Dr. Donald Lalonde
Professor, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery,
Department of Surgery, Dalhousie University
March 26th – 27th, 2009
On behalf of the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, we are honoured and take great pleasure in announcing that Dr. Don Lalonde will be our Visiting Professor 2009.
Dr. Lalonde is well known and respected by the Canadian Plastic Surgery community for his collaborative leadership style, innovation, and drive for excellence. Don has served many important leadership roles in Plastic Surgery. As Chair of the Plastic Surgery Specialty Committee of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada since 2004, he has helped reshape the education of Canadian Plastic Surgeons. In addition, Don has served as President of the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgery from 2006-2007, Section Editor for the prestigious Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and as a Director of the American Board of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Lalonde was instrumental in securing mutual recognition of Plastic Surgery training between Canada (the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada) and the United States (the American Board of Plastic Surgery) in 2007. To learn more about the important contribution that Dr. Lalonde has made to Plastic Surgery in Canada and internationally, please click here.
Please mark the dates for this important event (March 26 and 27, 2009) on your calendar.