AOCMF Seminar—Advances in Management of Cleft Lip & Palate
Baguio, Philippines
20 Feb 2018 - 21 Feb 2018
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Topics of the advanced seminar will be taught in two ways. Comprehensive lectures will concentrate on the understanding of core material. Video demonstrations will be used to supplement the lectures. Discussions will be held throughout the course to link the lecture material and practical skills taught with the problems encountered by the course participants in their individual practice.

Learning objectives
Explain the multidisciplinary concept of cleft management team
Describe the timeline of cleft surgical plan
Discuss the various surgical techniques of cleft defects
Explain the management of challenges and complications of cleft surgery
Ferdinand Pamintuan M.D. FPSO-HNS  (Course Director)
Mario Esquillo  (Course Co-Chair)
Maria Irene Tangco Doctor of Medicine  (Course Co-Chair)
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Type AOCMF / AO partner event
Level Advances
Region Asia Pacific
Language(s) English
Scope Regional
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Closing date20 Feb 2018
Available places13
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
United States Dollars 350.00 USD
Available discounts Amount %
Local residents discount -157.50 USD 45%
Related event discount -35.00 USD 10%
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Payment options and information
Course fee:
USD 350 (overseas delegate)
PHP 10,000 (Local delegate)

Additional 10% discount will be offered for those who attend two events in three days

If you cannot pay via credit card, you have the possibility to request an invoice. Please note that we will charge you USD 30, handling fee in addition to the course fee.
You may remit the participant fee plus handling fee to the below bank account.

Beneficiary: AO Asia Pacific Limited,
Unit 1310-11 Tower 1, Millennium City 1, 388 Kwun Tong Road, Kowloon,
Hong Kong

Bank name: HSBC, Hong Kong
Business Vantage Account Name: AO Asia-Pacific Limited
Business Vantage Account Number: 808-348064-838
Beneficiary Bank Code: 004

Please kindly note that all commission fee from bank will be borne by participant.
Once you settled the payment, please send the payment slip to Ms. Jenny Cheng (
Included services
Course bag
Coffee breaks
Course materials

This course will address:

  • Timing and decision making in primary & secondary cleft Surgery
  • Growth Modulation

  • Surgical view on growth modulation and orthodontic interventions

  • Management of Secondary deformities of the lip (unilateral and bilateral) - concepts and techniques
  • The Premaxilla in bilateral clefts - assessment and management

  • Alveolar bone grafting timing, techniques and current concepts.
  • Cleft surgery complication and difficulties
  • Speech Management after Cleft Surgery
Ms Jenina Rachel Escalderon (Local organizer)
UST Hospital
Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
3rd Floor Clinical Division
ENT office
1114 Manila
Mr Anli Kael Tan (Local organizer)
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