Research News

The Seventh Annual ISPRES Congress

The Department of Plastic Surgery attended the International Society of Plastic Regenerative Surgeons meeting that took place during the Plastic Surgery The Meeting in Chicago. The department was represented by 3 panelists  (Drs. Lauren Kokai, Asim Ejaz, and Jeffrey Gusenoff) and the first day of programming was lead by Dr. Rubin. Dr. Kokai's talk [...]

2018 Plastic Surgery Research Council

The 63rd annual Plastic Surgery Research Council meeting was held in Birmingham, Alabama May 17-20, 2018. Firuz Gamal Feturi, BS and PhD candidate was awarded J.K. Hardesty, MD Best Poster Award at 2018 Plastic Surgery Research Council May 17-20, 2018. Feturi’s abstract was titled Single Locally Implanted Tacrolimus-eluting Disk Promotes Long-term Vascularized Composite Allograft [...]

Regenerative Medicine Workshop In Charleston, SC

The Adipose Stem Cell Center (ASCC) and the Vascularized Composite Allotransplant and Microsurgery Lab (VCAM) represented the Plastic Surgery Department at the 2018 Regenerative Medicine Workshop in Charleston, South Carolina on March 23rd - 25th. The 2018 Regenerative Medicine Workshop focused on synergizing science, engineering, and clinical translation. The workshop is co-organized by the University [...]