Michael R. Bykowski, MD, MS

Integrated Resident-Lab Resident
Michael R. Bykowski, MD, MS - Headshot

Contact

412-383-8082
Fax: 412-383-8986

3550 Terrace Street

Scaife Hall, Suite 6B

Pittsburgh, PA 15261, 

Biography

Michael R. Bykowski completed his undergraduate studies with an Honors Bachelor of Philosophy Degree in Neuroscience with a minor in Chemistry at the University of Pittsburgh. He went on to earn a Master of Science degree in Neuroscience. Subsequently, Dr. Bykowski was accepted in the 5-year Physician-Scientist Training Program at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Since 2012, Dr. Bykowski has been training in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery in the Department of Plastic Surgery of UPMC.

Awards

  • Two-time recipient of the OEL Small Research Grant - October 2003 & 2004
  • Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Fellowship -  February 2004
  • National Institute of Mental Health Undergraduate Research Fellowship 2005 – 2006
  • Beckman Undergraduate Research Fellowship 2005 – 2006
  • Bradler Undergraduate Research Award - May 2006
  • Four-time University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Scholarship 2007 - 2012
  • Hilda M. Willis Merit Scholarship - December 2007
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Carolyn L. Kuckein Student Research Fellowship - January 2008  
  • Henry H. Clark Medical Education Foundation Scholarship - July 2008
  • Davenport Hooker Fund Scholarship - August 2008
  • Best Poster in Surgery, 62nd AMA National Interim Meeting - November 2008
  • Best Overall Poster, 62nd AMA National Interim Meeting - November 2008
  • Physician-Scientist Training Program Fellowship recipient - April 2009
  • University of Pittsburgh GPSA Travel Award - April 2009
  • Best Clinical Presentation, 6th Annual Scientific Meeting, UPMC Plastic Surgery Resident Research Day - June 2009
  • Plastic Surgery Education Foundation Pilot Research Grant - December 2009
  • Cleft Palate Foundation Junior Investigators Research Grant - December 2009
  • Best Clinical Presentation, 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting, Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons, Cleveland Ohio - May 2010
  • Best Clinical Presentation, 7th Annual Scientific Meeting, UPMC Plastic Surgery Resident Research Day - June 2010
  • Dr. P. Kahler Hench, MD Award - August 2010
  • Best Clinical Presentation, 27th Annual Scientific Meeting, Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Washington, DC - October 2010
  • J. Morris for Clark Medical Endowment Scholarship - November 2010
  • Rike Scholarship - December 2010
  • The Pittsburgh Foundation Scholarship - July 2010
  • Ross H. Musgrave, M.D. Plastic Surgery Award - March 2012

Publications

Dr. Bykowski has authored over 30 published scientific articles and abstracts and has over 80 scientific research presentations at regional, national, and international meetings.