The Founders’ Award is given for the best seven-minute paper presented by an Active Member of the New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Inc., who is in good standing.
To be eligible for the award, the presenter must be presenting work for which he or she was the principal investigator, and is expected to be the first author if the paper is eventually published in any format.
The paper must not have been previously published or previously presented, wholly or in part, at a national meeting.
2022 - Matthias B. Donelan, MD - New Castle, NH
"Skin Graft Donor Site Morbidity: Time to Revisit Early Excision and Grafting For Non-Life-Threatening Burns"
2019 - Mark B. Constantian, MD - Newport, RI
"Fat Grafting As An Adjunctive Procedure in Revision Rhinoplasty: A Preliminary Series"
2017 - Deepak Narayan, MD - North Falmouth, MA
"Back To The Future – A New England Tale"
2016 - William G. Austen, Jr., MD - Bretton Woods, NH
"Invention in Plastic Surgery” Lessons from the NESPRS"
2015 - Mark B. Constantian, MD - Westbrook, CT
"Prevalence and Manifestations of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Secondary Rhinoplasty Patients"
2014 - Eric C. Liao, MD - Sebasco Estates, ME
"Closing the Gap on Orofacial Cleft: A Genetics Primer for the Plastic Surgeon"
2013 - Paul Y. Liu, MD - Newport, RI
"Changes in Molecular Profiles and Morphological Characteristics Associated with Wound Contraction and Closure of the Wound Healing in Diabetic Mice"
2012 - Arin K. Greene, MD - Woodstock, VT
"Experimental Comparison of Cranial Particulate Bone Graft, rhBMP-2, and Split Cranial Bone Graft for Inlay Cranioplasty"
2011 - Gary J. Price, MD - Brewster, MA
"Switched Lips, Radium, and Stone Age Tools; Robert Abbe and New England"
2010 - Mitchell A. Stotland, MD - Hancock, MA
"The Effect of Facial Paralysis on the Central Processing of Facial Expressions of Emotion"
2009 - Mark B. Constantian, MD - Boston, MA
"What Motivates Secondary Rhinoplasty Patients?"
2008 - Jeffrey Weinzweig, MD - Manchester Village, VT
"Analysis of Frontal and Orbital Osteotomy Fixation Using a Novel Adhesive Resorbable Plating System for Craniofacial Reconstruction"
2007 - E. Dale Collins, MD - Newport, RI
"Comprehensive Approach to Immediate TRAM Reconstruction"
2006 - Sumner A. Slavin, MD - New Castle, NH
"Scar Lymphedema: Fact or Fiction?"
2005 - Carolyn L. Kerrigan, MD - Mystic, CT
"Models for Shared Consultations in a Plastic Surgery Practice: Increasing Quality and Efficiency"
2004 - Mark B. Constantian, MD - Lenox, MA
"Narrow Middle Vault and Untreated Alar Cartilage Malposition: The Face of Secondary Rhinoplasty Today"
2003 - Mark B. Constantian, MD - Plymouth, MA
"The Boxy Tip, The Ball Tip, and Alar Cartilage Malposition: Variations on a Theme"
2002 - Gary J. Price, MD - Manchester Village, VT
"Mythology, Medicine for the Plastic Surgeon"
2001 - Mark B. Constantian, MD - Mystic, CT
"Personality Characteristics of 200 Consecutive Secondary Rhinoplasty Patients: From “Normal” to Body Dysmorphic Disorder"
2000 - Mark B. Constantian, MD - Laconia, NH
"Variations and Use of Composite Grafts for Nostril and Airway Reconstructions: Experience in 86 Secondary and Tertiary Rhinoplasty Patients"
1999 - Sumner A. Slavin, MD - Newport, RI
"Long-Term Aesthetic Results Following Reconstruction Breast Conservation Deformities"
1998 - Sumner A. Slavin, MD - Chatham, MA
"Transaxillary Endoscopic Subpectoral Augmentation Mammoplasty: Avoiding Pitfalls in Patient Selection and Technique"
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