The ISPRES/ICOPLAST Young Plastic Surgeon Award Finalists

Three finalists have been selected to present their papers in San Diego at PSTM 2019 during the ISPRES dedicated track on September 21, 2019. Registration for Plastic Surgery The Meeting 2019 is required.

2019 Finalists

Yuanyuan Ma, MD (Japan)
Fibroblast Growth Factor-2 Stimulates Proliferation of Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cells Via Src Activation

Hasan Celik MD (Turkey)
Comparing Effects of: Blastema of Axolotl, Platelet Rich Plasma of Axolotl and Platelet Rich Plasma of Rat on Scalded Injury

Annarita Agovino, MD PhD (Italy)
Cellular Optimization of Nanofat: Increased Cell Count and Viability Using LipocubeNanoTM

The three ISPRES Logo award recipients will receive the following:

  • $500 for first place winner and plaque
  • Meeting registration fees waived for 2020 ISPRES Congress
  • Papers featured on ISPRES and ICOPLAST websites, newsletters and on social media channels


2018 Winners

  • First: Evaluation of the Ex-Vivo Effect of Tamoxifen on Adipose Derive Stem Cells: A Pilot Study
    Andrea Vittorio Emanuele Lisa, MD
  • Second: Enhanced Wound Healing By Treatment with Heat Stable Antigen (HSA/CD24)
    Or Friedman, MD
  • Third: Comparative Study Using Autologous Fat Grafts Plus Platelet-Rich Plasma With or Without Fractional CO2 Laser Resurfacing in Treatment of Acne Scars: Analysis of Outcomes and Satisfaction With FACE-Q
    Mauro Barone, MD