Plastic Surgery Research Council
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Primary Lab Contact
Name Howard Levinson, MD
Title Surgeon-scientist
Phone 919 684-8661

Laboratory Frank Hawkin Keenan Laboratories
Lab Location Duke University
Durham, NC 27710
Lab Category Microsurgery/Flap Physiology
Tissue Engineering
Wound Healing
Other: Hernia, translational sciences
Lab Facilities 1500 sq. feet, animal housing, microsurgical suite, cell and tissue culture, molecular biology, pathology
Animal Facility Yes (Small animal on site, large animal off )
Type of Research Mechanisms of Scar formation and wound healing, hernia formation, biomedical engineering, animal wound healing, biocompatibility of devices, in vivo nanosensors and Raman spectroscopy
1. Investigator's Name Howard Levinson, MD , Bruce Klitzman, PhD
Project Title By arrangement
Brief Description Training in basic and translational research in the areas of wound healing and fibrosis, tissue engineering, biomedical engineering, medical device development and translation

Grants Multiple industry, society, and federal grants--varies by year
Opportunity for Student Degree Program yes  
Research Fellowship Available Yes
Funding Available start-up funds, society grants, industry grants
Educational or Prior Experience Requirements Other requirements (i.e. background, MD degree, etc.) Please specify: Full assessment of credentials required. Opportunity for degree: MS, PhD