PRIME Journal Vol. 12 Issue 1

F OLLOWING THE SUCCESS OF AMWC 2021, WE WILL BE HOSTING AMWC 2022 fromMarch 31 to April 2 in a hybrid format to allow delegates from across the world to join us on-site for the 20th edition of our world leading aesthetic & anti-ageing medicine congress or attend live-streamed sessions from wherever you are. Held under the High Patronage of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, AMWC is proud to be the world’s leading conference specializing in aesthetic and anti-ageing medicine and will celebrate its 20th anniversary. Under the scientific supervision of the Aesthetic Multispecialty Society (AMS), AMWC features a highly interactive, stimulating, and multidisciplinary programme tailored to entice the exchange of ideas and expertise, discuss new experiences, educate and facilitate networking opportunities. Our Scientific Committee is composed of eminent, internationally recognized experts in plastic surgery, aesthetic dermatology, and anti-ageing medicine. By attending, you will gain access to highly practical training and educational sessions on a diverse range of disciplines, including aesthetic and functional dermatology, minimally invasive aesthetics, lasers and EBD’s, anti-ageing medicine and more. Additionally, you will get the chance to reinforce your understanding with countless live demonstrations and workshops. Five reasons why you should attend: ■ AMWC is the world’s leading aesthetic & anti-ageing congress ■ The congress’s highly-quality programme is delivered by top KOLS and has been created under the scientific supervision of the Aesthetic Multispecialty Society (AMS) ■ AMWC is ideal for aesthetic medicine doctors looking to expand their practice and offer patients a wider range of aesthetic treatment options ■ Discover hundreds of innovative international companies showcasing their products and hosting workshops across our 5-floor exhibition area ■ Keep up-to-date on the latest products technological advancements in the industry. Typically, this highly anticipated annual event attracts over 12,000 participants frommore than 120 countries and hundreds of worldwide exhibitors to Monaco. We look forward to welcoming you on-site in Monaco, or online via our digital platform from wherever you are! AMWC Scientific and Organizing Committee Paris, France BOARDMEMBER SPECIALISM COUNTRY Dr Claude Dalle Anti-ageing & aesth. medicine France Dr Wilmar Accursio Endocrinology Brazil Dr Firas Al-Niaimi Dermatology & laser surgery UK Dr Ashraf Badawi Dermatology Egypt & Canada Dr Janethy Balakrishnan Aesthetic & anti-ageing medicine Malaysia Dr Lakhdar Belhaouari Plastic surgery France Dr Anthony Benedetto Cosmetic Dermatology USA Dr Philippe Berros Oculoplastic surgery Monaco Dr Dario Bertossi Maxillofacial surgery Italy Dr Pierre Bouhanna Dermatology – Hair surgery France Dr Fahd Benslimane Plastic Surgery Morocco Dr Claude Chauchard Anti-ageing medicine France Dr Christophe de Jaeger Geriatrics France Dr Gerd Gauglitz Aesthetic Dermatology Germany Prof Ilaria Ghersetich Dermatology Italy Dr Michael H. Gold Dermatology USA Dr Kate Goldie Aesthetic Physician UK Prof Eckart Haneke Dermatology Germany Dr Steven Hopping Plastic surgery USA Prof Andreas Katsambas Dermatology Greece Dr Mario Krause Anti-ageing medicine Germany Dr Marina Landau Dermatology Israel BOARDMEMBER SPECIALISM COUNTRY Dr Gustavo Leibaschoff Cosmetic Surgery USA Dr Sohail Mansoor Dermatology UK Prof Leonardo Marini Dermatology Italy Dr Sly Nedic Aesthetic & anti-ageing medicine South Africa Prof Daniel Pella Cardiology Slovakia Dr Chariya Petchngaovilai Dermatology Thailand Prof Ascanio Polimeni Neuro-endocrinology Italy Dr Herve Raspaldo Facial plastic surgery France Dr Christopher Rowland-Payne Dermatology UK Dr Neil Sadick Dermatology USA Dr Hema Sundaram Dermatology USA Dr Pakpilai Thavisin Dermatology&Anti-ageingmedicine Thailand Dr Patrick Treacy Aesthetic surgery Ireland Dr Mario Trelles Plastic surgery Spain Dr Ines Verner Dermatology Israel Dr Octavio Viera Anti-ageing medicine Spain Dr Jean-Luc Vigneron Aesthetic dermatology France Prof Bernard Weber Genetics Luxembourg Dr Sabine Zenker Dermatology Germany Catherine Decuyper Industry expert & consultant France Wendy Lewis Industry expert USA Christophe Luino Industry expert & consultant France PRIME JOURNAL EDITORIAL BOARD International Journal of Aesthetic and Anti-Ageing Medicine Informa, Floor 2, 5 Howick Place, London, SW1P 1WG, UK ISSN 2159-8908 (print) ISSN 2159-8916 (online) Editor Balraj Juttla Art Director David ‘Spike’ McCormack Global Sales Manager Serena Allegrini / +33 682 039 840 Digital Marketing Manager Pluto Luong Production & Ads Department Please send your manuscripts and press releases to: All submitted manuscripts are evaluated on the basis of scientific quality, originality, appropriateness, contribution to the field and style. 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