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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.

Simultaneous Stem Cell and Composite Tissue Transplantation

David Mathes MD · University of Washington

Single Cell Analysis of SDF-1 Mediated Stem Cell Recruitment

Zeshaan Maan MD · Stanford University

Single cell transcriptional analysis of fibroblasts in Dupuytren disease

Janos Barrera MD · Stanford University

Single-agent Immunomodulation in Pediatric Craniofacial CTA

Joseph Losee MD · University of Pittsburgh

Sirtuin Regulation of Aging Human Adipose Tissue

Ivona Percec MD, PhD · The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania

Skeletal muscle regeneration by human satellite cells following denervation

Alvin Wong MD · The Regents of the University of California, San Francisco

Skin Improvement in Radiation Wounds: The Impact of Adipose Derived Stem Cells

Timothy Daugherty MD · Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Skin Regenerative Potential of ADSCs: in vivo Nude Mouse Model

Brian Derby MD · Southern Illinois University

Skin Tape Stripping to Assess Cytokine Expression Profiles

Gerald Brandacher MD · Johns Hopkins University

Smart Scaffolds for Soft-Tissue Engineering

Julio Clavijo-Alvarez MD · University of Pittsburgh