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Breast Cancer Patient Education Act Coalition Update – September 2015

To date, 35 national and regional organizations have joined the American Society of Plastic Surgeons in our quest to educate breast cancer patients about their reconstructive and prosthetic options. As you know, Senators Roy Blunt (R-NO) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) reintroduced the bill in May, quickly followed by a reintroduced in the House by Representatives […]

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Prevent Inadequately Trained Practitioners Initiative

Virginia Society of Plastic Surgeons Media Contact: Kyra Oliver 804.399.6606 kyra@olivercreative.com January 27, 2011 – Richmond, Virginia – Today the Virginia Society of Plastic Surgeons (VASPS) announced its initiative to work with the Virginia Board of Medicine to protect patients in Virginia from inadequately trained practitioners performing surgery in outpatient offices. In Virginia, a doctor […]