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Grants We Funded

Grant applicants for the 2021 cycle requested a total of over $3.3 million dollars. The PSF Study Section subcommittees of Basic & Translational Research and Clinical Research evaluated 106 grant applications on the following topics:

The PSF awarded research grants totaling more than $755,000 to support 25 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.

Osteogenic Potential Of Oxysterols In Osseous Tissue Engineering

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

Outcomes and Impairment Assessment after Finger Amputations

Aviram Giladi MD, MS · The Regents of the University of Michigan

Outcomes in Surgical Management of Adolescent Breast Disorders

Brian Labow MD · Children's Hospital Boston

Outcomes of Corticosteroid Treatment for Trigger Finger by Stage

Janae Kittinger MD · Scott and White Healthcare

Overcoming Skin Immunogenicity in Transplantation Tolerance

Mario Solari MD · University of Pittsburgh

Overexpression of sFRP1 Enhances Adipogenesis in Tissue Repair

Sudheer Ravuri PhD · University of Pittsburgh

Overlapping Worlds of Art and Plastic Surgery: Implications for Surgical Training

Audrey Nguyen MD · University of California

Partial Wrist Arthrodesis vs MFT Scaphoid Reconstruction: Wrist Kinematics

Sonya Agnew MD · Chicago Association for Research & Education in Science

Particulate Bone for Secondary Inlay Cranioplasty

Arin Greene MD · Children's Hospital Boston

Pathogenesis of Radiation-Induced Capsular Contracture

Joan Lipa MD, MSc., FRCS(C.), FACS · University of Toronto