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Grants We Funded

Grant applicants for the 2023 cycle requested a total of nearly $4 million dollars. The PSF Study Section Subcommittees of Basic & Translational Research and Clinical Research evaluated nearly 140 grant applications on the following topics:

The PSF awarded research grants totaling over $1 million dollars to support nearly 30 plastic surgery research proposals.

ASPS/PSF leadership is committed to continuing to provide high levels of investigator-initiated research support to ensure that plastic surgeons have the needed research resources to be pioneers and innovators in advancing the practice of medicine.

Research Abstracts

Search The PSF database to have easy access to full-text grant abstracts from past PSF-funded research projects 2003 to present. All abstracts are the work of the Principal Investigators and were retrieved from their PSF grant applications. Several different filters may be applied to locate abstracts specific to a particular focus area or PSF funding mechanism.

Effect Of Radiation On Tissue For Delayed Breast Reconstruction

Adeyiza Momoh MD · The Regents of the University of Michigan

Effect of Schwann Cell Therapy on Neuroregeneration after Limb Allotransplantation

Gerald Brandacher MD · University of Pittsburgh

Effect of SiRNA Against Noggin in Healing Calvarial Defects

Xiao Xia Wang MD · New York University Medical Center

Effects of an Fgfr2c Mutation on Palatal and Craniofacial Development

Chad Perlyn MD · Washington University

Effects of Fat Graft Vascularization on Graft Take and Retention

Obinna Ezeamuzie MD · New York University School of Medicine

EGR-1: expression in a rabbit flexor tendon scar model

Brian Derby MD · Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Electromagnetic Fields and Pectoral Block for Breast Reconstruction Pain Control

Christine Rohde MD, MPH · Columbia University Medical Center

Elucidating the Intracellular Signaling Events Responsible for Strain-Dependent Bone Formation

Pierre Saadeh MD · New York University Medical Center

Elusive Deformable Tissue Engineered Cartilage: Focus on Elastin

John van Aalst MD · University of North Carolina

Embryonic Stem Cells Preserve the Neuromuscular Junction

Terence Myckatyn MD · Washington University