In addition, to outstanding clinical education, the AAFPRS meetings offer ample opportunities to network with peers, make new friends and to have FUN! Be sure to attend these social events.


AAFPRS Faculty & Leadership Appreciation Reception
6:30 PM–7:30 PM

AAFPRS is hosting a reception to celebrate our illustrious faculty, and dedicated members of our boards and committees. If you are part of AAFPRS’ leadership or are a speaker at this year’s Annual Meeting, join us. We look forward to seeing you!


Coffee Break & Poster Showcase
9:50 AM–10:20 AM

View this year’s posters to learn about ground-breaking, practice-changing research impacting our specialty. The Poster Showcase provides an opportunity for authors to display and discuss their research with an international audience. Enjoy coffee, conversation, meet the authors and learn about their work.

Women in Facial Plastic Surgery Luncheon
12:20 PM–1:30 PM

Join us as we celebrate and acknowledge the achievements of Women in Facial Plastic Surgery! This luncheon serves to foster camaraderie and provides a forum that represents–and advances–your interests. It provides a collaborative setting to discuss the challenges and opportunities you face and serves as an authentic vehicle to inspire the next generation of facial plastic and reconstructive surgeons.  Space is limited–sign up today!

Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall
6:15 PM–7:30 PM
Celebrate the first day of this year’s meeting by taking advantage of this popular social event! The Welcome Reception is the perfect place to reunite with old friends, network colleagues, and create valuable connections. Meet with industry partners to see how their products and solutions can help boost your practice.

Academic Practice & Research Forum
7:30 PM–9 PM
Are you interested in Research? Do you enjoy the opportunity to network with researchers and other clinicians and academicians? If so, this is the event for you! Space is limited–register today!

AAFPRS Past Presidents Dinner
7:30 PM–9:30 PM
This dinner is an annual tradition. It’s the perfect place for AAFPRS Past Presidents to enjoy an evening of camaraderie, fellowship and fun.
Attendance at this event is by Invitation Only.


AAFPRS Fellowship Directors Luncheon
12:20 PM–1:30 PM
Annual celebration and business luncheon for AAFPRS Fellowship Directors.
Attendance at this event is by Invitation Only.

AAFPRS Fundraising Gala
7:30 PM–9:30 PM
Join us for an evening of homecoming! The Fundraising Gala is the perfect place to enjoy networking, camaraderie, and good times, while partying it up in one of our host city's fabulous locations. Don't miss this chance to party with a purpose.

The individual charitable contribution to attend this exciting event is $350 per person (charitable contributions to the AAFPRS Foundation are non-refundable). Your contribution to the AAFPRS Foundation is fully tax deductible according to IRS standards. 

Table pricing options are also available; to reserve a table for a group (e.g. Fellowship Directors, WFPS, etc.) please contact Karen Sloat (or call 703-650-9226) for more information.


Crescent City Soirée
6:15–8 PM

Step into the vibrant rhythm of New Orleans at the Crescent City Soirée, where the soulful melodies of jazz and brass bands mingle with the tantalizing flavors of Cajun cuisine. The spirit of the Big Easy comes alive in every note, every bite, and every moment shared among friends old and new. Don’t miss this opportunity to mix and mingle with colleagues before bidding a fond farewell to 'Nola'. Laissez les bons temps rouler… Be part of our 'krewe' and join us for an unforgettable evening of revelry, celebration, and fun!