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American Society of Plastic Surgeons Welcomes Allergan Aesthetics as Sapphire Sponsor of Plastic Surgery the Meeting

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL – The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is proud to recognize Allergan Aesthetics an AbbVie Company as a Sapphire sponsor of Plastic Surgery The Meeting, the specialty's largest scientific conference. The Meeting will be hosted live online Oct. 16-18, with original on-demand programming available over the course of 50 days, from Oct. 9-Nov. 30.

"Allergan's portfolio of pharmaceutical and biologic products is utilized around the world," said Lynn Jeffers, MD, MBA, FACS, president of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. "We look forward to their continued support of the Society's advocacy and research efforts that advance patient safety and improvement in our patients' lives."

"Patients from around the world benefit from Allergan's pharmaceutical and biologic products," Dr. Jeffers added. "They are a valued partner for board-certified plastic surgeons as we continue to advance safety and a better quality of life for our patients."

Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company, develops, manufactures and markets a portfolio of leading aesthetics brands and products. This diverse portfolio includes facial injectables, body contouring, plastics, skin care and more. Their goal is to consistently provide customers with innovation, education, exceptional service and a commitment to excellence – all with a personal touch.

Allergan also markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for the central nervous system, eye care, medical aesthetics and dermatology, gastroenterology, women's health urology and anti-infective therapeutic categories.

"As a leader in aesthetic medicine, Allergan Aesthetics is committed to supporting ASPS and its team of surgeons and helping them succeed in every aspect of plastic surgery – from patient consultation and care to product development and innovation. Conferences such as Plastic Surgery The Meeting promote education, training and confidence so practitioners can exert a remarkable impact on patients' lives," said Carrie Strom, President Global Allergan Aesthetics and SVP, AbbVie.

The ASPS Sapphire sponsorship program provides industry partners with increased visibility and greater recognition for their support at Plastic Surgery The Meeting. Partnering with ASPS provides unprecedented opportunities to communicate and engage with aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgeons based around the world.

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

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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