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Acelity: KCI, LifeCell Pledges Support As Platinum Sponsor Of Plastic Surgery The Meeting

Arlington Heights, IL - Acelity: KCI, LifeCell, a leading provider of innovative products for reconstructive, cosmetic and general surgery is a proud Platinum Level sponsor of Plastic Surgery The Meeting, September 23-27 in Los Angeles. The Meeting, hosted by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, is the premier educational and networking event for both domestic and international plastic surgeons-bringing together the best and brightest surgeons in the specialty to share their expertise with colleagues from nearly 50 countries around the globe.

Featuring the latest research, techniques and technology in aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery, The Meeting welcomes more than three thousand attendees and 300 industry innovators for invaluable networking, education and business opportunities. Other highlights include the Wellness Run/Walk, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Tech Talks, and nearly 100 instructional courses, from specialized tracks, including Aesthetic, Breast, Caniomaxillofacial, Reconstructive, and Research and Technology.

"Acelity: KCI, LifeCell has a long-standing commitment to accommodating and anticipating the needs of board-certified plastic surgeons and the patients we serve," said ASPS President David H. Song, MD. "For decades Acelity, with KCI and LifeCell have shared their expertise and values to enhance the specialty, which is why we are so thankful for their continued support."

Corporate partners at the Premier Support levels receive unprecedented opportunities to communicate with aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgeons from around the world. The Platinum level of support is intended for companies who want to stand apart from their competitors and truly value the audience of plastic surgeons.

"Acelity: KCI, LifeCell is committed to advancing the field of plastic and reconstructive surgery, and we particularly recognize the importance of informing women about their breast reconstruction options," said Lesley Fronio, Vice President and Franchise Leader, Breast Reconstruction and Plastic Surgery for Acelity. "As a company, investing in education is key to closing the loop on breast cancer, and we are pleased to be able to support the Plastic Surgery Foundation and contribute to the incredible work being done in service of improving the lives of patients."

Plastic Surgery The Meeting Highlights include:

  • Hot Topics in plastic, cosmetic, and reconstructive surgery
  • 100 Instructional Courses
  • International Guests: The Japan Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

For more information, visit our Plastic Surgery The Meeting website.

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About LifeCell

LifeCell, an Acelity Company, develops and markets innovative products for reconstructive, cosmetic and general surgery. Core products include: ALLODERM SELECTTM Regenerative Tissue Matrix, STRATTICETM Reconstructive Tissue Matrix, REVOLVETM System, PREVENA. Please visit

About Acelity

Acelity is a global wound care and regenerative medicine company created by uniting the strengths of three companies, Kinetic Concepts, Inc., LifeCell Corporation and Systagenix Wound Management, Limited. We are committed to advancing the science of healing and restoring people's lives. Available in more than 75 countries, the innovative and complementary Acelity product portfolio delivers value through solutions that speed healing and lead the industry in quality, safety and customer experience. Headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, Acelity employs more than 5,500 people around the world. We believe in enabling better futures for everyone. Please visit

About ASPS

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the largest organization of board-certified plastic surgeons in the world. Representing more than 11,000 physician members worldwide, the society is recognized as a leading authority and information source on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. ASPS comprises more than 92 percent of all board-certified plastic surgeons in the United States. Founded in 1931, the society represents physicians certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

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