Jean-Paul Meningaud is Professor and Head of the Department of Plastic and maxillofacial Surgery at the Henri Mondor University Hospital, Paris. Having gained his MD at the University Denis Diderot, Paris in 1997, he was awarded PhD in 2002 by the University René Descartes, Paris. A Fellow of the European Board of Oro-Maxillofacial Surgery, he has graduated in microsurgery and holds the HDR (postdoctoral degree authorizing the holder to direct the research of others). In Paris in 2007, Professor Meningaud was part of the team that undertook a complex composite tissue allotransplantation of the face in a patient undergoing resection of a massive plexiform neurofibroma He received the James Barret Brown award in 2011. In 2014, He has been elected to be President of the EACMFS in 2018-2020. He is in charge of three diplomas in cosmetic medicine. He runs researches in regenerative medicine and aesthetic surgery.