September 10th, 2012
The Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons (KSPS) Visiting Professor for 2012, Dr. V. Le Roy Young, Professor at Washington University in St. Louis, was a guest of the UK Division of Plastic Surgery. On Monday September 10th, Dr. Young gave lectures on "Patient Safety in Plastic Surgery" and "The Science of Fat Grafting" and heard case presentations by the upper level residents.
In addition, UK's Plastic Surgery residents took the first, second, and third place honors in the KSPS research competition against the University of Louisville.
1st place: Mike Lynch
2nd place: Jason Buseman
3rd place: Brad Turner
Photo: L to R: Brad Turner, Vinaya Rednam, Mike Lynch, LeRoy Young (Visiting Professor), William North, Jared Nimtz, and Jason Buseman.
June 30th, 2012
Those in attendance included (L to R): Ryan Wilson, David Atashroo, Vinaya Rednam, Jason Buseman, Mike Lynch, William North, Brad Turner and Joe Hill.
Dr. Henry Vasconez was invited to give the James Harvey Hendrix Lecture at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi in June 2012.
May 12th, 2012
On May 12, 2012, the ACGME RRC gave approval for five years of continued accreditation to the Integrated Plastic Surgery Residency Program at the University of Kentucky. This culminates a great deal of work and preparation conducted by the staff, residents, and faculty of the Division.
May 9th, 2012
On May 9, 2012, Dr. Vasconez gave a presentation in the new hospital auditorium on "What's New in Plastic Surgery."
September 12, 2011
Paul Cederna, MD, Associate Chair and Professor of the Division of Plastic Surgery and the Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, were the 2011 Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons Visiting Professor. Dr. Cederna was the guest speaker of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of Kentucky Conference on September 12, 2011.
The faculty and residents are left to right: Dr. Lesley Wong, Dr. Vinaya Redman, Dr. Jason Buseman, Dr. Jared Nimtz, Dr. Henry Vasconez, Dr. Paul Cederna, Dr. Joe Hill, Dr. Daniel Stewart, and Dr. James Liau.