"It is such an honor to be elected president of the leading organization for cosmetic surgeons worldwide," states Dr. Sadick. "The AACS maintains the highest quality training and medical education for doctors practicing cosmetic surgery. We will not only continue to set the standard in these areas, but we will also expand our international presence."
As one of the most renowned dermatologists and researchers in the world, Dr. Sadick's multiple discoveries have strongly influenced the future of dermatology. He has an impressive list of titles that range from Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Weill Cornell Medical College to Global Medical Advisor for Christian Dior Beauty. Dr. Sadick holds four board certifications: Dermatology, Cosmetic Surgery, Internal Medicine and Hair Transplantation.
Dr. Sadick has authored or co-authored more than 500 articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals and has contributed more than 75 chapters of medical books. Additionally, he has written or edited more than 10 books on cosmetic surgery, hair and vein treatment. Fluent in Spanish, Dr. Sadick has also been a guest lecturer at more than 500 medical seminars and conferences worldwide.
In addition to welcoming a new president, AACS also welcomes two new board members, Kevin Jovanovic, MD and Chris Lowery, DO. Dr. Jovanovic is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. He completed four years of training at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Conn., where he also helped operate the Yale University Women's Center which serves over 35,000 patients a year. He received the 2006 Top Plastic Surgeons Award in the field of cosmetic surgery and was recently appointed as an Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Lenox Hill Hospital.
Dr. Lowery is a native of Fishers, Ind. He obtained his undergraduate degree from Indiana University and his master's degree from Ball State University. Dr. Lowery received his medical degree from the University of Health Sciences in Kansas City Missouri in 2000. He completed his General Surgery residency at Kettering Grandview Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio. Dr. Lowery is dual board certified in General Surgery as well as Cosmetic Surgery.
For complete information on American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, visit www.cosmeticsurgery.org.
About the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Founded in 1985, the mission of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS) is to advance the specialty of cosmetic surgery and quality patient care. AACS is the leader in continuing medical education for all specialties of cosmetic surgery, providing fellowship training programs, live surgery workshops, medical symposiums and an annual scientific meeting. Most members of the AACS are board-certified cosmetic surgeons, dermatological surgeons, plastic and reconstructive surgeons, head and neck surgeons, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, obstetric-gynecologic surgeons, general surgeons and ophthalmic surgeons - all of whom specialize in cosmetic surgery. AACS is the organization that represents all cosmetic surgeons in the American Medical Association (AMA) through its seat in the AMA House of Delegates. For more information, visit www.cosmeticsurgery.org.
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