Welcome to the 3rd International World FUE Institute Workshop, a unique gathering of medical professionals whose aim is to focus on the complementary approaches to FUE with live surgeries, instructive videos, lectures, roundtable discussions and hands-on experiences.

Coordinated by

Alejandro Chueco, M.D. (Workshop Committee Chairman)
Antonio Ruston, M.D. (Scientific Director)

Lectures and Exhibition:

Pestana Palace Hotel
R. Jau 54
Lisbon, Portugal

Live Surgery Expo:

Master Group Hair Clinic
Rua Xavier de Araújo,
Edificio Laranjeiras Plaza,
Números A/B (Bloco 6)
1600-226 Lisbon, Portugal

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Registration Fee Inclusions

The registration fee includes educational workshops (Friday, Saturday and Sunday), hand-out materials, coffee breaks, lunches, Welcome Cocktail Reception for delegates (Thursday), transportation to/from the Pestana Palace Hotel to the Master Group Hair Clinic.

Extra Dinner Tickets

Extra dinner ticket(s) for the Gala Dinner on Saturday may be purchased for spouse/guest(s) during the registration process. Those who purchase extra gala dinner tickets will be admitted to the Welcome Cocktail Reception free of charge.

Official Language

The official language of the workshop is English. Simultaneous translation will not be provided.

Meeting Attire

Casual attire is recommended for the educational sessions. Personal scrubs should be worn to live surgical sessions, however, disposable gowns, masks and shoe covers will be provided if necessary. Business attire is suggested for the Welcome Cocktail Reception while dressy/formal attire is suggested for the Gala Dinner.

Surgery Facility

The Live Surgery Expo portion of the workshop will be held at the Master Group Hair Clinic, Rua Xavier de Araújo, Edificio Laranjeiras Plaza, Números A/B (Bloco 6), Lisbon, Portugal. The clinic is located approximately 15 minutes by taxi/workshop transfer bus from the Pestana Palace Hotel (Shuttle service is provided).


The average maximum temperature in Lisbon in June is 75°F/24°C and the average minimum temperature is 16°F/60°C. However, the temperatures in 2017 exceeded this average. There is almost no chance of rain.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

The registration fee is refundable upon written notice to the World FUE Institute's Executive Director on or before April 1, 2018. An administrative fee of 100.00 Euros will be deducted from all refunds. Cancellation or lack of attendance without written notification is non-refundable. Attendees are personally responsible for the timely transmission of written cancellations to World FUE Institute General Secretary and receipt must be verified.

Video, Photo, Audio, Recording

Video or audio recording and photography are STRICTLY prohibited during the all workshop education lecture and live surgery sessions. Violators will be dismissed from the sessions. Photos and videos taken by the World FUE Institute's workshop coordinators are exempt from this policy.

Cellular Phone / Pager Policy

The use of cellular phones and pagers during the educational sessions is strictly prohibited. Attendees must either turn off their cellular phones and pagers or set them to vibrate only.

Target Audience

The target audience for this workshop is medical doctors (e.g., hair transplant surgeons, dermatologists, plastic surgeons, cosmetic surgeons) with a beginning, intermediate, or advanced level of skill in hair restoration surgery.

Evaluation Surveys

The workshop committee kindly requests the completion of evaluation surveys. Your feedback is valuable to us! We implement changes to our programs based on your comments. Thank you for your participation and collaboration.

CME Credit

This activity is not sanctioned for CME credit. A certificate of attendance suitable for framing will be issued to attendees.