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Transgender patients typically do not identify with the gender assigned at birth. Both the genital sex, as well as the secondary sex characteristics that develop during puberty, lead to clinically significant psychological distress, also known as gender dysphoria. A complex and extended transition period is usually required that involves numerous diagnostic processes, medical-surgical treatments and extensive psychological care. All of this is aimed at allowing patients to achieve the physical expression of the gender with which they identify, averting severe psychological conflicts, improving self-esteem and quality of life, and fostering the patient’s successful integration into the workplace, family and society.
As one of the fastest growing areas within plastic surgery, dissemination of education in gender surgery is essential to improving patient outcomes and spurring on new innovations. For this reason, Facialteam Training & Education proudly presents the second annual Workshop titled Current Concepts in Gender Affirming Surgery for Women in Transition, online for the first time ever.
The Workshop will be a high-level, immersive 2-day program, designed to encourage discussion and introduce novel techniques and approaches to improve gender congruence. The program features internationally recognized speakers offering an overview of the state-of-the-art in three different fields: Transgender Health, Genital Surgery and Facial Surgery. A notable advantage is that the Workshop will be recorded and available for later viewing for several weeks in order to accommodate everyone as best possible.
The Workshop has been accredited by WPATH, so attendees may obtain GEI continuing education credits.
Facialteam Training & Education
Specialists in oral and maxillofacial surgery, reconstructive and plastic surgery, ENT surgeons, endocrinologists, psychiatrists and any healthcare professional with experience working in the field of gender identity.
Thursday, March 11th, 2021
Friday, March 12th, 2021
220 EUR for professionals.
180 EUR for professionals – SECPF members only.
160 EUR for trainees and residents*.
120 EUR for trainees and residents* – SECPF members only.
* Verification is required and must be on record by January 30th, 2021. Valid documentation: proof of payment of academic tuition, letter from residency supervisor or academic supervisor.
Facialteam T&E DIRECTOR
Dr. Fermín Capitán Cañadas, PhD
Facialteam, Marbella, Málaga, Spain
The times listed below are in GMT+1
Thursday, March 11th
Schedule may be subject to change
16:00 – 16:10 OPENING AND WELCOME
Prof. Dr. Walter Pierre Bouman, President World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH)
Moderator: Prof. Dr. Loren S. Schechter
16:10 – 16:13 PRESENTATION
16:13 – 16:33 TRANSGENDER HEALTH 1:
Rights for transgender people
Dr. Jamison Green
16:33 – 16:53 TRANSGENDER HEALTH 2:
Comprehensive care of the transgender patient
16:53 – 17:13 TRANSGENDER HEALTH 3:
The role of gender-affirming treatment in the mental health of transgender people
Prof. Dr. Jon Arcelus, University of Nottingham, UK
17:13-17:33 TRANSGENDER HEALTH 4:
Prof. Dr. Guy T’Sjoen, Ghent University, Belgium
17:33 – 17:53 TRANSGENDER HEALTH DEBATE
17:53 – 17:58 BREAK
Moderator: Dr. Marci Bowers
17:58 – 18:01 PRESENTATION
18:01 – 18:21 GENITAL SURGERY 1:
Vaginoplasty, what is new?
Prof. Dr. Stan Monstrey, Ghent University, Belgium
18:21 – 18:41 GENITAL SURGERY 2:
20 years of surgery. What have we learned and where are we going?
Dr. Iván Mañero, IM Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
18:41 – 19:01 GENITAL SURGERY 3:
Dr. Pierre Brassard
19:01 – 19:21 GENITAL SURGERY 4:
Prof. Dr. Miroslav Djordjevic
19:21 – 19:41 GENITAL SURGERY DEBATE
19:41 END OF DAY 1
Friday, March 12th
Schedule may be subject to change
FACIAL SURGERY I
Moderator: Dr. Shane D. Morrison
16:00 – 16:03 PRESENTATION
16:03 – 16:33 FACIAL SURGERY 1:
Facial Gender Confirmation Surgery – State of the art
Dr. Daniel Simon, Facialteam, Marbella, Málaga, Spain
16:33 – 17:03 FACIAL SURGERY 2:
Forehead reconstruction and simultaneous hair transplant
Dr. Luis Capitán, Facialteam, Marbella, Málaga, Spain
17:03 – 17:33 FACIAL SURGERY 3:
My approach to upper face feminization
Dr. Christopher Inglefield, London Bridge Plastic Surgery, UK
17:33 – 17:53 FACIAL SURGERY I DEBATE
17:53 – 17:58 BREAK
FACIAL SURGERY II
Moderator: Dr. Devin Coon, Johns Hopkins Center for Transgender Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
17:58 – 18:01 PRESENTATION
18:01 – 18:21 FACIAL SURGERY 4:
Rhinoplasty and lip lift
Dr. Raúl J. Bellinga, Facialteam, Marbella, Málaga, Spain
18:21 – 18:41 FACIAL SURGERY 5:
Lower jaw contouring and surgical guides
Dr. Javier Gutiérrez-Santamaría, Facialteam, Marbella, Málaga, Spain
18:41 – 19:01 FACIAL SURGERY 6:
Dr. Jens U. Berli
19:01 – 19:21 FACIAL SURGERY II DEBATE
19:21 – 19:26 CLOSING REMARKS
Dr. Daniel Simon and Dr. Luis Capitán, Facialteam, Marbella, Málaga, Spain
19:26 END OF DAY 2
Prof. Jon Arcelus is a clinical professor in mental health and transgender health at the University of Nottingham and an honorary clinician at the Nottingham Centre for Transgender Health. He joined the team in 2014 as a clinician and director of research.
Dr. Bellinga earned a degree in oral & maxillofacial surgery at the University Hospital Ramón y Cajal, later gaining a master’s degree from the University Hospital Alcalá de Henares in Madrid (Spain). He also has achieved specialization in aesthetic & cosmetic
Dr. Berli received his medical degree from the University of Zurich. His residency was spent in general surgery/ortho-trauma in Switzerland, and in plastic surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Berli has been a visiting physician at
Prof. Walter Pierre Bouman is a medical doctor, psychiatrist, sexologist, psychotherapist and accredited clinical trainer/supervisor, specializing in gender and sexuality at the Nottingham Centre for Transgender Health. He is an honorary professor at the School of Medicine at the University of Nottingham.
With an undergraduate degree in medicine and surgery from the University of Granada (2000), he obtained the title of specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery via the exclusive MIR system (2006) after 5 years of residency at the University Hospital Virgen de las Nieves of Granada.
Dr. Devin O’Brien Coon is an assistant professor of plastic and reconstructive surgery, and biomedical engineering at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his general surgery and plastic surgery training at the Johns Hopkins/University of Maryland integrated residency program,
As a highly experienced plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgeon, Dr. Inglefield has performed thousands of procedures. Over the years, he has gained vast experience in a wide range of specialities, including gender confirmation surgery, facial and body feminization surgery, and body
Dr. Mañero is one of the most highly reputed aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgeons outside Europe. With extensive experience and training in some of the leading hospitals in the United States, Brazil, the United Kingdom and Spain, he has become an indispensable authority on plastic,
Prof. Dr. Stanislas Monstrey is one of the world’s foremost SRS surgeons. Based in Belgium, Dr. Monstrey is a professor in plastic surgery and a leading member of Ghent University Hospital’s Centre for Sexology and Gender, where both FTM and MTF surgeries are performed weekly.
Dr. Javier Gutiérrez achieved the degree of medicine & surgery in the University of Navarra (Pamplona, Spain) in 2007. Afterwards, he obtained the medical specialization in oral & maxillofacial surgery at the Hospital Universitario Vall d’Hebron in Barcelona in 2013.
With an undergraduate degree in dental medicine and after specializing in surgical anatomy of the face, Dr. Daniel Simon began his residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery in Sao Paulo, in 2001, and finished it in 2004. From 2005 to 2007, Dr. Simon completed a
Prof. Guy G. R. T’Sjoen obtained his medical degree at the Ghent University in 1995. From 1995 till 2000 he specialised in internal medicine (St.-Jan Ziekenhuis, Brugge; St.-Bartholomew’s, London; Ghent University Hospital). He obtained his specialist qualifications in
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CURRENT CONCEPTS IN GENDER AFFIRMING SURGERY
FOR WOMEN IN TRANSITION
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