Mentor Worldwide LLC Becomes Diamond Sponsor Of The Plastic Surgery Foundation's Breast Reconstruction Awareness Campaign
Major Gift Will Enable Greater Outreach by The Plastic Surgery Foundation
CHICAGO – Mentor, a global leader in breast aesthetics, has generously signed on to be a Diamond Sponsor of The Plastic Surgery Foundation's (The PSF) Breast Reconstruction Awareness Campaign, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) announced today.
Mentor's Diamond Level Sponsorship contribution to the Breast Reconstruction Awareness Campaign will greatly support The PSF's goal to increase breast cancer survivors' awareness and access to information about their breast reconstruction options.
"This generous gift will enable the PSF to continue our work to ensure that breast cancer survivors are aware of their reconstruction options, that educational outreach is expanded to a broader audience and that more uninsured and underinsured breast cancer survivors are able to receive breast reconstruction despite financial limitations," said Charles E. Butler, MD, President of The PSF. "We are keenly grateful to Mentor for their incredible support and look forward to successfully working together to empower women with awareness and education throughout the country."
"Mentor is focused on delivering innovative breast reconstruction solutions and is proud to be working with the PSF in support of the Breast Reconstruction Awareness campaign," said David Shepherd, Mentor U.S. Commercial President. "The shared goal of driving patients' awareness of their reconstruction options is closely aligned to our focus and allows us to help broaden the offering of valuable educational opportunities for patients."
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the world's largest organization of board-certified plastic surgeons. Representing more than 8,000 member surgeons, the Society is recognized as a leading authority and information source on aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. ASPS comprises more than 93 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. ASPS advances quality care to plastic surgery patients by encouraging high standards of training, ethics, physician practice and research in plastic surgery.