Institute for Plastic Surgery 
Phone: 217-545-6314
Fax: 217-545-2588
E-mail: plastics@siumed.edu 
Make an Appointment

Resident Presentations, Publications & Awards

Podium Presentations

ASPS – Denver, CO – September 2011
Cocaine-Induced Full Thickness Skin Necrosis
Presented by:  Ashley Amalfi, MD

AAHS/ASPN/ASRM – Red Rock Resort – Las Vegas, NV – January 2012
Cocaine Induced Full Thickness Skin Necrosis of the Upper Extremities
Presented by:  Ashley Amalfi, MD

Sr Resident Conference – Tampa, FL – January 2012
The Optimal Buffering of Local Anesthetics with Sodium Bicarbonate
Presented by:  Erika Henkelman, MD

Cocaine Induced Full Thickness Skin Necrosis of the Upper Extremities
Presented by: Joel Wietfeldt, MD
51st Annual Midwest Association of Plastic Surgeons (MAPS) – Chicago, IL – April 2012

Adipose-derived Stem Cell to Skin Stem Cell Transdifferentiation: A Mechanism to Improve Understanding of Fat Grafts’ Skin Regenerative Potential
Presented by:  Brian Derby, MD
AWARD:  1st Place Basic Science ($500)

A Side-to-Side Nerve Bridge Preserves Muscle Viability Following Peripheral Nerve Injury
Shaun D. Mendenhall, MD; Jared W. Garlick, BS; Jill Shea, PhD; Linh A. Moran, BS; Mohamed E. Salama,   MD; Jayant P. Agarwal, MD
Presented by: Shaun Mendenhall, MD
AWARD: 2nd Place Basic Science ($250)

Retrospective Review of Octogenarian Burn Patient Mortality
Presented by:  Cedar Helen Malone, MD
AWARD: 1st Place Clinical Research ($500)

Cocaine Induced Full Thickness Tissue Necrosis
Presented by:  Ashley Amalfi, MD

Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter in a Burn Intensive Care Unit: Epidemiology, Progression, and Containment Protocol
Presented by:  Megan Henderson, MD

Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 Infection in Burn Patients
Presented by:  Kelli Webb, MD

Patient Satisfaction with 3D Imaging Technology in Cosmetic Breast Augmentation: A Pilot Study
Presented by:  Cedar Helen Malone, MD
11th Annual Department of Surgery Resident Research Day – April 2012

Adipose-derived Stem Cell to Skin Stem Cell Transdifferentiation: A Mechanism to Improve Understanding of Fat Grafts’ Skin Regenerative Potential
Presented by:  Brian Derby, MD
AWARD:  1st Place Basic Science ($500)

A Side-to-Side Nerve Bridge Preserves Muscle Viability Following Peripheral Nerve Injury
Shaun D. Mendenhall, MD; Jared W. Garlick, BS; Jill Shea, PhD; Linh A. Moran, BS; Mohamed E. Salama, MD; Jayant P. Agarwal, MD—research conducted at Univ of Utah
Presented by: Shaun Mendenhall, MD
AWARD:  2nd Place Basic Science ($250)

Pressure Characteristics of Hospital and Non-Hospital Mattresses
Presented by:  Erika Henkelman, MD
AWARD:  1st Place Clinical Research ($500)

Retrospective Review of Octogenarian Burn Patient Mortality
Presented by:  C. Helen Malone, MD
AWARD:  2nd Place Clinical Research ($250)

The Optimal Buffering of Local Anesthetics with Sodium Bicarbonate
Presented by:  Erika Henkelman, MD

Integra Application on Exposed Bone with Fibrin: An Animal Model
Presented by:  Theresa Hegge, MD
SIU-SOM 22st Annual Trainee Research Symposium – April 2012

Integra Application on Exposed Bone with Fibrin: An Animal Model
Presented by:  Theresa Hegge, MD, MPH
AWARD:  2nd Place
Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons (Sr Resident Paper Presentation & Competition) – Chicago,  IL – June 2012

Pressure Characteristics of Hospital and Non-Hospital Mattresses
Presented by:  Erika Henkelman, MD
AWARD:  2nd Place Overall ($200)
American Burn Association Annual Meeting – Seattle, WA – April 2012

Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 Infection in Burn Patients
Presented by:  Kelli Webb, MD
Aesthetic Meeting – Vancouver, Canada – May 2012

Skin Regenerative Potential of ADSC’s in An In-Vivo Nude Mouse Model
Presetnted by:  Brian Derby, MD
PSRC—Ann Arbor, MI – June 2012

Retrospective Review of Octogenarian Burn Patient Mortality
Presented by:  Cedar Helen Malone, MD

Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 Infection in Burn Patients
Presented by:  Shaun Mendenhall, MD for Kelli Webb, MD

Publications

Book chapters

        
Neumeister MW, Zook EG, Sommer NZ, Hegge TA.  Nail and Fingertip Reconstruction Plastic Surgery Third Edition Neligan – Chang Chapter 6:Section 2:Volume 6 pp117-137 Elsevier 2012

Research Awards

51st Annual Midwest Association of Plastic Surgeons (MAPS) – Chicago, IL – April 2012    
Derby -- 1st Place Basic Science ($500)
Mendenhall -- 2nd Place Basic Science ($250)
Malone            -- 1st Place Clinical Research ($500)
11th Annual Department of Surgery Resident Research Day – April 2012

Derby -- 1st Place Basic Science ($500)
Mendenhall -- 2nd Place Basic Science ($250)
Henkelman -- 1st Place Clinical Research ($500)
Malone            -- 2nd Place Clinical Research ($250)

SIU-SOM 22st Annual Trainee Research Symposium – April 2012
Hegge -- 2nd Place ($250)

Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons (Sr Resident Paper Presentation & Competition) –
Chicago, IL – June 2012
Henkelman -- 2nd Place Overall ($200)

Resident Teaching Awards

SIU-SOM Resident Excellence in Teaching Award for Medical Student Teaching

Brian Derby, MD
Theresa Hegge, MD
Shaun Mendenhall, MD
Kelli Webb, MD

SIU- SOM Resident Teacher of the Year for the Medical Students

Kelli Webb, MD