Faculty

Co-Conference Chairs


Professor Jian Farhadi, Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London

Professor Farhadi is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon and Director of the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London. He trained in Switzerland and London, where he developed a specialisation in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast, including microvascular breast reconstruction. Due to his extensive experience he has become an authority on this subject, where he is regularly invited as a speaker to national and international conferences. Mr Farhadi runs an active research group, where he has published widely. He is the Chair of the London Breast Meeting, an annual international conference. Jian is the founder of BRA Foundation, a registered charity to raise awareness on the options of breast reconstruction. He is co-Chair of the European Master’s in surgical oncology, reconstructive and aesthetic breast surgery.

Due to his extensive experience he has become an authority on this subject, where he is regularly invited as a speaker to national and international conferences. Mr Farhadi runs an active research group, where he has published widely. He is the Chair of the London Breast Meeting, an annual international conference. Jian is the founder of BRA Foundation, a registered charity to raise awareness on the options of breast reconstruction. He is co-Chair of the European Master’s in surgical oncology, reconstructive and aesthetic breast surgery.

Professor Jaume Masia, Professor of Plastic Surgery Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu I Sant Paul, Barcelona

After achieving his medical degree at Barcelona University, Professor Masia carried out plastic surgery training at Sant Pau University Hospital in Barcelona. He completed his training through fellowships at Canniesburn Hospital (Glasgow, UK) and Queen Victoria Hospital (East Grinstead, UK).

In 1999, he introduced DIEP flaps for breast reconstruction in Spain. He got a post as consultant in plastic surgery at Sant Pau University Hospital in 2001. Two years later he became the Chief of the Microsurgery Unit and in 2007 he won the position as Chief of Plastic Surgery Department and Professor in Plastic Surgery at Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona.

Professor Masia was President of the Spanish Society of Plastic Surgery from 2011-13 and currently he is the President of the Spanish Society of Plastic Surgery Foundation for Education. Since 2010 he has been the Director of the International Master’s Degree on Reconstructive Microsurgery at Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona. He has been invited as lecturer and visiting Professor in more than 100 international meetings on plastic surgery. He is author of several papers and books; his current main interests are perforator flaps, lymphoedema surgery and medical education.

Conference Secretary


Marlene See, Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London

Marlene See is a Consultant in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London. Marlene's specialist interests are breast and microsurgical reconstruction.

Marlene trained in London and East Grinstead. Before embarking on her plastic surgery training, Marlene carried out research on 3D imaging and its application in facial analysis, for which she was awarded a Masters in Surgical Science. She completed her training with a fellowship in microsurgery at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals, London, and has published on the subjects of breast reconstruction, facial analysis and lower limb reconstruction. Her current practice involves breast reconstruction following therapeutic and risk-reducing mastectomies, including microvascular breast reconstruction; correction of congenital breast deformities and aesthetic breast surgery.

International Faculty


Chris Andree - Germany


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Christian Bonde Denmark - Denmark


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David Chang - USA


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Daniel del Vecchio - USA


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Gregory Evans - USA


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Florian Fitzal - Austria


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Eduardo Gonzalez - Argentina


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Dennis Hammond - USA


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Tari King - USA


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Michael Knauer - Switzerland


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Tibor Kovacs - United Kingdom


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Nicolas Leymarie - France


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Albert Losken - USA


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Fiona MacNeill - United Kingdom


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Patrick Maxwell - United Kingdom


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Nigel Mercer - United Kingdom


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Goo-Hyun M - South Korea


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Alexandre Munhoz - Brazil


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Sarah Pinder - United Kingdom


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Andrea Pusic - USA


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Richard Rainsbury - United Kingdom


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Arturo Ramirez-Montañana - Mexico


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Alberto Rancati - Argentina


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Michael Saint-Cyr - USA


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Marzia Salgarello - Italy


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Eric Santamaria - Mexico


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Isabelle Sarfati - France


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Hyung-Bo Sim - South Korea


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Mark Smith - USA


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Koenrad van Landuyt - Belgium


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Marcella Sanchez Vargas - Colombia


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Walter Weber - Switzerland


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