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Grants We Funded

Grant Applicants for 2020 requested more than $4.1 million. The PSF Study Section Subcommittees of Basic and Translational Research and Clinical Research Evaluated 111 applications on the following topics:

The PSF awarded Research Grants totaling more than $860,000 to support 24 plastic surgery research proposals.

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons/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.

Patient Preferences of Social Media in Plastic Surgery: A Conjoint Analysis

Cindy Wu MD · The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Patient Reported Outcomes Following Upper Extremity Injury

Jeffrey Friedrich MD · University of Washington

Patient Reported Outcomes in Gender Mastectomy

Megan Lane MD · The Regents of the University of Michigan

Patient-Centered Care in Breast Reconstruction

Tiffany Ballard MD · The Regents of the University of Michigan

PEG Hydrogels to Engineer Cartilage

Anestis Papadopulos MD · Massachusetts General Hospital

PEG-pDHA Hydrogrels: A Novel Topical Hemostatic Agent

Jason Spector MD · Weill Cornell Medical College

Perceptions of Facial Femininity and Outcomes After Facial Feminization Surgery

Shane Morrison MD, MS · University of Washington

Perfusion Decellularized Skin Flap as a Dermo-Epidermal Scaffold

Jeremy Goverman MD · Massachusetts General Hospital

Peripheral Blood OPC and EPC Tissue Engineering

Alexander Allori MD · New York University Medical Center

Peripheral Nerve Repair Using Conduits Supplemented With Adipose Stem Cells

Mark Schusterman II, MD · University of Pittsburgh