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Grants We Funded

In 2019, The Plastic Surgery Foundation (The PSF) awarded 33 investigator-initiated projects and allocated $891,274 to support the newest, clinically relevant research in plastic surgery.

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.

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

Peripheral Nerve Repair Using Peptide Amphiphile Nanofibers

Reza Jarrahy MD · The Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles

Peripheral Nerve Signal Transduction Via Polyimide Electrodes

Theodore Kung MD · The Regents of the University of Michigan

Photochemical Sealing of Peripheral Neurorrhaphy

Jonathan Winograd MD · Massachusetts General Hospital

Photochemical Tissue Bonding for Sutureless Vascular Anastomosis

Jonathan Winograd MD · Massachusetts General Hospital (The General Hospital Corp.)