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The Society for Women’s Health Research Elects Roberta L. Gartside, MD, as Incoming Chair of its Board of Directors

Washington, DC (October 17, 2017)—The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) announced the unanimous election of Roberta L. Gartside, MD, as the new Chair of its Board of Directors for 2018-2019. As a business leader with a strong commitment to nonprofit service, Dr. Gartside will lead the organization’s mission-based efforts to eliminate imbalances in care […]

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VASPS Newsletter Summer 2017

Message From the President I want to lead off this latest edition of our newsletter by thanking each of you for your membership in the Virginia Society of Plastic Surgeons. We have had a substantial increase in membership over the past year and our Society now has over 50 members! As our society grows, our […]

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VASPS Newsletter Winter 2016

Message Form The President Our big news in Virginia is the final approval in July of new health regulations over office-based surgery. The Virginia Society of Plastic Surgeons spearheaded these efforts, which were also supported by the Medical Society of Virginia and the Virginia Association of Family Physicians. We appreciate the hard work over the […]

Claude C. “Jack” Coleman, Jr., M.D.

The Virginia Society of Plastic Surgery mourns the loss of one of its founding members, Claude C. “Jack” Coleman, Jr., M.D. of Richmond. Dr. Coleman founded the Division of Plastic Surgery at University of Virginia in 1956 and went on to develop its residency program before establishing a private practice in Richmond in the 1960s. […]

BRA Day VASPS

Virginia Governor Declares October 21st, 2015 BRA Day

“By virtue of the authority vested by the Constitution of Virginia in the Governoe or the Commonwealth of Virginia, there is hereby officially recognized: Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day” Virginia Governor recognizes October 21, 2015 as Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day (BRA Day) in our Commonwealth of Virginia. Governor McAuliffe in his declaration specifically recognized: Breast cancer […]

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2015 Biennial Educational Meeting

  The 2015 Biennial Educational Meeting will be at the VCU Medical Center in Richmond & The Westin Richmond Hotel on November 6th & 7th, 2015. Keynote Speaker: Loree Kalliainen, M.D., FACS When: November 6th & 7th Where: VCU Richmond & Westin Richmond Hotel Meeting Info: Phone:(757) 574-0260 Email: vaspsadmin@vasps.org Hotel Information: The Westin Richmond […]

VASPS in Chicago 2014

Going to Chicago for the ASPS Meeting?

Going to Chicago for the ASPS Meeting? Join us for the VASPS Annual Business Meeting and Reception!  Spouses are welcome. Get an update on past year activities of the VASPS while meeting face to face with your Virginia colleagues. Hosted by VASPS President, Dr. Victoria Vastine. When:      Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 7:00-9:00 pm What:       […]

2014 Spring Newsletter

Message From The President Dear Members, I am honored to assume the position of President of the Virginia Society of Plastic Surgeons for 2014 and 2015. I would like to thank Dr. John Alspaugh for his hard work over the past two years, and particularly for his efforts in putting together our successful meeting in […]