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Introduction, Welcome and Overview of Program
Hadi Seikaly, Functional assessment in head and neck reconstruction and rehabilitation
Daniel O'Connell, Oral Cavity soft tissue reconstruction
Hadi Seikaly, Oropharynx reconstruction
John Wolfaardt, Oral rehabilitation in microvascular reconstruction, designing for functional outcomes
Hadi Seikaly, Mandibular reconstruction
John Wolfaardt, Surgical design and simulation, the role of digital technology
Daniel O'Connell, Maxillary reconstruction
Martin Osswald, Considerations for prosthetic reconstruction during simulated surgical planning of microvascular flaps
Discussion and Adjournment
Dr. Daniel O'Connell
Dr. O'Connell is a clinical lecturer in the Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Alberta. He completed a head and neck oncology and microvascular reconstructive fellowship at the University of Washington. His current research interests are functional and survival outcomes in oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers, subjective and objective scar aesthetics in head and neck surgery, and improving efficiency in head and neck cancer care.
Dr. Hadi Seikaly
Dr. Seikaly is the Director and Regional Section Head of the Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services. He is the co-editor of the Journal of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and is appointed as a Full Professor at the University of Alberta. His clinical research interests include functional surgical and reconstructive outcomes, microvascular head and neck reconstruction, submandibular gland transfer and medical modeling as it applies to the head and neck region.
Dr. John Wolfaardt
Dr. Wolfaardt is a Director of the Institute of Reconstructive Sciences in Medicine (iRSM) and is appointed as a Full Professor in the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Canada. His clinical and research interests are in the area of maxillofacial prosthetics with particular emphasis in the area of head and neck reconstruction, osseointegration and treatment outcomes.
Dr. Martin Osswald
Dr. Osswald joined iRSM in September 2009 as a Prosthodontist and holds a joint appointment in the Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Canada as an Assistant Professor. His clinical and research interests are in the field of maxillofacial osseointegrated reconstruction, particularly in the reconstruction of the maxilla and mandible, and have included the design of osseointegrated prostheses, associated material sciences, relevant cost implications and digital surgical planning and design technologies available.
|Dates and Times:
||Fri 24 June 2011 to
||Lecture, pitched at NQF n/a
||P-I Branemark, JHB
||R 500.00 (incl VAT)