ISPRES, the International Society of Plastic Regenerative Surgeons was established in 2011 in Vancouver, British Columbia to fulfill the need for a forum where plastic surgeons from around the world could exchange ideas and advance the exciting new frontier of Regenerative Plastic Surgery.
Inauguration Meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia
The inauguration meeting for founding the International Society of Plastic Regenerative Surgery took place in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, May, 2011, during the 16th International Confederation of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery World Congress.
First Congress in Rome, Italy
The first congress of the newly formed International Society of Plastic Regenerative Surgery took place in Rome, Italy, from March 9 to March 11, 2012.
Second Congress in Berlin, Germany
The 2nd ISPRES Congress convened June 6 through 9, 2013, in Berlin, Germany. The meeting focused on the sharing of innovations in the clinical use of fat grafting, stromal vascular fraction, adipose-derived stem cells and growth factors.
Third Congress in Miami, Florida, United States
The 3rd ISPRES Congress convened in Miami, Florida between Sept. 12 – 24, 2014.
Fourth Congress in Beijing, China
Fifth Congress in Marseilles, France
The 5th ISPRES Congress took place Oct. 6 - 9, 2016 in Marseilles, France under the direction of Guy Magalon. More than 150 attendees participated in the Congress at the historical Palais du Pharo Congress Center. The three-day program included regenerative medicine and surgery courses, a live surgery day and educational sessions on trauma, facial rejuvenation, fat grafting and genital regenerative surgery.