Created by:
John M. Mesa, MD

Updated by:
Ross F. Goldberg, MD

 

 

2008 Joseph E. Murray Award for best paper, New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. Mitigation of Ischemia reperfusion Injury with a Peptide that Specifically Binds to Natural Antibody in a Murine Island Skin Flap Model. Nguyen JT, Tatlidede HS, McCormack MC, Randolph MA, Moore FD, Austen WG Jr, Yaremchuk MJ.

2007 Bullock Wellman Fellowship Award. In vivo microscopy of the peripheral nerve: assessment of structural and quantitative changes following injury and repair by photochemical tissue bonding.
PI: Henry, FP

2007 Joseph E. Murray Award for best paper, New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. Real Time In Vivo Imaging of the Nerve Microenvironment with Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering (CARS) Microscopy. Henry FP, Cote D, Randolph MA, Kochevar IE, Lin CP, Winograd JM.

2006 Best Paper, Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons. Enhancement of Peripheral Nerve Regeneration using a Photochemical Technique. O'Neill AC , Randolph MA, Bujold KE, Kochevar IE, Redmond RW, Winograd JM.

2006 Joseph E. Murray Award for best paper, New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. Photochemical Sealing Improves Outcome Following Peripheral Neurorrhaphy. O'Neill AC, Bujold KE, Randolph MA, Kochevar IE, Redmond RW, Winograd JM.

2006 Genzyme Excellence in Science Award, International Cartilage Repair Society. Antigenicity of Isolated Allogeneic Chondrocytes for Tissue Engineering. O'Sullivan NA, Ibusuki S, Yaremchuk MJ, Randolph MA.

2005 Hughston Award for best paper in the American Journal of Sports Medicine 2004, The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. Cell-Based Therapy for Meniscal Repair, A Large Animal Study. Peretti GM, Gill TJ, Xu JW, Randolph MA, Morse KR, Zaleski DJ.

2005 Shenaq International Award, Plastic Surgery Research Council. Chondrogenesis of swine mesenchymal stem cells in different hydrogels. Mesa JM, Burdick, JA, Persing S, Randka MP, Craff MN, Claude O, Anseth KS, Yaremchuk MJ, Randolph MA.

2004 Joseph E. Murray, M.D. Resident Award. Best paper presentation at the New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Meeting. Lenox, MA. Alternative Tissue Engineered Constructs for Upper and Lower Extremity Arthroplasty Mesa JM Johnson TS, Anseth K, Randolph MA, Gill T, Yaremchuk MJ.

2004 Mercedes-Benz USA Fellowship Award. Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation. American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Steps to Engineering Flexible Ear-shaped Cartilage.
PI: O'Sullivan NA

2003 Lyndon Peer Fellowship Award (Cleft Lip & Palate or Craniofacial Reconstruction). Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation. American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Targetting Different Aspects of Tissue Engineering Cartilage in Vivo.
PI: Mesa JM

2003 Joseph E. Murray, M.D. Resident Award. Best paper presentation at the New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Meeting. Plymouth, MA.
Capacity of Swine Mesenchymal Stem Cells (sMSC) to Differentiate into Mesenchymal Lineages in Vitro.
PI: Mesa JM
Co-Invs: Randolph MA, Yaremchuk MJ

Gaspar W. Anastasi Award, First Place. American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) 36th Anniversary Meeting. Boston, MA 2003
Tissue Engineered Flexible Ear-Shaped Cartilage
PI: Johnson, TS and Vu JW.
Co-PI: Hettiaratchy S, Motarjem PM, Weinand C, Randolph MA, Yaremchuk MJ

Shenaq International Research Award, Plastic Surgery Research Council, Boston, MA, 2002.
Tolerance to limb allografts in a large animal model.
PI: Hettiaratchy SP,
Co-I: Melendy E, Randolph MA, Butler PEM, Coburn RC, Nazzal JA, Sachs DH, Huang CA, Lee WPA.

John F. Crikelair Research Award, Plastic Surgery Research Council, Boston, MA, 2002. Mixed chimerism without irradiation in miniature swine: A preclinical tolerance model for composite tissue allograft transplantation.
PI: Melendy E,
Co-I
Hettiaratchy SP, Gleit ZL, Coburn RC, Monataji LM, Cina RA, Sachs DH, Lee WPA, Huang CA.

Best Resident Paper. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Philadelphia, PA, 2001.
A flexible tissue-engineered framework using lyophilized perichondrium as pseudoperichondrium.
PI: Xu JW,
Co-PI:
Peretti GM, Morse KR, Roses RE, Randolph MA, Yaremchuk MJ.

Immunology Poster of Distinction, Massachusetts General Hospital Research Symposium, 2001.
PI: Mathes DW
Co-PI: Rubin JP, Cober S, Butler PEM, Randolph MA, Solari MG, Sachs DH, Lee WPA.

Carlo Ottolenghi Award, XXXVIII Argentinitan Meeting of Orthopaedic and Traumatology, and the II Italian-Brazilian Meeting, 2001.
Terapia cellulare nelle lesioni meniscali. Uno studio in anamali di grossa taglia
PI: Peretti GM
Co-PI: Gill TJ, Xu JW, Randolph MA, Fraschini GF, Zaleske DJ.

Bernard G. Sarnat, MD, Senior Award, Basic Science, Plastic Surgery Education Foundation, 2001.
Producing a flexible tissue-engineered framework using expanded polytetrafluorethylene (ePTFE) membranes as a pseudoperichondrium.
PI: Xu JW
Co-PI: Peretti GM, Randolph MA, Nazzal JA, Roses RE, Morse KR, Yaremchuk MJ.

Bernard G. Sarnat, MD, Junior Award. Basic Science, Plastic Surgery Education Foundation, 2000.
In utero induction of transplantation tolerance.
PI:
Mathes DW
Co-PI: Rubin JP, Cober S, Butler PEM, Randolph MA, Solari MG, Lee WPA.

Joseph E. Murray Award. New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Newport, RI, 1999.
Recipient bone marrow engraftment in donor tissue following long-term tolerance to a hemopoietic musculoskeletal allograft.
PI: Mathes DW
Co-PI: Bourget JL, Randolph MA, Sachs DH, Lee WPA.

Best Poster Award, Plastic Surgery Research Council, Pittsburgh, PA, 1999.
Prolonged survival of vascularized limb tissue xenografts by combined immunosuppression.
PI: Tanabe YN
Co-PI: Randolph MA, Shimizu A, Lee WPA.

Best Basic Science Poster, American Association of Hand Surgeons, Kamuela, HI, 1999.
Chimerism in vascularized musculoskeletal allografts in miniature swine.
PI: Bourget JL
Co-PI: Wu A, Randolph MA, Tanabe YN, Silverman RP, Arn JS, Sachs DH, Lee WPA.

Best Resident Paper. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Newport, RI, 1998.
Chimerism in vascularized musculoskeletal allografts in miniature swine.
PI: Bourget JL
Co-PI: Wu A, Randolph MA, Tanabe YN, Silverman RP, Arn JS, Sachs DH, Lee WPA.

Bernard G. Sarnat, MD, Senior Award, Plastic Surgery Education Foundation, 1998.
Induction of tolerance to swine limb tissue allograft with early T-cell chimerism.
PI: Lee WPA
Co-PI: Rubin JP, Cober SR, Bourget JL, Randolph MA, Yaremchuk MJ.

Best Paper Award, American Association of Hand Surgeons, Boca Raton, FL, 1997.
De novo ligament/tendon formation generation utilizing human dermal fibroblasts.
PI: Margoles SL
Co-PI: Randolph MA, Birk D, Chowanski Z, Vacanti CA, and Lee WPA.

Peter Gingrass Award. Plastic Surgery Research Council, Galveston, TX, 1997.
In utero induction of transplantation tolerance without immunosuppression in a large animal model.
PI: Rubin JP.
Co-PI: Cober SR, Butler PEM, Gazelle S, Ierino F, Randolph, MA, Sachs DH, and Lee WPA.

Best Paper Award, American Association for Hand Surgery, Plam Springs, CA, 1996.
Variation in neocartilage engineering to enhance mechanical response to compression.
PI: Wisser JR
Co-PI: Puelacher W, Greenwald DP, Vacanti JP, May JW, Jr., Upton J, Vacanti CA.

Sumner L. Koch Award. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, San Francisco, CA, 1995.
Reduction of ischemia-reperfusion injury by monoclonal antibody to intercellular adhesion molecule-1
PI: Tosa Y
Co-PI: Lee WPA, Kollias N, Casanova R, Randolph MA, and May JW Jr.

Best Resident Paper. Northeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Boston, MA, 1995.
Neocartilage formation with senescent human chondrocytes.
PI: Casanova R
Co-PI: Sims CD, Randolph MA, Vacanti CA, and Yaremchuk MJ.

Best Paper Award, American Association for Hand Surgery, Marco Island, FL, 1995.
Polyethylene oxide: A new scaffold-polymer for neocartilage production for articular joint surface reconstruction.
PI: Sims CD
Co-PI: Lee WPA, Butler PEM, Casanova R, Lee BT, Randolph MA, Yaremchuk MJ, Vacanti CA, and Cima LG.

Best Resident Paper. Northeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Quebec City, Quebec, 1994.
Generation of cartilage in a subcutaneous pocket using fibrin glue and chondrocytes.
PI: Sims CD
Co-PI: Butler PEM, Randolph MA, Casanova R, Cao YL, Yaremchuk MJ, and Vacanti CA.

D. Ralph Millard Award, Plastic Surgery Education Foundation, 1994.
Morphogenesis of tissue engineered cartilage using chondrocyte/calcium alginate gel constructs.
PI: Paige KT
Co-PI: Cima LG, Atala A, Yaremchuk MJ, Vacanti CA, and Vacanti JP.

Joseph E. Murray Award. New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Newport, RI, 1994.
Cellular model of skeletal tissue transplantation.
PI: Butler PEM
Co-PI: Lee WPA, Sims, CD, Randolph MA, Vacanti CA, and Yaremchuk MJ.

Best Resident Paper. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Pittsburgh, PA, 1993.
Injectable cartilage.
PI: Paige KT
Co-PI: Cima LG, Yaremchuk MJ, Vacanti JP, Vacanti CA.

Joseph E. Murray Award. New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Newport, RI, 1993.
Injectable Cartilage.
PI: Paige KT
Co-PI: Vacanti CA, Cima LG, Yaremchuk MJ, Vacanti JP.