Our division hosts monthly research seminars showcasing our innovative basic, translational, and clinical research.  Special topics and speakers relevant to plastic and reconstructive surgery research share the platform. This series covers a wide-range of topics pertinent to Plastic Surgery from animal models to systematic reviews, from cutting-edge surgical devices to entrepreneurship.

We meet the 4th Wednesday of each month at 5pm CT via Zoom.

Please email Dr. Matthew Wood (woodmd@wustl.edu), Dr. Amanda Westman (a.m.westman@wustl.edu), or Gary Skolnick (gskolnic@wustl.edu) for the Zoom link.

We hope to see you there!

Research Seminar Calendar

5 p.m. CT onFaculty Speaker
July 21Jianjun Gian, Ph.D. WU guest speaker — Biomaterials-based therapies for treating cardiovascular diseases
August 25Snyder-Warwick Lab — Neuromuscular Junction
Wood Lab — Electrical stimulation for nerve repair
September 22Li Lab — Regenerative medicine therapies
Westman Lab — Modeling plastic surgery interventions
October 27Wood/Mackinnon Labs — Role of inflammation in biomaterial repair of long nerve gaps
Westman/Sacks Labs — Translational imaging applied to plastic surgery
November 24No speakers – Thanksgiving Break
December 22No speakers – Holiday Break