8.40 – 9.00


David  Loughton

Chief executive, Royal Wolverhampton Hospital, Wolverhampton

9.00 – 11.00

Prepectoral breast reconstruction (PBR)

Ø  When, Who and Why?

Jaume Masia, Spain

How and what to choose? Practical tips – Live surgery if not Video of surgery

Ø  Which incision?

Hilton Becker, USA

Ø  Which antibiotics?

Raghavan Vidya, uk

Ø  Which implant?

Douglas Macmillan, UK

Ø  Which Mesh?

Jaume Masia, Spain

Ø  Drains do we need it?

Giorgio Berna, Italy

Ø  Pain relief, Physiotherapy and adjuncts

Simon Cawthorn, UK

Ø  Dressing

Tapan Sircar, uk


11.00 – 11.30

Coffee Break

11.30 – 1.00

What is the result? My experience

Ø  American experience of Prepectoral breast reconstruction

Hilton Becker, USA

Ø  Europe experience of prepectoral breast reconstruction

Giorgio Berna, Italy

Ø  UK experience of prepectoral breast reconstruction

Simon Cawthorn, UK

Ø  Italian experience of prepectoral breast reconstruction with dermal Flap

Giorgia Caputo, Italy

Ø  Spanish experience of prepectoral breast reconstruction

Jaume Masia, Spain

Ø  Tips to prepectoral breast reconstruction

Raghavan Vidya, UK


1.00 – 2.00


2.00 – 2.30

Current trend and critical review implant based reconstruction in the 21st century – UK/US trends

Dick Rainsbury, UK

2.30 – 3.30

Complications of PBR? How do I manage?

Italian Experience

American experience

Uk experience



Michele Maruccia

Hilton Becker

Amar Dhespande 

3.30 – 4.30

DEBATE: Mesh based Breast reconstruction Which is best: Under or over?

Douglas Macmillan vs Jaume Masia

4.30 – 5.00

It is important to mentor, collaborate and collect data for the future

Mark  Sibbering, UK



Awarded 6 CPD points

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