18th Annual Plastic Surgery Research Day

June 25, 2021

The overall goal of the Pitt Plastic Surgery Research Day is to discuss and educate the audience on new concepts and technologies in clinical and translational research in all areas of plastic surgery.

Target Audience

The target audience for the meeting includes plastic surgeons in practice and in training, both private and academic, and members of the plastic surgery research community.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of current concepts in plastic and reconstructive surgery;
  • Access clinical data that will have a direct impact on the everyday practice of plastic surgery,
  • Integrate basic science research to assist in making better clinical and operative decisions; and
  • Implement techniques in the areas of patient safety, clinical/surgical outcomes, and complications that will improve their performance and patient outcomes.

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
03/16/2021
Course expires: 
06/30/2021
Event starts: 
06/25/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
06/25/2021 - 3:45pm

6:45 AM – 7:20 AM
Breakfast

7:20 AM – 7:30 AM
Introduction and Opening Remarks (J. Peter Rubin, MD; Kacey Marra, PhD; Jesse Goldstein, MD)

7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Kacey please review the entire day’s timing as it doesn’t match the draft from your call with JG. Thanks!
Visiting Professor – Lecture
Pressure Ulcer Evaluation and Management: It’s Complicated 
Gayle M. Gordillo, MD
Chief of Plastic Surgery and
Medical Director of Wound Services
Indiana University School of Medicine
President, Plastic Surgery Foundation

9:00 AM – 10:20 AM
Session I – Clinical Research I Presentations (Chair)

10:20 AM – 10:30 AM
Break

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Session II – Basic Science Research Presentations (Chair)

11:30 AM – 11:45 AM
Break

11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
Lunch

1:00 PM – 2:20 PM
Session III – Clinical Research II Presentations (Chair)

2:20 PM – 2:30 PM
Break

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Session IV – Education, Quality and Innovation Presentations (Chair)

3:30 PM – 3:45 PM
Concluding Remarks (J. Peter Rubin, MD; Kacey Marra, PhD; Jesse Goldstein, MD)

3:45 PM
Adjournment

3:45 PM – 5:00 PM
Reception and Award Presentations

University Club. Ballroom B
Pittsburgh
United States

Course Directors:

Jesse A. Goldstein, MD
Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Kacey G. Marra, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair of Research
Department of Plastic Surgery
Professor of Bioengineering
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Faculty Disclosure
All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity including members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, and/or content reviewers have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.

The following relevant financial relationships were disclosed:

Sydney R. Coleman, MD

Royalties from designed cannulas: Mentor

Gayle M. Gordillo

 

Grant/Research Support: NIH

Stockholder: Med Compliance IQ, LLC

Beth Gusenoff, DPM

Co-Inventor: Push-to-Spin (P2S) Device

Jeffrey A. Gusenoff, MD

Co-Inventor: Push-to-Spin (P2S) Device

Ernest K. Manders, MD

Stockholder, CSO, and Medical Director: Promethean Life Sciences

Benjamin K. Schilling, PhD

Stockholder: AxoMax Technologies, Inc.

Alexander M. Spiess, MD

 

Consultant: Renerva

CE Speakers’ Bureau: Axogen

Jesse Goldstein, MD

Consultant: Johnson and Johnson/Synthes

 

No other planners, members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships to disclose.

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician (CME)
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity. 

Available Credit

  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 Attendance

We gratefully acknowledge support from

the following for this activity:

 

Exhibitors:

 

Active Medical, Inc.

 

Allergan Plastic and Regenerative Medicine

 

Integra LifeSciences featuring SurgiMend and Gentrix

 

KLS Martin Group

 

 

Please login or register to take this course.

For additional information please contact, Amanda Bramer.
Phone: 412-648-2062
Email: brameraa@upmc.edu