Research is better together.

Are you an aesthetic plastic surgeon or surgeon-in-training looking for a collaborative community of researchers to share ideas with and learn from? 

We invite you to join the Aesthetic Research Community (ARC), an online community within AestheticConnect dedicated to advancing aesthetics through research. 

With ARC, you can discuss and refine research topics, interact directly with experienced surgeon researchers, and get guidance on common research questions.

What is AestheticConnect?

AestheticConnect is a password-protected Member Portal that allows the aesthetic community to connect on the topics most important to them.

What is ARC?

ARC is a specific community within AestheticConnect focused on aesthetic research. 

  • It’s a network of surgeon researchers and prospective researchers willing to share ideas and collaborate on research. 

  • It serves as a source for aesthetic research guidance.

Who Can Participate?

  • Aesthetic Society Members

  • Aesthetic Foundation Members

  • Associate Members

  • Residents and Fellows Program Members 

  • Medical Students interested in aesthetic plastic surgery

Key Benefits

  • Collaborate on research opportunities and ideas. 

  • Discuss, refine, and develop research topics.

  • Ask questions and receive guidance from The Aesthetic Foundation’s Scientific Research Committee and other experts throughout the research process, from grant application to manuscript publication and everything in between.

  • Get assistance with common research project obstacles.

  • Access library of research documents and resources.

How To Sign Up

  1. Log in to AestheticConnect

  2. Join the Aesthetic Research Community 

  3. Start a discussion thread or comment on existing threads

Join the Aesthetic Research Community and start collaborating with other surgeon researchers today.