Our division hosts twin 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 twice monthly at 5pm CST via Zoom.
We hope to see you there!
Basic and Translational Research Seminars
|5 p.m. on||Faculty Speaker|
|April 22||Stephen WP Kemp, PhD. MU — Functional neural control of prosthetic limbs|
|May 27||Terry Myckatyn, M.D. WUSM — Understanding implant infections|
|June 24||No seminar – Resident Research Day (email Wood for details)|
|July 22||Jianjun Gian, Ph.D. WU — Smart biomaterials for surgery applications|
|Aug 26||Alison Snyder-Warwick, M.D. WUSM — Understanding the neuromuscular junction and terminal Schwann cells|
|Sept 23||Justin Sacks, M.D. WUSM — Suture-less anastomosis|
|Oct 28||Amanda Westman, Ph.D. WUSM — Translational studies in plastic surgery|
Clinical Research Seminars
|5 p.m. on||Topics||Guest Speakers||In-house Headliners|
|April 28||Shared Decision Making||Mary C. Politi, PhD. Professor of Surgery,|
Division of Public Health Sciences
|Ida K. Fox, MD. Associate Professor of Surgery,|
Terence M. Myckatyn, MD. Professor of Surgery
|May 26||Disparities in Surgical Outcomes||Vetta Thompson, PhD. E. Desmond Lee Professor of Racial and Ethnic Diversity and Macy Miller Stonner, OTD, OTR/L, CHT|
|June 23||Systematic Reviews and Library Resources||Lauren Yaeger, MS. Clinical and Systematic Review Librarian||Gary Skolnick, MBA. Director of Clinical Research|