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Dr Andrew Jacono’s Book Review by Dr Tim Papadopoulos.

A highlight of the last MAFAC Advanced Course, in Brisbane October  2019 was the teaching of Andrew Jacono, the Prince of the Deep Plane Facelift, from New York.

The Surgical demonstration performed by Andrew, on an excellent cadaver, was outstanding. In fact, several Faculty colleagues present who had visited him in New York to observe and […]

2021-09-16T06:54:17+00:00September 5th, 2021|Anatomy News|
  • university of Groningen

MAFAC’S Tagliacozzi Research Fellow was offered a PHD position at University of Groningen, the Netherlands

Europe’s first professor of aesthetic plastic surgery, Prof. dr. Berend van der Lei, who is affiliated with the University Medical Centre Groningen, offered Dr. Lennert Minelli, a PhD position for the ongoing research and Dr. Bryan Mendelson to become the promotor of this PhD project.

The Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (RUG) was founded in 1614 and is the […]

2021-09-16T05:47:08+00:00August 20th, 2021|Anatomy News|
  • Dr Von Hagens

MAFAC Announces New Collaboration With Dr. Von Hagens’ Plastination Laboratory

MAFAC Announces New Collaboration With Dr. Von Hagens’ Plastination Laboratory

The Gubener Plastinate Company near Berlin, Germany, which was founded by legendary Dr. Gunther von Hagens, is considered the world leader in the art/science of plastination. The plastinarium has accepted to work with MAFAC on the production of a series of sheet plastination slices which will […]

2021-08-10T06:59:06+00:00July 6th, 2021|Anatomy News|
  • yonsei university

MAFAC Partners with the World Authority of Soft-Tissue Micro-CT

MAFAC Partners with the World Authority of Soft-Tissue Micro-CT, Prof. Hun-Mu Yang From The Yonsei University College of Medicine in Seoul, South Korea

Prof. Hun-Mu Yang and his team, who have published the world’s leading papers on the use of micro-computed tomography (micro-CT) for the demonstration of soft tissue organization, have accepted to work with MAFAC […]

2021-08-11T06:32:05+00:00June 14th, 2021|Anatomy News|

The Medical Engineering Research Facility Of The Queensland University Of Technology Becomes New Home For The MAFAC Research

The Medical Engineering Research Facility Of The Queensland University Of Technology Becomes New Home For The MAFAC Research

The second part of the Tagliacozzi facial anatomy research will be conducted at the Medical Engineering Research Facility (MERF) of the Queensland University of Technology (QUT). This comes after the University of Melbourne’s Department of Anatomy was unable […]

2021-08-20T04:40:18+00:00May 20th, 2021|Anatomy News|
  • ISAPS World 2021

MAFAC Strongly Represented at ISAPS WORLD

MAFAC Strongly Represented at ISAPS WORLD

Sixteen members of MAFAC presented at the first 48-hour non-stop around-the-globe fully virtual scientific conference held by ISAPS on 27-28 March 2021.

The unique ISAPS World Virtual Meeting event ran across 5 time zones, with customised regional programs. Over 48 hours, 400 expert speakers presented the latest in aesthetic education across […]

2021-09-07T01:54:27+00:00March 30th, 2021|Anatomy News|
  • Meeting

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|

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|
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