Saturday, September 17, 2011
11:30AM - 1:00PM
Bernard J. Costello, DMD, MD
Program Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Pittsburgh
In recent years there has been a groundswell of enthusiasm regarding pediatric craniofacial surgery. A number of key events have helped propel new academic and private practice opportunities for oral and maxillofacial surgeons that have an interest in treating patients with clefts, craniofacial anomalies and other disorders seen in children. Additionally, a number of innovations and technological advances have provided interesting opportunities for improved care for the pediatric patient. At this lunch and learn, we will discuss some of the historical events that helped propel our specialty forward in this area, and also discuss cases that highlight innovation.
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to: