Dr. Bishara Atiyeh is a clinical professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, at the American University of Beirut Medical Center, Lebanon. He graduated from the American University of Beirut and got his plastic surgery training from the Mc Gill University of Montreal. He obtained his fellowship in Head and Neck Surgical Oncology from Rosewell Park Memorial Institute of Buffalo. He is the current President of the Euro-Mediterranean Council for Burns and Fire Disasters. He is the President of the Lebanese Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery and the Executive Editor of the Annals of Burns and Fire Disasters. He is also a member of the Scientific Advisory Board, International Confederation of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (IPRAS) serving as the Chairman of Training and Accreditation. Dr. Atiyeh has organized several local, regional and international congresses and instructional courses and has been invited as a guest speaker to many conferences; he is the author of more than 120 scientific publications and chapters in reference books.