New Management of Facial Trauma Course

AOCMF is introducing a new, engaging, and more effective learning approach that is designed for your success.

29 May 2017

Officially launched at ICOMS in Hong Kong, our new learning framework comprehensively covers the management of facial trauma. It replaces the past principles, challenges, and advanced courses on trauma, and features more interaction between participants and our expert surgeons. Each course includes short, standardized lectures and carefully selected cases for small group discussions. This ensures that AOCMF quality standards are met for each participant worldwide.

2017 Success

12 courses have already run across the globe with extraordinary results. Excellent course ratings and waiting lists are proving that the new course is a real winner!

Dr Sami Alissa
"Our surgeons in Riyadh benefited from the opportunity to develop their practical skills and take part in in-depth case discussion and sharing of experiences with the faculty."
Dr Sami Alissa, Course Chair
Plastic and Craniofacial Surgeon, Director of Saudi Plastic Training Program
Security Forces Hospital, Rìyhad, Saudi Arabia

Globally, 29 courses are available until the end of 2017.

What is new

Pre and post-course self-assessment questions
Pre-course learning material, to read and watch before the course
Increased interaction between participants and expert faculty in small group discussions

About the course

Lectures, small group discussions, and practical hands-on exercises provide training in mid-face and mandibular fracture treatment, including diagnostic and treatment principles, as well as the prevention and treatment of complications and defects.

Outline of the topics we will cover

Mid and upper facial trauma:

Surgical approaches to the midface
How to re-establish pre-traumatic occlusion
Maxillary fractures
Zygomatic fractures
Orbital wall fractures
Naso-orbito-ethmoidal fractures
Frontal sinus fractures

Mandibular trauma:

Surgical approaches to the mandible
Mandibular fractures: load-sharing and load-bearing
Condylar fractures

Target group

  • Surgeons, practitioners, fellows, and researchers involved in the treatment of facial trauma
  • Fully-qualified medical specialists in maxillofacial and orthognathic surgery and related disciplines, including those who deal with musculoskeletal head and neck disorders concerning trauma, oncology, reconstruction, and congenital or acquired deformities of the craniofacial skeleton
  • Specialists in all stages of their careers

More information

For more information, download the brochure.

For early registrations or questions, please contact:


Dr Roychoudhury
"This highly interactive, and excellent hands-on practical course was a tremendous success in New Delhi. The course received excellent evaluation by the 48 participants. The new course format has had a great impact."


Dr Ajoy Roychoudhury MDS
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Professor & Head CDER, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

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