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RRS & Johns Hopkins Symposium

The first symposium on Advanced Techniques in Rhinoplasty was held on 22-23 january 2009
by rhinology Research Society in collaboration with division of facial plastic surgery,
John Hopkins University.
International Instructors included:

Ira Papel
Vice President, American Board facial Plastic Surgery
Author of newly published book titled "Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery"

Patrick Byrne
Director, Division of Facial Plastic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University


THURSDAY (22 January 2009)
9:00-9:30 Documentation in Rhinoplasty Ira Papel
9:30-10:00 Functional Rhinoplasty: Important Principles Patrick Byrne
10:00-10:30 Grafts in Rhinoplasty Ira Papel
10:30-11:00 BREAK  
11:00-11:30 Surgery of the Middle Vault/Nasal Valve Ira Papel
11:30-12:00 Saddle Nose Correction Ira Papel
12:00-12:30 The Structure Approach to Rhinoplasty: Techniques and Pearls Patrick Byrne
12:30-13:00 Predictable Tip Techniques in Rhinoplasty Ira Papel
13:00-14:00 LUNCH  
14:00-14:30 Correction of the Crooked Nose Ira Papel
14:30-15:00 Management of Alar Retraction Patrick Byrne
15:00-15:30 Strategies in Revision Rhinoplasty Ira Papel
15:30-16:00 BREAK  
16:00-16:30 Strategies for the Management of Extremes of Nasal Skin Soft Tissue Envelope Thickness Patrick Byrne
16:30-17:00 Complications: Recognition and Prevention Ira Papel
17:00-17:30 Nasal Reconstruction: Strategies for Small to Massive Defects Patrick Byrne
17:30-18:30 Selected Video Presentations Patrick Byrne
Ira Papel
FRIDAY (23 January 2009)
9:00-13:00 Rhinoplasty Live Surgical Demonstrations Ira Papel
Patrick Byrne


RRS-JH Symposium