Yearly Archives: 2020

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The Christmas MAFAC Research Meetings

The Christmas MAFAC Research Meetings

In November and December, MAFAC organised two follow-up Research Meetings. The progress of the research was discussed, and more in-depth presentations were given. Speakers included Dr. Jeremy Wilson, Dr. Andrés Freschi and Prof. Mark Ashton.

 Dr. Jeremy Wilson, a plastic surgeon at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, first presented on the biomechanics of […]

2021-08-10T02:43:31+00:00December 18th, 2020|Anatomy News|

MAFAC Held its First Research Meeting

On September 4th 2020, the first MAFAC Research Meeting took place. This virtual meeting was unique as it was the very first meeting with leading international plastic surgeons and anatomists to focus exclusively on discussing facelift anatomy in detail. This meeting was recorded and is available for members of the MAFAC Academy.

On September 4th, […]

2021-08-10T02:41:01+00:00September 4th, 2020|Anatomy News|
  • A Building is only as strong as its Foundation

A Building is only as strong as its Foundation

Dr. Justin O’Brien, a Brighton-based ENT surgeon and one of the original MAFAC members, has allowed his thesis on facial anatomy to be shared on the MAFAC website. Although the majority of the findings were published in four papers and one textbook chapter, the unpublished findings form the groundwork for the future research.

The thesis of […]

2020-09-27T04:18:20+00:00August 5th, 2020|Anatomy News|

2020 Melbourne MAFAC Course Update

Due to the current COVID-19 situation and the second wave now hitting Melbourne, it has become increasingly difficult to plan for the November MAFAC course in Melbourne. In fact, it has become unrealistic. The MAFAC faculty has made the regrettable decision to cancel this year’s Course.

Consideration was given to changing the format to an online […]

2021-08-10T06:49:46+00:00July 23rd, 2020|MAFAC News|

Tagliacozzi’s Corner: A New Haven for Anatomy News

With the MAFAC Course having grown to become internationally renowned, it has raised the bar for anatomy teaching and learning worldwide. The international faculty meets regularly to discuss facial anatomy, sharing knowledge and stimulating the development of new ideas. As a result, an […]

2021-07-27T11:52:20+00:00July 7th, 2020|Anatomy News|

2020 Las Vegas MAFAC Course Update

We regret to that the 2020 Las Vegas MAFAC course has been cancelled due to COVID-19.

However, we are pleased to confirm that the Melbourne MAFAC is confirmed to go ahead as planned in adherence with COVID-19 restrictions.

If you require any clarification please email

2021-08-10T06:49:53+00:00July 6th, 2020|MAFAC News|
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