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EPSA Cleft Workshop
November 27, 2016 - November 28, 2016400EGP – 1000EGP
It brings together treatment concepts for all sorts of clinicians as medicine , dentistry, speech, audiology, psychology and ethics who have been seeking answers to the multifaceted problem of cleft palate, regarding its embryopathogenesis, craniofacial growth, maxillary orthopedics, surgery, protraction of the maxilla, dental prostheses, secondary alveolar bone grafting, speech, hearing, genetics, psychosocial development and craniofacial surgery. The course will cover tutorials and live surgery for the trainees.
Workshop will be directed by Prof. Joseph Losee, chief of the Division of Pediatric Plastic Surgery at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh and director of the Pittsburgh Cleft-Craniofacial Center. Since joining Children’s in 2003, he has overseen the transition of the cleft-craniofacial center to the Division of Plastic Surgery, combining the resources of one of the nation’s leading pediatric hospitals with one of the oldest and busiest interdisciplinary centers for treating cleft and craniofacial anomalies in children.