2019 Hot Topics Print
The Absolute Latest in Gluteal Augmentation: New Advancements, New Techniques, Making It Safe - Round Table of the Experts: Gluteal Fat Grafting
Stay Subcutaneous! A Novel Smart Sensing Muscle Cannula in Buttock Augmentation – Dave Turer, MD                                                

Panel: We Now Know How to Stay Safe in Gluteal Fat Grafting – Heres What Everyone Needs to Know
Panelists: Daniel Del Vecchio, MD, Hector Duran, MD, Alfredo Hoyos, MD, Henry Mentz, MD and Simeon Wall Jr., MD

Much Ado About Fat
Cellular Inhibition of Adipogenesis – Kai Schlaudraff, MD
The Endocrine Knife: Fat Metabolism in Menopause and Midage - Insights 2019 – Haideh Hirmand, MD
Lightning Update: FDA Stem Cell Regulations – Robert Singer, MD    
Lightning Q & A – Haideh Hirmand, MD, Kai Schlaudraff, MD and Robert Singer, MD

The New Devices: Breakthroughs in Minimally-Invasive Surgery and Nonsurgical Skin Tightening
Barry D’s New Product Review: The Good, Bad, Hot and Not – Barry DiBernardo, MD
Rotational Fractional Resection: Real Breakthrough? – Laurence Berkowitz, MD
Cytrellis Fractional Coring Skin Tightening Technology: Game Changer? – Jason Pozner, MD
Eon: A Novel 1064 NM Laser Delivery System for Non-Contact Lipolysis – Renato Saltz, MD

Invasion of the Non-Invasive/Minimally Invasives
Non-Invasive Landscape 2019: What is Exciting? – Haideh Hirmand, MD
Renuvion – J-Plasma: Has it Found a Home in Body Contouring? – Frank Barone, MD
The Unveiling:  CoolTone from Allergan – Simeon Wall, Jr., MD
PMMA Mandibular & Jawline Enhancement – Steve Weiner, MD    
Sculptra Buttock Augmentation? Is It Worth Anyone’s Time or Money – Christopher Khorsandi, MD
FaceTite and BodyTite: The Latest Marketing Gimmick? Better or Worse? – Jason Pozner, MD    

Panel: Minimally Invasive Aesthetics and Can They Really Change Our Practices?
Panelists: Frank Barone, MD,  Laurence Berkowitz, MD, Barry DiBernardo, MD, Haideh Hirmand, MD, Christopher Khorsandi, MD, Jason Pozner, MD, Renato Saltz, MD and Steve Weiner, MD

The World of Breast Implants
Panel 1 – New Implant and Breast Technologies
Update on Motiva US FDA Trial – Caroline Glicksman, MD
MRI is Out: What You Need to Know About In-Office Ultrasound for Your Implant Patients – William Adams, Jr., MD
Panel 2 – BI-ALCL, Biofilms and Texture
Update on French ANSM Implant Hearing – Michael Atlan, MD
Update on US FDA Medical Device Hearing – William Adams, Jr., MD    
Textured Devices & ADM – Alan Danino, MD
Betadine & Common Organism Association with Capsular Contracture & BIA-ALC – Mark Jewell, MD                                                                                                     
Update on Hypochlorous Acid for Capsular Contracture and Infection – Jack Fisher, MD                                   Characterizing the Microbiome of the Contracted Breast Capsule Using Next-Generation Sequence – Jason Pozner, MD    

Panelists: William Adams, Jr., MD, Michael Atlan, MD, Alan Danino, MD, Jack Fisher MD, Caroline Glicksman, MD, Mark Jewell, MD, and Jason Pozner, MD

Breast Implant Debate 1:  Bacteria are the cause of Capsular Contracture and BIA-ALCL
Con Argument – Terence Myckatyn, MD
Pro Argument – Anand Deva, MD
Winner Decided – William Adams, Jr., MD and W. Grant Stevens, MD

Breast Implant Debate 2: Textured Implants Should Be An Option For Our Patients
Con Argument – John Potochny, MD
Pro Argument – Bradley Calobrace, MD
Winner Decided – William Adams, Jr., MD and W. Grant Stevens, MD

Debate Discussion and Panelist Discussion on Breast Implant Illness – A Medical Diagnosis?
Panelists: William Adams, Jr., MD, Bradley Calobrace, MD, Anand Deva, MD, Melinda Haws, MD, Terence Myckatyn, MD, John Potochny, MD and W. Grant Stevens, MD

Trends and New Developments in Medspa and Practice Management
Panel: Practice Building Essentials in 2019
Panelists: A. Jay Burns, MD, Tiffany McCormack, MD, Henry Mentz, MD, W. Grant Stevens, MD, and Jennifer Walden, MD

Social Media – Are You a Famous Surgeon, or Are You InstaFamous?
Live from New Orleans:  The Dishonest Truth of Plastic Surgery in Social Media – Rachel Walker, MD
Running Commentary: Paco Canales, MD, Ashley Gordon, MD, Melinda Haws, MD, Haideh Hirmand, MD, W. Grant Stevens, MD and Jennifer Walden, MD

New Tech and Controversies in Feminine Rejuvenation
FDA Update on RF Feminine Rejuvenation Devices – Paco Canales, MD
FDA Update on Light-Based Feminine Rejuvenation Devices – Jennifer Walden, MD

New Toxin: Better Than Botox?
Jeuveau: Better Than Botox? – Z. Paul Lorenc, MD

Getting Under Your Skin – New Developments in Skin Science            
The Latest in Topical PRP – Zoe Draelos, MD
Non-Surgical Fat Reduction and Topical Modulation of Adipose Tissue Physiology – Alan Widgerow, MD
Finding Unexpected Beauty in Aesthetic Innovation – From Aspiring to Deliver “Botox” Without a Needle to a
Paradigm Shift in Cancer Treatment – Ryan Beal, MD
The State of the Art in PRP for Plastic Surgeons – Ashley Gordon, MD
Update: FDA Trial – Injectable Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum (CCH) For the Treatment of Cellulite – Lawrence Bass, MD
How to Use (and Not Use) Tranexamic Acid for Your Patients – James Fernau, MD

Panelists: Lawrence Bass, MD, Ryan Beal, MD, Zoe Draelos, MD, James Fernau, MD, Ashley Gordon, MD, Z. Paul Lorenc, and Alan Widgerow, MD

Closing Remarks