Plastic Surgery Research Council
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Primary Lab Contact
Name Kacey Marra, PhD
Title Laboratory Director
Phone 412-383-8924
Email marrak@upmc.edu

Website http://www.plasticsurgery.pitt.edu/research
Laboratory University of Pittsburgh Plastic Surgery Laboratory
Lab Location University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Lab Category Composite Tissue Allotransplantation (CTA)
Fat Grafting & Stem Cell Research
Microsurgery/Flap Physiology
Tissue Engineering
Wound Healing
Other: Craniofacial Biology
General Lab Setup We have three laboratories focused on the following areas: CTA, Tissue Engineering, and Craniofacial Biology. Specifically, we research adipose stem cell therapies, limb and eye transplantation, wound healing, and craniofacial bone regeneration.
Lab Facilities Biology, biomaterials, small animals, large animals, and clinical studies.
Animal Facility Yes (Mouse, Rat, Rodent, Rabbit, Pig and Non-human primate)
Type of Research
Opportunity for Student Degree Program Yes  
Research Fellowship Available Yes
Funding Available Frequently
Educational or Prior Experience Requirements MD or PhD preferred.