Program at a Glance

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

03:30 pm – 04:30 pm:                    Registration

04:30 pm – 05:00 pm:                    Opening Ceremony

05:00 pm – 06:30 pm:                    Session I (Aesthetic Surgery)

06:30 pm – 08:00 pm:                    Life Coaching Session

Thursday, November 29th, 2018

09:30 am – 10:50 pm:                    Session II (Head and Neck: Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery)

10:50 am – 11:30 pm:                    Session III (Head and Neck: Facial Reconstruction)

11:30 pm – 01:00 pm:                    Workshop

01:00 pm – 05:00 pm:                    Lunch Break

05:00 pm – 06:30 pm:                    Session IV (General Reconstruction)

06:30 pm – 08:00 pm:                    Session V (Hand Surgery & General Reconstruction)

Friday, November 30th, 2018

09:30 am– 10:30 am:           Session VI (Burns and Miscellaneous)


Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

 04:30 pm – 05:00 pm

Opening Ceremony


Prof. Tarek Aboulezz (Conference General Sec.)

Prof. Gamal Youssef (Conference President)

Prof. Samia Saied (Conference Honorary President)

Prof. Hashem Ayad (ESPRS Treasurer)

Prof. Atef Emam (ESPRS General Sec.)

Prof. Ahmed Maged ElMofty (ESPRS President)




Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

05:00 pm-06:30 pm

Session I: Aesthetic Surgery:  A. Facial aesthetics


Chairpersons: (in alphabetical order)

Prof. Ayman Abu Elmakarem

Prof. Fawzy Hamza

Prof. Hassan Badran

Prof. Sorya Terzaki

Prof. Wael Sakr



05:00 pm – 05:10 pm: How to guarantee patient safety in plastic surgery?

Prof. Sorya Terzaki (El Matria Teaching Hospital)


05:10 pm – 05:20 pm: Facial balance and orthognathic surgery.

Prof. Samia Saied (Sohag University)


05:20 pm – 05:30 pm: The use of face lift approach for removal of facial fillers.

Prof. Ayman Abu Elmakarem Shaker (Ain Shams University)


05:30 pm – 05:40 pm: Conservative Rhinoplasty.

Prof. Hassan Badran (Ain Shams University)


B.Trunk and breast aesthetics

05:40 pm – 05:50 pm: Challenges in plastic surgery practice.

Prof. Fawzy Hamza) Al Azhar University)


05:50 pm – 06:00 pm: Outcomes of abdominoplasty with Scarpa fascia preservation: A systematic review.

Dr. Ahmed Elsayed Mousselhy (Ain Shams University)


06:00 pm – 06:10 pm: Different Modalities for correction of breast asymmetry.

                                                            Dr. Mohamed Saad Aboshaban (Monofyia University (


06:10 pm– 06:20 pm:  Breast Reduction For Improved Results.

Prof. Khaled Nowair (Al Mahala Hospital)


06:30 pm – 08:00 pm

Life Coaching Session

By: Dr. Ahmed Latif


Thursday 29th, November 2018:

09:30 am – 10:50 pm

Session II: Head and Neck :

Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery


Chairpersons: (in alphabetical order)

Prof. Amr Magdy

Prof. Atef Emam

Prof. Hashem Ayad

Prof. Mohamed Sobhi zaki

Prof. Wael Elshaer



09:30 am – 09:40 am: The versatility of the composite grafts in restoring the integrity of the eye lids.

Prof. Ayman Abu Elmakarem Shaker (Ain Shams University)


09:40 am – 09:50 am: Orbital hypertolerism, is it a difficult problem?

Prof. Ayman Abu Elmakarem Shaker (Ain Shams University)


09:50 am – 10:00 am: Wide cleft palates a challenge for plastic surgeons.

Prof. ElSayed Mandour Ismail (Tanta University)


10:00 am – 10:10 am: Challenges of cleft lip nose.

Prof. Hashem Ayad (Tanta University)


10:10 am – 10:20 am: Plastic surgery challenges what is possible.

Prof. Mohamed Shoeib (Sohag University)


10:20 am– 10:30 am:  Cleft practice in Egypt.

Prof. Tarek Abuelzz (Sohag University)


10:30 am – 10:40 am: Distraction osteagenesis as followed by ET sean in pierre robin sequcesne.

Prof. Ahmed Mahrous (Minia University)




10:50 am – 11:30 am

Session III: Head and Neck

Facial Reconstruction

Chairpersons: (in alphabetical order)

Prof. Ahmed Mahrous

Prof. Mohamed Elhadidy

Prof. Mohamed Kadry

Prof. Rafaat Anani

Prof. Samia Saied




10:50 am– 11:00 am:  Aesthetics functional restoration of complex facial defects.

Prof. Mohamed Sobhi Zaki (Cairo University)


11:00 am – 11:10 am: Reconstruction of the ear after traumatic total amputation, case report.

Prof. Fayez ElDeeb (Ahmed Maher Teaching Hospital)


11:10 am– 11:20 am:  Management of large cirsoid aneurysms of the scalp using tissue expanders, intravascular occlusion, and En Block Excision.

Prof. Ahmed Elshahat (Ain Shams University)


11:20 am – 11:30 am: Versatility of rhomboid (Limberg) flap in reconstruction of facial defects after resection of skin tumors.

Dr. Ahmed Ali Abdelrahim (South Vally University – Qena)




11:30 am - 01:00 pm




Threads Promoitalia rejuvenation and lifting with Assufil and Double Needle

By Prof. Bassem Zaki ( Ain Shams University)




01:00 pm – 05:00 pm : Lunch Break

05:00 pm –06:30 pm

Session IV: General Reconstruction

Chairpersons: (in alphabetical order)

Prof. Ahmed Maged ElMofty    

Prof. Mahmoud A. Rahman

Prof. Mohamed Elshazli

Prof. Moustafa ELSonbaty

Prof. Saad Elfayoumy



05:00 pm - 05:10 pm: Proposal Plan for heel reconstruction guided by studying of cutaneous microcirculation using laser fluximetry flowmetry.

Prof. Mohamed Kadry (Cairo University)


05:10 pm - 05:20 pm: Plastic surgery challenge in war wounds management.

Prof. Atef Emam (Military Medical Academy)


05:20 pm- 05:30 pm:  Reconstructive plastic surgery challenges.

Prof. Moustafa Elsonbaty (Assuit University)


05:30 pm - 05:40 pm: Propeller Flaps in leg reconstruction and where we are ?

Prof. Saad Elfayoumy (Ain Shams University)


05:40 pm - 05:50 pm: Lower leg defect a challenging problem.

Prof. Youssef Saleh (Assuit University)


05:50 pm - 06:00 pm: Lower extremity reconstruction: management and outcomes.

Prof. Tarek Elmenoufy (Military Medical Academy)


06:00 pm - 06:10 pm: Medial head of gastoquremous flap.

Prof. Gamal Youssef (Sohag University)


06:10 pm - 06:20 pm: Sural flap for coverage of the foot.

Prof. Mahmoud A. Rahman (El Sahel Teaching Hospital)






06:30 pm –08:00 pm

Session V: Hand Surgery & General Reconstruction

Chairpersons: (in alphabetical order)

Prof. Ahmed Abou Hashem

Prof. Elsayed Mandour

Prof. Mohamed ElWahsh

Prof. Tarek Elmenoufy

Prof. Youssef Saleh



06:30 pm- 06:40 pm:  Free skin or free muscle flaps what's better in leg & foot reconstructive.

Dr. Mohamed Abdelaal (Sohag University)


06:40 pm- 06:50 pm:  Repair of a wide lower extremity defect with cross-leg free transfer of latissimus dorsi.

Dr.Mohamed Elyounsi (Assuit University (


06:50 pm– 07:00 pm:  The use of free flap in lower limb reconstruction.

Prof. Mohamed Fathi (Beni Suef University)


07:00 pm– 07:10 pm:  Super drainage reverse flow sural flap for foot and ankle reconstruction (a method to improve venous congestion and increase its reliability).

Dr. Ibrahim Sameh Rihan (South Vally University – Qena)

07:10 pm– 07:20 pm:  Submental flap in reconstruction of tongue and buccal mucosa

Prof. Mohamed El Wahsh  (El Zagzig University)

07:20 pm – 07:30 pm: Secondary repair and reconstruction of zone 2 flexor tendons.

Prof. Raafat Anani (El Zagazig University)


07:30 pm – 07:40 pm: Duputryen's contruction where do we stand?

Prof. Ahmed Abou Hashem (El Zagzig University)


07:40 pm – 07:50 pm: Redial forearm flap in reconstruction of wrist and hand defects.

Dr. Ahmed Gaber (Sohag University)




Friday, November 30th, 2018

09:00 am – 10:30 am

Session VI: Burns and Miscellaneous


Chairpersons: (in alphabetical order)

Prof. Abdou Darwish

Prof. Fayez Eldeeb

Prof. Gamal Youssef

Prof. Mohamed Abdelreheem

Prof. Tarek Abuelzz



09:00 am– 09:10 am:  Low cost skin bank.

Prof. Ahmed Maged Elmofty (Al Azhar University)


09:10 am– 09:20 am:  Post Burn Breast Deformity.

Prof. Abdou Darwish (Minia University)


09:20 am – 09:30 am: Postburn contreated neck the problem and the management.

Prof. Tarek Abuelzz (Sohag University)


B. Miscellaneous

09:30 am – 09:40 am: Reliability of pectrealis major muscle flap in reconstruction of cervico facial defects.

Dr. Ahmed Gaber (Sohag University)


09:40 am– 09:50 am: Vaginal reconstruction using laparoscopic assisted peritoneal pouch.

Prof. Walid Moustafa (Tanta University)



09:50 am– 10:00 am:  Ten years experience in glans and distal penile reconstruction, tips for a successful and reliable technique.

Prof. Walid Moustafa (Tanta University)



10:00 am - 10:10 am: Versatility of keystone island perforator flap in reconstruction of large myelomeningocele defect.

Dr. Mahmoud Abdalla Hifny (South Vally University – Qena)

General Information

Meeting Dates

The Meeting will be held from 28th – 30th November, 2018.

Meeting Venue

The Meeting will take place in the Mövenpick Resort Soma Bay, Hurghada.


The official language of the congress is English.

Meeting badges

All participants must wear the Congress identification badges. Entrance to meeting

halls and exhibition area will not be permitted to any person without badge.


Presentations MUST be submitted to the IT technician at the scientific hall 15 minutes in advance to your talk.

Certificate of Presentation:

 A certificate of Presentation will be handed after presenting your paper.

Certificate of Attendance:

A certificate of attendance will be available at the registration desk at the end of

Friday 30th November, 2018.

Mobile Phone Manners:

As a courtesy to other attendees, please observe good mobile phone manners

When attending sessions, please turn off your mobile phone and other wireless communications.


The Egypt Currency is Egyptian Pound (EGP). Most hotels, restaurants and shops accept international credit cards.


Hurghada end of November is 25°C which is slightly warmer than the proceeding months.