Plastic Surgery - The Meeting

Residents and Fellows

Resident Registration: The Best Deal in Town

Sign up today!Residents and Fellows in an approved plastic surgery program are eligible to join the ASPS Residents & Fellows Forum (RFF) for $100. As a subscriber, you will also receive a complimentary registration to Plastic Surgery The Meeting, when you register on or before 9/19. Registration after this date: $150.
Applications to join the RFF are available by calling ASPS Member Services toll-free at (800) 766-4955 or (847) 228-9900 or online

Registration Includes:

  • Admission to the Residents’ Reception (Thursday)
  • Admission to the Opening Ceremonies and Welcome Reception
  • One (1) free 1-hour instructional course of your choice
  • Complimentary registration to the Asset Protection Course
  • Access to the general scientific sessions and Exhibit Hall
  • Complimentary lunch and refreshment breaks in the Exhibit Hall
  • Admission to Residents Day and the Duet Injection Demonstration Program 


Residents: On-site Free Instructional Courses*

Again this year we will offer free admittance to instructional courses for all residents and fellows while on-site. Complimentary admission is based on availability and registration no more than one hour prior to the start of any IC. Please visit the On-site Registration Desk to register for these courses.

*Note: Admission is not guaranteed for free Instructional Courses. Advance registration for ICs is advised to guarantee your seat.



Thursday, October 25

Residents Reception

Time: 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Network with peers and members of the ASPS Young Plastic Surgeons Forum; learn how to navigate Plastic Surgery The Meeting; hear about “must-attend” programs, and enjoy hors d’oeuvres and cocktails. It’s a great way to kick off your meeting.

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Friday, October 26

Residents Day

Entering Practice: The Real World

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Organized by the ASPS/The PSF Young Plastic Surgeons Steering Committee
Fee: Registration is complimentary for all residents and fellows (includes lunch)
Starting a practice presents challenges as well as opportunities. There are myriad decisions to be made. How will you practice? Where will you practice? What type of practice opportunity is best for you? We’ll share first-hand perspectives on solo, multi-specialty and academic practices, combined with timely and useful information you’ll need for starting your practice.


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New! Duet Injection Program:
Presentation and Live Demonstration

Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Fee: Registration is complimentary for all residents and fellows
Not for credit
Residents are invited to participate in this free, on-label workshop to learn about BOTOX® Cosmetic and Juvederm® XC. The program will feature live onlabel injection demonstrations.


2:30 - 2:45 p.m.: BOTOX® Cosmetic Presentation

2:45 - 2:50 p.m.: Juvederm® XC Review

2:50 - 3:30 p.m.: BOTOX® Cosmetic and Juvederm® XC live on-label Injections


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Saturday, October 27 & Sunday, October 28

Residents Bowl

Saturday, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m., 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Sunday, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m., 2:30 - 3:15 p.m.
Anureet Bajaj, MD and former Jeopardy! Champion Hatem Abou-Sayed, MD

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Winning isn’t everything, but we are keeping score. Saturday and Sunday, teams of four compete to answer questions on case studies covering the core curriculum of plastic surgery. A great review and fun, too. Individual and group registrations accepted. Build your teams now. It’s your chance to unseat 2011 winner Stanford University. Submit your teams to Jerime Wargo before August 31 (16 team limit).