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August Cadaver Workshop

Facial Cadaver Workshop

Get hands-on training on the latest and most popular facial cosmetic surgery procedures at our full-day August Facial Cadaver Workshop.


Saturday, August 19
Human Fresh Tissue Laboratory
Duke South Clinic Building
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina

Physician Member of AACS - $2,400
Physician Nonmember - $2,700
Resident / Training Fellow - $1,000

Maximum of 25 attendees

Workshop Learning Objectives:

  1. Develop better strategies for facial rejuvenation based on “best fit” procedures for a variety of patients
  2. Practice techniques to prevent complications
  3. Implement latest techniques in fat transfer procedures

What You Can Expect:

Attendees will get hands-on training by experts in facial cosmetic surgery, with no more than four participants and one faculty per cadaver. All didactics will take place in the Cadaver Lab. A multimedia approach will be used, and we recommend that registrants bring their own scrubs. All other instrumentation will be supplied. After hands-on demonstration of the latest advances in cosmetic technology, injectables and surgical techniques, attendees will have an improved ability to incorporate these into their practice.

Please wear scrubs and comfortable footwear as you will be spending the majority of the day in the lab.

Course Director:

Julie Woodward, MD

Program Schedule

Introduction and Welcome
Facial Danger Vascular Zones for Filler Injections Lecture Presentations
  • Vascular Anatomy of Angular Artery and Glabella 
    Julie Woodward, MD
  • Vascular Anatomy of the Temple 
    Tony Mangubat, MD 
  • Vascular Anatomy of the Perioral Area
    Mike Kluska, DO 
  • Endoscopic Brow Lift
    Ilya Leyngold, MD
  • Trichophytic Brow Lift
    Joe Niamtu, DMD
  • Deep Plane Face Lift 
    Kevin Duplechain, MD
  • Neck Lift 
    Robert Shumway, MD
Dissection Lab: Injection of Facial Fillers and Vascular Zones

Dissection Lab: Brow and Face Lift
11:45 - 1:00pm
Oculoplastics Lecture Presentations
  • Upper Lid Blepharoplasty
    John Fezza, MD
  • Lower Lid Blepharoplasty
  • Jeremiah Tao, MD
  • Ptosis Repair
    Cat Burkat, MD
  • Canthal Suspension
    Jason Liss, MD
Dissection Lab: Eyelid and Orbit Dissection
Otoplasty/ Facial Implants Lecture Presentations
  • Otoplasty
    Guillermo Blugerman, MD
  • Facial Implants
    Joe Niamtu, DMD
  • Lip Lift
    Sheila Barbarino, MD
  • Rhinoplasty
    Mike Nayak, MD
Dissections and Cadaver Lab Adjourns



We have a courtesy block set-up at the Hilton Garden Inn Durham / University Medical Center | 2102 W. Main Street | Durham, North Carolina. Visit the Hilton website for the special $150 +tax room rate:

Please note that reservations must be made by July 18 and rate cannot be guaranteed based on the number of rooms available.


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Saint Louis University School of Medicine and the American Academy or Cosmetic Surgery. Saint Louis University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:

Saint Louis University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.