Appearance Matters 5 (2012)
3-4 July 2012
The Wills Memorial Building, Bristol, UK
The Appearance Matters 5 conference was attended by approximately 200 delegates from 14 countries around the world.
This two-day conference included workshops, symposia, oral and poster presentations and addressed many of the issues raised in the All Party Parliamentary report, including; visible difference, body image, cosmetic surgery, ethics, education, the media, weight and provision of care.
See the Appearance Matters 5 conference programme and abstracts for further details of topics covered.
Conference keynote speakers included:
Professor Sarah Grogan, Manchester
Metroplitan University, UK (previously of Staffordshire
Presentation - Body Image and Health: Links and Future Directions
Lawrence, College of Staten Island, City University of
New York, USA
Presentation - Psychosocial Adaption to Burns: Current Knowledge and Future Directions