Dr. Bong-Sung Kim receives First ISPRES/ICOPLAST Young Plastic Surgeon Award

 Dr. Stefania de Fazio (Left),  Dr. Bong-Sung Kim  (Center-Left), Dr. Roger Khouri (Center-Right), Dr. Riccardo Mazzola (Right)

Dr. Stefania de Fazio (Left), Dr. Bong-Sung Kim (Center-Left), Dr. Roger Khouri (Center-Right), Dr. Riccardo Mazzola (Right)

The ISPRES/ICOPLAST Young Plastic Surgeon Award

 

Dr. Bong-Sung Kim, from Germany, received the ISPRES/ICOPLAST Young Plastic Surgeon Award for his paper, “Characterization of Stem Cells and Macrophages in Inflamed Fat Tissue and the Role of MIF Family Proteins in this Context.”

Runners up were Dr. Carlo M. Oranges, from Switzerland, Dr. Michelangelo Vestita and Dr. Aurora Almadori, both from Italy.

To be considered for the ISPRES/ICOPLAST Young Plastic Surgeon Award, trainees under the age of 40 are eligible to submit a paper dedicated to the field of regenerative plastic surgery. Papers are presented at The Annual ISPRES Congress and winners and their papers will be featured on the ISPRES and ICOPLAST websites, newsletters and on social media channels.