For further information about the special events listed below please send an email to

Microvascular Course and Symposium:

This is a "hands on" laboratory course for two days where the techniques of microsurgery are taught and practised on animal models, followed by a one day Symposium that covers current topics of microvascular interest.
Location: University of Toronto Surgical Skills Lab, Mount Sinai Hospital
Frequency: Every other year

Flap and Anatomy Course:

This is a "hands on" course that reviews head and neck and upper extremity anatomy and the anatomy of flaps.
Duration: 2 - 3 days

Hand Surgery and Rehabilitation Symposium:

This course is organized by the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Departments, University Health Network, and covers selected topics in hand surgery and rehabilitation.
Duration: 2 days

Paediatric Upper Extremity Symposium
Organized by Dr. Christopher Forrest. and Dr. Stefan Hofer

Annual Ralph T. Manktelow Hand Symposium
organized by Maryann Dow contact: 
Location:  Toronto Western Hospital, 2 West Auditorium
8:00-12:00 noon


  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • 444 E Algonquin Road
  • Arlington Heights, IL 60005
  • P: 847-228-9900
  • F: 847-228-9131

Toronto Breast Surgery Symposium:
A one-day symposium covering current concepts and new innovations in the field of reconstructive and
aesthetic breast surgery.
Frequency: Yearly
Duration: 1 day
For information:

Aesthetic Surgery Symposium:
This is organized to cover selected topics in cosmetic surgery. It is a formal meeting with many international guest speakers.
Frequency: Yearly
Duration: 2 days
 For information:

Gallie Day
Location:  MaRS Collaboration Centre
Time: 7:30-8:30 a.m.

Hand and Upper Extremity

Location: Varies
Frequency: Yearly 
Duration: 1 day

Target Audience: This exciting program has been brought back due to popular demand and will focus on educating orthopedic surgeons, plastic surgeons, occupational and physical therapists, as well as nurses.

For further information:


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For inquiries regarding the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, contact Kathy Pavlovic at 416-978-8534 or