Raman Mahabir, M.D.

  1. Plastic Surgeon

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  1. Breast reconstruction
  2. Breast reconstruction with breast implants
  3. Breast reconstruction with flap surgery
  4. Breast surgery
  5. Face lift
  6. Facial reanimation surgery
  7. Liposuction
  8. Neck lift
  9. Pain management
  10. Reconstructive surgery
  11. Skin cancer excision
  12. Tummy tuck
  • Aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast
  • Aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the face and body (facelift, necklift, abdominoplasty, liposuction)
  • Breast cancer reconstruction with implants and the patient's own tissue (TRAM, DIEP, SIEA, latissiumus, S-GAP, TUG)
  • Cancer reconstruction (head and neck, chest, extremities, abdomen) – restoring form and function
  • Facial re-animation
  • Leadership
  • Research: Pain control after surgery and quality of life outcomes
  • Skin cancer (basal cell, squamous cell, melanoma) treatment, resection and reconstruction
  1. 2007
    Fellow - Aesthetic and Breast SurgeryUniversity of Nevada School of Medicine
  2. 2007
    Fellow - Hand and MicrosurgeryUniversity of Nevada School of Medicine
  3. 2006
    Chief Resident - Plastic SurgeryUniversity of Calgary
  4. 2005
    Resident - Plastic SurgeryUniversity of Calgary
  5. 2001
    MSc - Clinical Research FellowshipOkanagan Plastic Surgery Center
  6. 2000
    MDUniversity of British Columbia
  7. 1996
    BScUniversity of New Brunswick
  8. 1993
    DiplomaMiramichi Valley High School

Certifications

  1. 2009
    Plastic SurgeryAmerican Board of Plastic Surgery
  2. 2006
    Plastic SurgeryRoyal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Margaret Robinson Endowment Visiting ProfessorUniversity of Kansas Medical Center
  2. 2017
    Sewing with the MastersAmerican Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery (ASRM)
  3. 2017
    Visiting ProfessorPlastic Surgery Foundation
  4. 2016
    Best Poster (N Kurnic), Academic Excellence DayMayo Clinic in Arizona
  5. 2016
    Best Case / Best SaveArizona Society of Plastic Surgeons
  6. 2014
    Best Clinical Paper (B Kittinger, Mahabir R)Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting
  7. 2013
    Peter C. Grothaus Teaching AwardTexas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  8. 2013
    Compassionate Doctor AwardAmerican Registry
  9. 2013
    Best Clinical Paper (B Kittinger)Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting
  10. 2013
    Best Overall Paper (J Collins), Department of Surgery Research DayTexas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  11. 2013
    Cronin Award (Best Chief Resident Presentation - J Maher)Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting
  12. 2013
    Young Plastic Surgeons Award (Best Presentation by a Young Member)Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting
  13. 2013
    Fox Award (Best Presentation by a Member)Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting
  14. 2013
    Best Staff Publication, Department of Surgery Research DayTexas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  15. 2012
    America's Top Plastic SurgeonsCosmetic Surgery Resource Center
  16. 2012
    Texas RecipientPatient's Choice Award
  17. 2012
    2nd Best Clinical Paper (J Maher)Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
  18. 2012
    Rising StarTexas Monthly
  19. 2011
    Best Clinical Paper (J Maher), Department of Surgery Research DayTexas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  20. 2011
    Best Medical Student Research (S Tanaka), Department of Surgery Research DayTexas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  21. 2011
    Best Clinical Paper (J Maher)Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
  22. 2010
    America's Top Plastic SurgeonsCosmetic Surgery Resource Center
  23. 2010
    Arthur C. Scott LectureshipTexas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  24. 2010
    Certificate of RecognitionJTAF
  25. 2009
    Peter C. Grothaus Teaching AwardTexas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  26. 2009
    Wigley AwardTexas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  27. 2009
    RecipientWho's Who in American Medicine
  28. 2009
    Texas RecipientPatient's Choice Award
  29. 2008
    MembershipWho's Who in America
  30. 2008
    Nevada RecipientPatient's Choice Award
  31. 2007
    Certificate of AppreciationJosephina T. Albano Foundation
  32. 2007
    Susan G. Komen LectureshipAmerican Association for Cancer Research
  33. 2006
    John Smith & Laura Mae Gardner Memorial Endowment AwardUniversity of Calgary
  34. 2005
    Chief Resident, Division of Plastic SurgeryUniversity of Calgary
  35. 2004
    Gaspar Anastasi AwardAmerican Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  36. 2003
    Gaspar Anastasi AwardAmerican Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  37. 2002
    First Place Men's EliteKing of Concrete
  38. 2001
    RGH Internal Medicine AwardUniversity of Calgary
  39. 2000
    Research FellowshipOPSC
  40. 2000
    ScholarshipCanadian Millennium Scholarship Foundation
  41. 1999
    Dr. A.E.H. Bennet Medical AwardUniversity of British Columbia
  42. 1999
    Outstanding Student in Surgery ClerkshipUniversity of British Columbia
  43. 1998
    Jonathon Rogers AwardUniversity of British Columbia
  44. 1998
    Travel AwardAmerican Association of Anatomists
  45. 1998
    Department of Surgery Research StudentshipUniversity of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine
  46. 1996
    Athletic ScholarshipAllstar Baseball Academy
  47. 1996
    Florence Heighway Summer Research AwardUniversity of British Columbia
  48. 1994
    Lord Beaverbrook ScholarshipUniversity of New Brunswick
  49. 1994
    Canada Science and Technology ScholarshipUniversity of New Brunswick
  50. 1994
    ScholarshipHewlett-Packard
  51. 1994
    Dean's ListUniversity of New Brunswick
  52. 1993
    Lord Beaverbrook Entrance ScholarshipUniversity of New Brunswick
  53. 1993
    Canada Science and Technology Entrance ScholarshipUniversity of New Brunswick
  54. 1993
    Top Company AwardShad Valley
  55. 1993
    Level One, First OverallMiramichi Valley High School
  56. 1993
    First Place Awards in Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Theatre ArtsMiramichi Valley High School
  57. 1993
    Letters for Athletics, Oratory, School Government and TheatreMiramichi Valley High School
  58. 1992
    Computer and Technology AwardNational IBM
  59. 1992
    First PlaceAmerican High School Mathematics Examination
  60. 1992
    First PlaceCanadian Institute of Chemistry Exam
  61. 1992
    Provincial Science Fair Champion (Mathematics)New Brunswick Department of Education
  62. 1992
    Award of ExcellenceNew Brunswick Tourism and Development
  63. 1992
    Certificate of MeritFermat Competition
  64. 1992
    Program ParticipantTerry Fox Science Center
  65. 1992
    Immersion ParticipantUniversity of Moncton
  66. 1992
    Outstanding ContributionCanada 125
  67. 1991
    1st Place in Provincial Oratorical CompetitionNew Brunswick Department of Education
  68. 1991
    Certificate of MeritCaley Competition
  69. 1991
    Speak-Out ChampionLion's Club
  70. 1990
    1st Place in Provincial Oratorical CompetitionNew Brunswick Department of Education
  71. 1990
    Provincial Science Fair Champion (Mathematics)New Brunswick Department of Education
  72. 1990
    District 8 Special Award (Most Outstanding Student)New Brunswick Department of Education
  73. 1990
    Timothy Donahue Award (Top Student)Harkins Junior High School (HJH)
  74. 1990
    Certificate of Distinction, Pascal CompetitionCanadian Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing
  75. 1990
    Top Student DirectorNew Brunswick Provincial Drama Festival
  76. 1990
    Certificate of ExcellenceAtlantic-Pacific Math League
  77. 1990
    ParticipantCanadian-American International Youth Conference

Professional memberships

  1. 2018
    ExaminerAmerican Board of Plastic Surgery
  2. 2017 - 2020
    RepresentativeAdvisory Council, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  3. 2017 - 2018
    PresidentMountain West Society of Plastic Surgeons
  4. 2017 - present
    MemberAnnual Meeting and Instructional Course Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  5. 2017 - present
    Vice ChairBI-ALCL Subcommittee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  6. 2017 - present
    PresidentArizona Society of Plastic Surgeons
  7. 2017 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, International Confederation of Plastic Surgery Societies (ICOPLAST)
  8. 2017 - present
    Editor-in-ChiefPlastic Surgery Education Network, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  9. 2016 - 2017
    Vice PresidentArizona Society of Plastic Surgeons
  10. 2016 - 2017
    MemberHealthcare Delivery Subcommittee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  11. 2016 - 2017
    MemberPROFILE Steering Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  12. 2016 - present
    MemberBoard of Governors, PlastyPAC, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  13. 2016 - present
    MemberBoard of Directors, ARMA State PAC, Arizona Medical Association
  14. 2016 - present
    MemberPriestly Society
  15. 2015 - 2017
    MemberArizona Government Relations Core Team, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  16. 2015 - 2017
    MCA Plastics LeadBreast Standards Council, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery
  17. 2015 - 2017
    MemberPhysicians Advisory Group, Plummer Project, Mayo Clinic Arizona Task Forces
  18. 2015 - 2017
    MemberPhysicians Advisory Board, Plummer Project, Mayo Clinic Arizona Task Forces
  19. 2015 - 2017
    MemberElectronic Medical Records / Revenue Cycle Management (EMR/RCM), Mayo Clinic in Arizona
  20. 2015 - 2017
    MemberMedical Student Plastic Surgery Rotation Task Force, American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  21. 2015 - 2017
    MemberLicensing, Board Certification & Truth in Advertising SME, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  22. 2015 - 2017
    MemberHealth IT SME, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  23. 2015 - 2017
    MemberPolicy Priority and Practice Dynamics Survey Task Force, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  24. 2015 - 2017
    MemberMembership Committee, American Association of Plastic Surgeons
  25. 2015 - 2017
    MemberNew Members Task Force, American Association of Plastic Surgeons
  26. 2015 - 2017
    ChairProgram Committee, Arizona Society of Plastic Surgeons
  27. 2015 - 2016
    Ex-Officio MemberElectronic Communications Committee, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  28. 2015
    MemberPriestly Society
  29. 2015 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  30. 2015 - present
    MemberElectronic Medical Record Convergence Advisory Group, Office of Information and Knowledge Management
  31. 2015 - present
    MemberPlummer Project SME, Plummer Project, Mayo Clinic Arizona Task Forces
  32. 2015 - present
    Team LeaderPlastic Surgery, AskMayoExpert
  33. 2015 - present
    MemberBI-ALCL Subcommittee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  34. 2015 - present
    ChairEarly Career Academic Plastic Surgeons (ECAPS), American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  35. 2015 - present
    ChairAmerican Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  36. 2015 - present
    MemberLegislative Advocacy Committee, Arizona Medical Association
  37. 2015 - present
    MemberProgram Committee, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  38. 2015 - present
    MemberLeadership Development Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  39. 2015 - present
    Founding MemberMountain West Plastic Surgery
  40. 2015 - present
    MemberProgram Committee, Mountain West Plastic Surgery
  41. 2014 - present
    MemberArizona Society of Plastic Surgeons
  42. 2014 - present
    State RepresentativeCouncil on the State of Affairs, Arizona Society of Plastic Surgeons
  43. 2014 - present
    MemberIssues Committee, American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  44. 2014 - 2017
    MemberDevelopment Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  45. 2014 - 2017
    MemberLegislative Advocacy Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  46. 2014 - 2015
    MemberSurgical Quality Subcommittee, Surgical and Procedural Committee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona
  47. 2014 - 2015
    MemberTechnology Committee, American Association of Plastic Surgeons
  48. 2014 - 2015
    MemberProfessionalism Task Force, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  49. 2014 - 2015
    Co-EditorPlastic Surgery Education Network, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  50. 2014 - 2015
    MemberAnnual Meeting and Instructional Course Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  51. 2014 - 2015
    ChairYoung Academic Plastic Surgeons Task Force, American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  52. 2014 - 2015
    Vice ChairMembershp and Communications, Young Plastic Surgeons (YPS), American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  53. 2014
    FacilitatorBaylor University - Scott & White Undergraduate Research Program, Scott & White Healthcare
  54. 2014
    MemberAcademic Operations Research Day Committee, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  55. 2014
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  56. 2014 - present
    MemberSurgical Specialties Discipline/Disease Oriented Groups (DOG), Department of Surgery
  57. 2014 - present
    MemberSurgical and Procedural Committee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  58. 2014 - present
    MemberHospital Practice Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  59. 2014 - present
    ChairGovernmental Affairs Committee, Arizona Society of Plastic Surgeons
  60. 2014 - present
    ChairSenior Residents Day Conference, American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  61. 2014 - present
    ChairSenior Residents Conference, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  62. 2013 - 2017
    MemberMedical Student Day Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  63. 2013 - 2017
    MemberNational Autologous Tissue-based Breast Reconstruction Workgroup, Guideline Development and Publication, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  64. 2013 - 2015
    MemberExecutive Board, Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
  65. 2013 - 2014
    ChairBreast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day Committee, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  66. 2013 - 2014
    MemberSenior Resident Conference Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  67. 2013
    MemberCaduceus Society, Scott & White Healthcare
  68. 2013
    MentorGrand Rounds, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  69. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Plastic Surgeons
  70. 2013 - present
    ChairElectronic Communications Committee, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  71. 2013 - present
    Section EditorRecon/Micro Section, Plastic Surgery Education Network, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  72. 2012 - 2015
    Vice ChairEducation, Young Plastic Surgeons (YPS) Forum, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  73. 2012 - 2015
    ChairYoung Plastic Surgeons Committee, Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
  74. 2012 - 2014
    PreceptorTexas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
  75. 2012 - 2014
    MemberOperative Services Committee, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  76. 2012 - 2014
    Super-userProject EPIC/Phoenix, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  77. 2012 - 2014
    Co-ChairCurriculum Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  78. 2011 - 2016
    Founding MemberAcademic Affairs Council, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  79. 2011 - 2014
    DirectorMicrosurgery Fellowship, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  80. 2011 - 2014
    Faculty AdvisorTexas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
  81. 2011 - 2014
    MemberSurgical Care Improvement Program Committee (SCIP), Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  82. 2011 - 2014
    Co-ChairScott & White Research Day, Scott & White Healthcare
  83. 2011 - 2014
    MemberPolicy Review Committee, Scott & White Healthcare
  84. 2011 - 2014
    Ad Hoc ConsultantCongressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, United States Department of Defense
  85. 2011 - 2013
    Super-userNextGen, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  86. 2011 - 2013
    MemberNational Expander/Implant-based Breast Reconstruction Workgroup, Guideline Development, Publication, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  87. 2011 - 2013
    Assistant EditorReconstructive Micro Section, Plastic Surgery Education Network, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  88. 2011 - 2013
    MemberAcademic Affairs Council, American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  89. 2011
    MemberRaleigh R. White Plastic Surgery Interest Group, Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
  90. 2011
    MentorGrand Rounds, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  91. 2011
    MemberYoung Overseas Delegates Assembly, International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
  92. 2011
    Co-ChairInternational Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery; Young Plastic Surgeons Committee
  93. 2011 - present
    MemberImplantable Biologic Task Force, Scott & White Healthcare
  94. 2011 - present
    MemberGeneral Reconstruction, Annual Meeting Program Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  95. 2011 - present
    Co-ChairResident Section - Trunk, Plastic Surgery Education Network, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  96. 2010 - 2014
    MentorArthur C. Scott Surgical Society, Department of Surgery, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  97. 2010 - 2014
    DirectorR. R. White Plastic Surgery Interest Group, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  98. 2010 - 2014
    DirectorMedical Student Research Elective, Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
  99. 2010 - 2012
    Vice ChairAcademic and International Affairs, Young Plastic Surgeons (YPS) Forum, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  100. 2010 - 2012
    MemberYoung Microsurgeons Group, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  101. 2010 - 2012
    MemberYoung Plastic Surgeons Committee, Canadian Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (CSPS)
  102. 2010 - 2012
    MemberExecutive Board, Canadian Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (CSPS)
  103. 2010 - 2012
    Vice ChairYoung Plastic Surgeons Committee, Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
  104. 2010 - 2011
    MemberNominating Committee, Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
  105. 2010
    MemberOrtho Internal Residency Review Committee, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  106. 2010
    MemberArthur C. Scott Surgical Society
  107. 2010
    MemberResearch Grant Review, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  108. 2010
    MemberResearch Grant Review, Plastic Surgery Foundation
  109. 2010
    MemberOutcomes Grant Review, Canadian Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (CSPS)
  110. 2010 - present
    ConsultantSynovis
  111. 2009 - 2017
    MemberCurriculum Development Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  112. 2009 - 2015
    MemberYoung Plastic Surgeons Steering Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  113. 2009 - 2014
    MemberBreast Implant Task Force, Scott & White Healthcare
  114. 2009 - 2014
    MemberBreast Cancer Group, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  115. 2009 - 2012
    MemberCurriculum Committee, American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  116. 2009 - 2010
    Charter MemberYoung Microsurgeons Group, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
  117. 2009 - 2010
    ChairYoung Plastic Surgeons Initiative, Canadian Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (CSPS)
  118. 2009
    MemberSouthwest Texas Chapter, American College of Surgeons
  119. 2009
    MemberPlastyPAC, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  120. 2009 - present
    DirectorResident Research Rotation, Division of Plastic Surgery, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  121. 2009 - present
    MemberAmerican Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons
  122. 2008 - 2014
    MemberSarcoma Tumor Board, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  123. 2008 - 2012
    MemberMedical Executive Committee, Continuing Care Hospital, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  124. 2008 - 2011
    MemberOrder Standardization Committee, Scott & White Healthcare
  125. 2008 - 2010
    MemberCrimson Initiative of Advisory Board, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  126. 2007 - 2014
    DirectorResearch, Division of Plastic Surgery, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  127. 2007 - 2014
    MemberBreast Cancer Tumor Board, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  128. 2007 - 2014
    MemberHead and Neck Tumor Board, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  129. 2007 - 2014
    DirectorResident Evidence-based Medical Rounds, Division of Plastic Surgery, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  130. 2007 - 2008
    MemberDevelopment Committee, Continuing Care Hospital, Texas A&M University and Scott & White Healthcare
  131. 2007
    MemberNevada Chapter, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  132. 2007
    MemberAmerican Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  133. 2007
    MemberTexas Society of Plastic Surgeons
  134. 2007
    MemberTexas Medical Association
  135. 2007 - present
    MemberChairman's Club, PlastyPAC, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  136. 2004
    MemberAmerican Burn Association
  137. 2003 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Plastic Surgeons
  138. 2002 - 2005
    MemberPostgraduate Surgical Training Committee, University of Calgary
  139. 2002 - 2005
    MemberProfessional Association of Resident Physicians of Alberta
  140. 2001 - 2006
    MemberCommittee for the Prevention of Medical Error, University of Calgary
  141. 2001
    MemberCollege of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
  142. 2001
    MemberCanadian Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (CSPS)
  143. 2001
    MemberAlberta Medical Association
  144. 2000
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  145. 2000
    MemberRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  146. 1999
    MemberWilderness Medical Society
  147. 1998
    MemberAmerican Association of Anatomists
  148. 1997 - 2000
    LeaderMedicine Orientation, University of British Columbia
  149. 1996 - 2000
    MemberDisaster First Response Team, University of British Columbia
  150. 1996
    VolunteerConnect, University of British Columbia
  151. 1996
    LeaderFirst Nations University Initiative, University of British Columbia
  152. 1996
    MemberVancouver Medical Association
  153. 1996
    MemberBritish Columbia Medical Association
  154. 1996
    MemberCanadian Medical Association
  155. 1996
    MemberCollege of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
  156. 1994 - 1996
    Peer AdvisorUniversity of New Brunswick
  157. 1994 - 1996
    LeaderOrientation, University of New Brunswick
  158.  
    MemberResearch Mentor Awards Review, Scott & White Healthcare
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