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International workshop in craniofacial surgery


Frontofacial monobloc advancement and posterior distraction

for advanced management of faciocraniosynostoses

April 05-06, 2024

Necker Hospital, Paris, France

Organized by the French Reference Center for Craniosynostoses and Craniofacial Malformations (CRANIOST), in collaboration with an international expert committee, this workshop will allow experienced craniofacial surgeons to learn how to manage faciocraniosynostoses by frontofacial monobloc advancement and posterior distraction.


NEWS: the workshop is now fully booked



   April 05-06, 2024

   Necker Hospital, Paris, France

   750€ (include workshop, Thursday welcome cocktail, Friday lunch, coffee breaks and dinner)

   secretary: Mrs Bruna Bertolini



  • Treatment plan for faciocraniosynostoses

  • Posterior expansion surgical technique

  • Frontofacial monobloc advancement surgical technique

  • Post-operative management and complications

  • Results and research perspectives

Hands on training

training on realistic soft- and hard-tissue 3D-printed models

1 model and 1 senior supervisor for 2 participants


with the participation of:

  • Pr Nivaldo Alonso (Sâo Paulo, Brazil)
  • Dr Eric Arnaud (Paris, France)
  • Dr Syril James (Paris, France)
  • Pr Roman-Hossein Khonsari (Paris, France)
  • Pr Boris Laure (Tours, France)
  • Pr Irene Mathijssen (Rotterdam, Netherlands)
  • Dr Giovanna Paternoster (Paris, France)
  • Dr Roberto Requena (Santiago, Chile)
  • Dr Yoshiaki Sakamoto (Tokyo, Japan)

Organization committee

  • Dr Eric ARNAUD, Necker Hospital, Paris, France

  • Dr Giuseppe CINALLI, Santobono-Pausilipon Children's Hospital, Naples, Italy

  • Pr Roman-Hossein KHONSARI, Necker Hospital, Paris, France

  • Dr Giovanna PATERNOSTER, Necker Hospital, Paris, France

CME accreditation

The International workshop - Frontofacial monobloc advancement and posterior distraction for advanced management of faciocraniosynostoses - Paris, France 05 & 6 April 2024, has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 11.5 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). 


Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.


EACCME® credits
Each participant can only receive the number of credits he/she is entitled to according to his/her actual participation at the event once he/she has completed the feedback form.

cf. criteria 22 of UEMS 2023.07.


The EACCME® awards ECMEC®s on the basis of 0,5 ECMEC® for 30 minutes of CME with a maximum of 8 ECMEC®s per day.

cf. Chapter XIII of UEMS 2023.07.


Individual certificates will be issued according to the following breakdown of ECMEC®s per day:

05.04.2024 – 8
06.04.2024 – 3,5

Mutual recognition agreement with the American Medical Association (AMA)

Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at:

 How to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit


Mutual recognition agreement with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Live educational activities recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) are deemed by the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) eligible for ECMEC®, as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Information can be found at:

 Royal College credit recognition


   secretary: Mrs Bruna Bertolini


The workshop is now fully booked.


If you are interested in participating in next editions, please write to to receive future announcements.

Thank you.