Invited International Faculty

Prof. Amit Pandya

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Texas, United States

He is one of a handful of full-time pigmentary disorder specialists in the country. Dr. Pandya has been recognized as a Best Doctor by D Magazine and a Super Doctor by Texas Monthly for several years consecutively. He is recent a recipient of the American Academy of Dermatology’s Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award and the University of Texas Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award. He has also received an Outstanding Teacher Award from UT Southwestern medical students 14 times.

Dr Malcolm D. Paul

Past President
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
United States

Malcolm Paul in an internationally acclaimed board-certified plastic surgeon with almost 40 years experience in facial plastic surgery. Based in Newport Beach, California, Dr Paul is recognised across there United States for his excellence and skill in creating stunning, natural results to the extent that he has been included in lists such as Best Doctors in America, he is the Co-Director of the Aesthetic Surgery Resident Program. Dr Paul is former President of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.

Prof. Desmond John Tobin

Director, Centre for Skin Sciences
University of Bradford
United Kingdom

Desmond J. Tobin is Professor of Cell Biology and Director of the Centre for Skin Sciences at University of Bradford. Over the past 20 years he has researched in basic and applied skin/hair sciences, with a particular focus on the biology of human melanocytes/ pigmentation and hair growth disorders especially those with an immune basis. He was the first to identify antibodies to hair follicle-specific antigens in patients with acute alopecia areata, and also the first to establish melanocytes from the human hair follicles in long-term culture. He has identified a self-similarity of the POMC peptide system in the human hair follicle pigmentary unit. He has revealed an unexpected role for filopodia in melanin transfer under the influence of myoxin-X and cdc42. Des Tobin is a Fellow of Royal College of Pathologists, Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology, and Fellow of the Institute of Trichologists (Vice-President). He is a member of the Healthcare Technology Cooperative in Wound Prevention and Treatment.

Dr. Martin Kassir

Director, Worldwide Laser Institute
Texas, United States

Dr. Martin Kassir is a Board-Certified Dermatologist specializing in aesthetic dermatology and laser procedures, and has practiced in Dallas for the last sixteen years. An internationally recognized speaker and educator on aesthetic procedures, Dr. Kassir has lectured and conducted seminars on six continents and served as Course Instructor on Lasers and IPL, DermaFrac, Botox, Dysport, Fillers, Microneedling and Radiofrequency Devices. Dr. Kassir is a past Vice President of the International Society of Dermatology, and serves on the Board of Directors of the ISD and is Chairman of the ISD Mentorship Committee.

Dr. Doris Maria Hexsel

Principal Investigator,
Brazilian Center for Research in Dermatology

Dr. Doris Hexsel is a Medical Director of the Hexsel Dermatologic Clinics in Porto Alegre and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She was the president of the Brazilian Congress of Dermatologic Surgery and received the President's Award of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Hexsel’s primary professional interest is cosmetic dermatology – mainly cellulite, fillers, botulinum toxins, and pigmentary disorders.

Dr. Paola Rosalba Russo

Italian Society of Aesthetic Medicine & Surgery
Florence, Italy

She has own clinic in Modena, Lecturer and member of the Scientific Committee Training / private tuition and teaching in all disciplines taught in the education curricula schoolbooks and at the level of update study, dissemination and scientific experimentation to doctors. Organization conventions. Publishing activity. She assumed the role of vice president of SIES - Italian Society Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery in Florence. She has good organizational skills in quality of a vice-president, Scientific Company, upon research performed by the same society, Organize and project together with members 'association, activities. Teaching in the field of cosmetic medicine. Good writing skills, she wrote many items and articles.

Prof. Eckart Haneke

Dept of Dermatology, University of Bern
Bern, Switzerland

He is a visiting professor, Dept Dermatol, Univ Berne, Switzerland, Senior Consultant, Dept Dermatol, Acad Hosp, Univ Ghent, Belgium and Senior Consultant, Centro de Dermatologia, Instituto CUF, Porto, Portugal. His special interests in Dermatopathology, dermatological surgery, nail diseases, diseases of the oral mucosa, aesthetic dermatology and his 300 above publications.

Dr. Sahar Foad Ghannam

Executive Director
International Peeling Society

Dr Ghannam is a upscaled in the University positions from a teacher assistant until Associate Professor in Alexandria University. Since that time, she has been interested in aging and antiaging procedures. She do almost all Aesthetic procedures ,including injectables and Energy based devices ,but a great part of her practice is still for general dermatology. She is a world expert on chemical peels especially in our mediterranean skin type. -She is a board member of the International Society of Dermatologic surgery ISDS, and the executive director of the International Peeling Society IPS.She is an active member in many International societies. She is an organizing Committee member of Sharm derm meeting, on the International advisory board of the 5CC meeting and Moderator of Middle Eastern Master Class IMCAS. She is the co- author of the Chemical Peel chapter in the 3rd edition of [Surgery of the skin] published by Elsevier. She is the editorial advisory board of the Indian Journal of Dermatology and the Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology.

Dr. Fernando Miguel Aznar Mañas

IBERO - American Society of Aesthetic Gynecology

Dr. Fernando Miguel Aznar Mañas is a prestigious and recognized gynecologist who carries out his professional activity in different private hospitals in Spain. Expert in Intimate Antiaging and Vulvar and Vaginal Rejuvenation. He has introduced the technique of Vontouring or Lifting vulvar in Spain, and is the only doctor certified to perform the O-SHOT technique (PRP in the erogenous zones of the genitals to improve sexual dysfunction). He is currently researching, developing and training new techniques (hyaluronic acid, fat autologous tissue, platelet-rich plasma, etc.) and innovative gynecological procedures (intimate laser, non-invasive radiofrequency labiaplasty, vulvar rejuvenation with LED) to improve female genital aesthetics and The sexual life of women. Recently appointed President of the Ibero - American Society of Aesthetic Gynecology.

Ms. Wendy Lewis

Aesthetics Practice Marketing Expert
United States

Ms. Wendy Lewis founded Wendy Lewis & Co Ltd Global Aesthetics Consultancy in 1997, a marketing communications and social media boutique in New York City. As President of WLCO, she manages of a team of consultants who work with medical device companies, pharmaceutical firms, skin care brands, biotech entities, as well as physicians across multiple specialties and medical spas. She currently serves on the Editorial Board of Prime International Anti-Ageing Journal and Totally Aesthetics Magazine, is a Beauty & Skincare Columnist for, and a columnist for Modern Aesthetics. Her special expertise in social media has earned her a strong presence across a network of influential platforms.

Dr. Fundarò Piero

Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Fundarò Piero is specializing in General Surgery at the University of Modena, approaching the Plastic Surgery and carrying out its activities at the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Fundarò works at the Division of General Surgery Hospital of Sassuolo: field of interest are the new technologies in breast surgery and breast surgery oncology and plastic - reconstructive.
Since 2000, he carries out activities in the field of plastic surgery and aesthetics, and in the field of cancer surgery and plastic reconstructive breast. Since 2004 he as a lecturer at the post-graduate school CPMA - Valet Bologna.

Dr Xavier Noel

Maxillofacial Surgery
Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic

He is an International Faculty and trained in France in the Bordeaux school of plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery. Former intern and former head of the department of surgery of the hand and face, my training allowed me to apprehend all cosmetic surgery interventions. Regular trips to Europe and the United States allowed me to rub shoulders with the most famous surgeons. Participating in various congresses of cosmetic surgery (lecturer and auditor), I monitor the evolution of techniques and technologies at our disposal.

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