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Dr. Barry Gibney presented "Scaffolding Effect Of Vascular Distension On Peripheral Lung Mechanics" at the ACS Meeting in New Orleans on February 7, 2013.

Max Ackermann presented "Intussusceptive angiogenesis: an alternative route in tumors, inflammation and wound healing" at the Angiogenesis Meeting in Snowbird, UT, January 16-21, 2012.

Dr. Grace Lee presented "Selective Laser Photocoagulation Manipulates Blood Flow Dynamics in the Microcirculation" at the AAS Congress in February 2012.

Dr. Barry Gibney presented "Molecular Imaging in the Post-pneumonectomy Lung" at the AAS in Las Vegas in February 2012.

Dr. Mentzer presented at the "Developing Lung Symposium," the UGMLC Lung Center, held in the Waldeck Castle in Germany.

Dr. Grace Lee presented "Selective Manipulation of Blood Flow Dynamics in the Microcirculation" at the ACS Meeting in Chicago on October 3, 2012.

Dr. Barry Gibney presented "Spatial and Metabolic Consequences of Post-Pneumonectomy Lung Growth" at the ACS Meeting in Chicago on October 2, 2012.

Dr. Barry Gibney presented "Dendritic Cell Migration to the Post-Pneumonectomy Lung" at the ATS meeting in San Francisco, May 22, 2012.

Drs. Barry Gibney and Kenji Chamoto presented their work at the Harvard Surgical Research Symposium on May 3, 2012.

Dr. Barry Gibney presented "Molecular Imaging in the Post-pneumonectomy Lung" at the AAS in Las Vegas in February 2012.

Dr. Grace Lee presented "Selective Laser Photocoagulation Manipulates Blood Flow Dynamics in the Microcirculation" at the AAS Congress in February 2012.

Max Ackermann presented "Intussusceptive angiogenesis: an alternative route in tumors, inflammation and wound healing" at the Angiogenesis Meeting in Snowbird, UT, January 16-21, 2012.

Dr. Jan Houdek presented "Post-pneumonectomy lung tissue growth and vessel morphogenesis" at the 107th Annual Meeting of the Anatomische Gesellschaft in Frankfurt.

Dr. Max Ackermann presented "Improvement in wound healing by boosting angiogenesis: studies in normoglycemic and diabetic mice." at the 107th Annual Meeting of the Anatomische Gesellschaft in Frankfurt.

Dr. Kenji Chamoto presented “Regulatory network of angiogenesis gene expression during post-pneumonectomy compensatory growth” at the 2011 ATS Meeting in Denver, CO.

Dr. Barry Gibney presented “Mechanical evidence for microstructural remodeling during post-pneumonectomy lung growth” at the 2011 ATS Meeting in Denver, CO.

Dr. Barry Gibney presented "Mediastinorraphy increases post-pneumonectomy work of breathing" on October 27, 2011 at the ACS Meeting in San Francisco, CA.

Congratulations to Dr. Grace Lee as recipient of the John A. Mannick Research Award.

Dr. Kenji Chamoto was awarded the JSPS International Research Fellowship.

Dr. Barry Gibney was recently awarded the John A. Mannick Research Award for Surgical Resident Research for “Mechanical Forces During Neoalveolarizationin a Murine Model of Compensatory Lung Growth.”

Congratulations to Dr. Moritz Konerding for grant award to study alveolar capillary structure and lung angiogenesis at the Swiss synchrotron.

Dr. Mentzer was awarded the F. Griffith Pearson Teaching Award.

Alum Dr. Lino Miele has twins and matches at the University of Pittsburgh for his Plastic Surgery Fellowship.

Dr. Grace Lee was a recipient of  an NRSA F32 Award.

Dr. Kenji Chamoto was awarded the Uehara Fellowship for Research Abroad.

Dr. Barry Gibney presented “Mechanical Evidence for Post-Pneumonectomy Lung Growth” at the SUS Meeting in Huntington Beach, CA.

Alum Dr. Harold Huss (NRSA Recipient) matches in Surgical Oncology at the University of Pittsburgh.

Alum Dr. Dino Ravnic (NRSA F32 Recipient), begins Microvascular Surgery Fellowship at Sloan-Kettering.

Alum Dr. Charles West (Vascular Surgery) was recruited to Houston and the Texas Heart Institute.

Dr. Dinee Simpson (NRSA F32 Recipient) presented “SpatialExpression Profling of Particle-Associated Injury in the Developing Rat Lung” at the ACS Meeting in Washington, DC.

Dr. Lino Miele presented “Mesoscopic Traffic Flow Analysis of Platelet Dynamics in Chemically-Induced Colitis” at the AAS Meeting in Chicago, IL.

Dr. Grace Lee (NRSA F32 Recipient) a Postodoctoral Fellow Research Award at the Experimental Biology meeting in Washington, DC.

Dr. Dino Ravnic presented “Structural Adaptations Increase Mucosal Capillary Density in Prolonged Murine Colitis” at the SUS Meeting.


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Dr. Konerding presented "Imaging Angiogenesis and Vessel Pattern Formation: Physiological vs Pathological Vascularities" at the Trans-NIH Angiogenesis Workshop on May 20, 2013.

Dr. Mentzer presented "Multiplicative Expansion of the Microcirculation: Intussusceptive Angiogenesis" at the NIH Workshop.

Dr. Kenji Chamoto is the recipient of the 2013 Knudson Research Fellowship Award

The Team in San Diego

The Team celebrated after successful presentations at the Experimental Biology Meeting in San Diego (April 27, 2014).

Dr. Mentzer

Dr. Mentzer presenting a review of intussuceptive angiogenesis at the American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair.

Mannick Research Award

Dr. John Mannick and Dr. Janeil Belle after Janeil's Mannick Research Award presentation on October 23, 2013.

Gordon Research Conference

Dr. Mentzer presented the lab's work on lung growth to the Elastin, Elastic Fibers, and Microfibrils Gordon Research Conference (Biddeford, ME) on July 24, 2013.

The Team at SLS

Mortiz and The Team on September 23, 2012 after setting the SLS TOMCAT beamline record with 288 scans in six shifts.

Max and Chuck Norris

Max and Chuck Norris recently sharing views on adult tissue morphogenesis.

Dr. Gibney

Dr. Gibney presenting at the ACS Meeting.

Dr. Grace Lee and Dr. John Mannick

Dr. Grace Lee and Dr. John Mannick after Grace’s Mannick Research Award presentation on October 14, 2011.