IBCS International Board of Cosmetic Surgery

54th Meeting and World Congress of
International Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

Dear Colleagues,

As the President of the South American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (SAACS) is a great honor for me to invite you to join the 54th World Congress of the International Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and the 14th International Congress of Medicine and Cosmetic Surgery, the 13th International Symposium of Applied Aesthetics and the 10th International Symposium of Argentinian Anti-aging Medicine Forum which is taking place at Panamericano Hotel & Resorts, Buenos Aires, Argentina lounges, between 6th - 8th September 2012.

Buenos Aires World Congress of IACS 2012 This upcoming World Congress is having the special participation of the most renowned international speakers who represents different International Academies, as well as most prestigious medicine societies of the specialty, who support the development of this congress.

The attendees will have the possibility of receive the experience of top leaders and invited experts to participate of the exchange of last Medicine and Cosmetic Surgery Procedures, new technologies, laboratory products, instruments and aparatology of techno medical industry in high level international trade exhibition.

On September the 4th and the 5th, will be able to sit for the examination of the International Board of Cosmetic Surgery to be held on the occasion of the completion of this conference for the International Certified Cosmetic Surgeon.

Guidelines for the oral presentation

Language: Oral presentations may be in either Spanish or English, the two official languages of the congress.

Name: Name of the work to be presented boldfaced.

Author: Author's full name. Presenter name, name of the institution, the unit where the author works, the city and country where they are located must be underlined.

  • Abstracts must not exceed 350 words, and must be typed single-spaced Arial font 12.
  • The use of proper abbreviations when needed is required.
  • The use of bibliography according to the Vancouver style is mandatory

Presentation duration: presentations will last 8 minutes, followed by 2 minutes for questions and answers.

Presentation structure:

The Academic Committee recommends that presentations proceed with the following structure:

  • Full title
  • Authors
  • Objectives
  • Materials and methods
  • Results
  • Conclusions

If you present a case report, we recommend presenters use the following structure:

  • Full title
  • Authors
  • Introduction
  • Summary of clinical history
  • Conclusions

Software format: the presentation must be in Power Point format (ppt/pps) or any compatible format (Keynote for Mac).

Delivery of materials: files must be delivered directly at the abstract reception. Files must be delivered the day prior to presentation.

The expiration date to receive the confirmation of your participation and lectures will be June 30 / 2012.

Do not miss this unique scientific opportunity in the art of Beautification Surgery. Be part of it!

I hope to have you in Buenos Aires, Argentina World Capital of Cosmetic Medicine and Surgery in 2012


Prof. Dr. Julio A. Ferreira
SAACS President