SAWC & WHS 2009
April 26 - 29, 2009
Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center
Dallas TX USA
The award, which was presented at the 2009 WHS annual meeting, is given to the young investigator(s) whose original submission to Wound Repair and Regeneration is judged the best among all eligible papers during the prior year. Dr. Kozin and Dr. Gordon share the prize this year, as they equally contributed to the winning paper, which is: Gordon A, Kozin ED, Keswani SG, Vaikunth SS, Katz AB, Zoltick PW, Favata M, Radu AP, Soslowsky LJ, Herlyn M, Crombleholme TM. Permissive environment in postnatal wounds induced by adenoviral-mediated overexpression of the anti-inflammatory cytokine interleukin-10 prevents scar formation. Wound Rep Regen 16:70-79, 2008. The work was performed in the laboratory of Dr. Timothy Crombleholme at the Center for Molecular Fetal Therapy, Division of General, Thoracic, and Fetal Surgery, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. Congratulations to the winners on an outstanding paper
Congratulations to the Winners of the 2009 Young Investigator Awards
2009 Young Investigator Awards Winners
John Paul Tutela
2009 Young Investigator Awards Runners Up
Limited travel awards were available for trainees whose abstracts had been accepted for presentation at the 19th Annual Meeting of the Wound Healing Society with Symposium for Advanced Wound Care (SAWC) 2009, Dallas, Texas, April 26-29, 2009. The abstracts were selected on a merit basis and were handed out at the WHS Business Meeting, Tuesday, April 28, 2009.
2009 Travel Award Winners:
Mary Cloud Ammons
John Centanni1, Christina Thomas-Virnig, PhD1, Colette Johnston1, Li-Ke He, MD2, Sandy Schlosser3, Kelly Van Winkle1, Ruibing Chen3, Angela Gibson3, Andrea Szilagyi2, Lingjun Li, PhD3, Shankar Ravi, PhD2, B. Lynn Allen-Hoffmann, PhD3.
1Stratatech Corporation, Madison, WI, USA; 2Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA; 3University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA.
Second Place - #96 - IN VIVO ASSESSMENT OF THE GELSPRAY™ HYDROGEL WOUND DRESSING
Sameer Shums, MBA, John Jackson, BS, Thomas Hirt, PhD
BioCure, Inc., Norcross, GA, USA.
Third Place - #73 - A HUMAN SKIN SUBSTITUTE ENGINEERED USING A NON-VIRAL VECTOR SECRETES ELEVATED LEVELS OF ANGIOGENIC FACTORS AND ENHANCES VASCULARIZATION IN VIVO
Allen Comer, PhD1, Joely Straseski, PhD2, Sara Pirnstill, BS1, Kristi Schaeve, BS1, Maggie Bach, BS1, Jennifer Murphy, MD2, Lynn Allen-Hoffmann, PhD1.
1Stratatech Corporation, Madison, WI, USA, 2University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA.
Saturday, 4/25/09 11:00 AM-6:30 PM:
WHS Board of Directors Meeting-Appaloosa 4
Sunday 4/26/09 thru Weds 4/29/09:
WHS Networking Room-Dallas 3 Speaker Ready Room-Dallas 2
Monday 4/27/09 12:45-2:00 PM:
Awards Committee-Palomino 2 Editorial Board Committee-Mustang 2 Foundation Committee-Palomino 3 Industrial Advisory Committee-Palomino 1 Membership Committee-Appaloosa 4
Tuesday 4/28/09 12:45-2:00 PM:
Education Committee-Palomino 1 Government Relations Committee-Palomino 2 Website Committee-Palomino 3
Also on Tuesday 4/28/09:
MEET THE MENTORS- Texas 5 & 6
Rooms are subject to change!