*All photos shown are of models unless otherwise indicated

Recognized Work

Awards and Honors

2013: Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons-Resident Paper CompetitionFirst Place: Safe Abdominoplasty: Preserving the Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve

2013: Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons-Resident Paper CompetitionThird Place: Integrated versus Remote Port Tissue Expanders in Implant Based Breast Reconstruction

2011: Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons-Resident Paper Competition Second Place: Laser Assisted Indocyanine Green Laser Angiography and its Versatility in Reconstructive Plastic Surgery

2009: Young Investigators Award-First Place: Wound Healing SocietyImproved Diabetic Wound Healing via Topical Gene Therapy: A Vascular Mechanism

2009: Young Investigators Award-Runner Up: Wound Healing SocietyMediators of Increased Apoptosis in Stressed Diabetic Fibroblasts: p53 Control of BAX and BCL-2

2009: Resident Research Award: Northeastern Society of Plastic SurgeonsA Novel Method for Transcutaneous Gene Therapy Silences Smad3: Gene Expression Profiles of Radiation Fibrosis Investigated

2009: New York Head & Neck Society Annual Resident Research Symposium-Second Place:Radiation-induced fibrosis: Rationale for inhibition of Smad3 expression

2009: Metro New York Resident Research Day-First Place: Radiation-induced fibrosis: Rationale for inhibition of Smad3 expression

2001: Bachelor of Arts Cum Laude: New York University

2001: Founders Day Award: New York University Given to graduates with a distinguished academic record

1997-2001: Draper Scholarship: New York University

Breast Surgery

Preserving Nipple Sensation in Breast Reduction Surgery; An Anatomical Study. Chowdhry S, Brooks R, Kelishadi SS, Tutela JP, Wilhelmi BJ. Plastic Surgery Research Council Santa Monica May 2013

Integrated versus Remote Port Tissue Expanders in Implant Based Breast Reconstruction. Tutela JP, O’Brian M, Kelishadi SS, Chowdhry S, Brooks R, Choo J, Yonick D, Wilhelmi BJ. Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September 2013

Continuous postoperative antibiotic irrigation for implant based breast reconstruction. Tutela JP, Boyd TG, Kelishadi SS, Brooks RM, Chowdhry SA, Little JA. Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September 2012

Reduction Mammoplasty: Intra-Operative Weight Versus Pathology Weight and Its Implications Kelishadi S, O’Brien M, Bush V, Tutela JP, Wilhelmi BJ. Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September. 2011

Facial Aesthetics

Vapocoolant Spray as an Adjunct to Reduce Pain in Cosmetic Facial Injections: A Prospective Study Using a Split Face Model. Kelishadi SS, Tutela JP, Rao AJ, Medina DC, Brooks RM, Chowdhry S, Wilhelmi BJ. Plastic Surgery Research Council Santa Monica May 2013.

Vapo-coolant spray: a way to take the pain out of cosmetic facial injections. Kelishadi SS, Tutela JP, Rao AJ, Chowdhry SA, Brooks RM, Wilhelmi BJ. Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September 2012

Abdominoplasty

Safe Abdominoplasty: Preserving the Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve. Chowdhry S, Davis J, Brooks RM, Kelishadi SS, Tutela JP, Choo J, Yonick D, Wilhelmi BJ.
Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September 2013

Abdominal techniques and the champagne groove. Brooks RM, Kelishadi SS, Tutela JP, Chowdhry SA, Wilhelmi BJ.
Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September 2012

Abdominal Wall Reconstruction After Loss of Domain with Peritoneal Cavity Expansion and Myofascial Release. Tutela JP, Kolker AR, Levine JP, Kovacs D. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery, Philadelphia, October 2008.

Fat Grafting

Microstructural Fat Grafting: Optimizing Adipocyte Function Enhances Graft Survival. Canizares O, Allen RJ, Davidson EH, Scharf CL, Knobel D, Butala P, Tutela JP, Saadeh PB, Warren SM, Hazen A. International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, San Francisco, August 2010

Chewing the Fat: The importance of Processing Techniques on Fat Graft Survival. Canizares O, Allen RJ, Davidson EH, Knobel D, Butala P, Wagner IJ, Tutela JP, Saadeh PB, Warren SM, Hazen A. Plastic Surgery Research Council, San Francisco, May 2010.

Shaken not stirred: The Effect of Processing Techniques On Fat Graft Survival. Canizares O, Allen, Jr RJ, Scharf CL, Davidson EH, Nguyen PD, Tutela JP, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB, Coleman SR, Hazen A. American Society of Plastic Surgeons Plastic Surgery, Seattle, October 2009.

Does Fat Grafting Improve Radiation Skin Damage? Allen RJ, Scharf C, Nguyen PD, Canizares O, Schachar J, Tutela JP, Thanik VD, Saadeh PB, Warren SM, Coleman SR, Hazen A. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery, Charleston, September, 2009.

Labiaplasty

The Safe Labiaplasty: A Study of Labia Minora Nerve Density and Its Implications. Kelishadi SS, Tutela JP, Bush V, Brooks R, Chowdhry S, Yonick D, Choo J, Wilhelmi BJ. American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting; San Francisco, CA, USA; April 2014

The Safe Labiaplasty: Nerve Density and Clinical Review. Kelishadi SS, Bush V, Tutela JP, Brooks R, Chowdhry C, Yonick D, Choo J, Mizuguchi N, Herring N, Omar R, Wilhelmi BJ. Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons Meeting; Louisville, KY, USA; September 2013

Posterior Wedge Resection: A More Aesthetic Labiaplasty. Kelishadi SS, Elston JB, Rao AJ, Tutela JP, Mizaguchi NN. Aesthetic Surgery Journal 2013 Aug 1;33(6):847-53

Wound Healing

Improved Diabetic Wound Healing Through Topical Silencing of p53 is Associated with Augmented Vasculogenic Mediators. Nguyen PD, Tutela JP, Thanik VD, Knobel D, Allen RJ Jr, Chang CC, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Wound Repair and Regeneration. 2010;18(6):553-9

Progenitor Cell Mobilization Enhances Bone Healing by Means of Improved Neovascularization and Osteogenesis. Wang XX, Allen RJ Jr, Tutela JP, Sailon A, Allori AC, Davidson EH, Paek GK, Saadeh PB, McCarthy JG, Warren SM. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2011;128(2):395-405

Gene Therapy

Inhibition of Smad3 Expression in Radiation-Induced Fibrosis Using a Novel Method for Topical Transcutaneous Gene Therapy. Lee JW, Tutela JP, Zoumalan RA, Thanik VD, Nguyen PD, Varjabedian L, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2010; 136(7): 714-719.

Improved Diabetic Wound Healing via Topical Gene Therapy: A Vascular Mechanism. Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Thanik VD, Canizares O, Varjabedian L, Wagner J, Lee JW, Davidson EH, Haberman ID, Cohen OD, Warren SM, Levine JP, Saadeh PB. Wound Repair and Regeneration 2009; 2: A11-A11.

Research Publications:

Progenitor Cell Mobilization Enhances Bony Healing Via Improved Neovascularization and Osteogenesis. Wang X, Allen RJ, Tutela JP, Sailon A, Schwam Z, Paek G, Saadeh PB, Warren SM.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2009; 123(6S) 65-65.

Flow perfusion maintains ex-vivo bone viability: A novel in vitro model for bone biology research. Davidson EH, Reformat DD, Canizares O, Tutela JP, Allori AC, Saadeh PB, Warren SM.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2009; 123(6S) 65-65.

Smad3 Inhibition Prevents Dermal Fibroblast-Mediated Collagen Gel Contraction. Tutela JP, Lee JW, Nguyen PD, Canizares O, Paek G, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2009; 123(6S) 98-98.

Topical p53 Silencing Augments Vascularity to Improve Diabetic Wound Healing. Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Thanik VD, Canizares O, Varjebadian L, Wagner J, Davidson EH, Warren SM, Levine JP, Saadeh PB.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2009; 123(6S) 15-15.

Vascularized Osseous Tissue Engineering Using Novel Multicellular Flow-perfusion Co-culture for Repair of Craniofacial Defects. Davidson EH, Allori AC, Reformat DD, Tutela JP, Sailon A, Clark E, Ricci J, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2009; 124(2) 682-682.

Local p53 Silencing Changes Cytokine Profiles to Improve Diabetic Wound Healing. Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Thanik VD, Allen RJ, Davidson EH, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2009; 124(2) 684-685.

Regulators and Mediators of Radiation-Induced Fibrosis: Gene Expression Profiles and A Rationale for Smad3 Inhibition. Lee JW, Zoumalan RA, Valenzuela CD, Nguyen PD, Tutela JP, Roman BR, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Otolaryngology-Head Neck Surg. 2010;143(4):525-30

Topical Prolyl Hydroxylase Domain-2 Silencing Improves Diabetic Murine Wound Closure. Wetterau M, George F, Weinstein A, Nguyen PD, Tutela JP, Knobel D, Cohen Ba O, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Wound Repair and Regeneration. 2011;19(4):481-6.

Augmenting Neovascularization Accelerates Distraction Osteogenisis. Davidson EH, Sultan SM, Butala P, Tutela JP, Canizares O, Wagner IJ, Knobel D, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011;128(2):406-14

Traumatic Dislocation of the Mandibular Condyle into the Middle Cranial Fossa in an Elderly Patient. Tutela JP, Verbist DE, Kelishadi SS, Little JA. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery 2013 Sep;24(5):1703-5

Salvage of Exposed Implantable Cardiac Electrical Devices and Lead Systems with Pocket Change and Local Flap Coverage. Kolker AR, Redstone JS, Tutela JP.
Annals Of Plastic Surgery 2007, VOL 59; NUMB 1, pages 26-30.

Mediators of Increased Apoptosis in Stressed Diabetic Fibroblasts: p53 Control of BAX and BCL-2. Nguyen PD, Allen RJ, Tutela JP, Thanik VD, Haberman ID, Valenzuela C, Lee JW, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB.
Wound Repair and Regeneration 2009; 2: A11-A11.

Smad3 is a regulator of MMP-2. Lee JW, Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Canizares O, Valenzuela BS, Paek GK, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2009; 209(3): S127.

Smad3 Silencing Prevents Dermal Fibroblast-Mediated Collagen Gel Contraction Tutela JP, Lee JW, Nguyen PD, Canizares O, Paek GK, Valenzuela C, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2009; 209(3): S125.

Modulation of the Effectors of Radiation Fibrosis: A Targeted Gene Therapy Approach. Tutela JP, Lee JW, Nguyen PD, Canizares O, Paek G, Zoumalan RA, Valenzuela CD, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2009; 209(3): S125.

Obesity Impairs Wound Healing via Inhibition of a Vasculogenic Mechanism. Wagner IJ, Allen Jr. RJ, Nguyen PD, Davidson EH, Tutela JP, Canizares O, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2009; 209(3): S77.

Mechanisms of Improved Diabetic Wound Healing Achieved with Topical Silencing of p53. Nguyen PD, Tutela, JP, Thanik VD, Allen RJ, Cohen OD, Wagner IJ, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2009; 209(3): S73.

Improved Bony Healing with AMD3100 via Neovascularization and Osteogenesis. Paek GK, Wang X, Allen RJ, Nguyen PD, Davidson EH, Tutela JP, Sailon AS, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2009; 209(3): S62-S63.

RNA Interference of Prolyl Hydroxylase Domain-2 as a Potential Promoter of Vasculogenesis and Improved Diabetic Wound Healing. George F, Levine JP, Allen RJ, Nguyen PD, Tutela JP, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2009; 123(6S) 126-126.

Inhibition of SMAD3 Expression In Radiation-Induced Fibrosis Using a Novel Method For Topical Transcutaneous Gene Therapy. Lee JW, Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Sailon AM, Varjabadian L, Cohen OD, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2009; 123(6S) 95-95.

Research Presentations:

Vapocoolant Spray as an Adjunct to Reduce Pain in Cosmetic Facial Injections: A Prospective Study Using a Split Face Model. Kelishadi SS, Tutela JP, Rao AJ, Medina DC, Brooks RM, Chowdhry S, Wilhelmi BJ. Plastic Surgery Research Council Santa Monica May 2013.

Continuous postoperative antibiotic irrigation for implant based breast reconstruction. Tutela JP, Boyd TG, Kelishadi SS, Brooks RM, Chowdhry SA, Little JA. Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September 2012

Preserving Nipple Sensation Chowdhry SA, Brooks RM, Kelishadi SS, Tutela JP, Wilhelmi BJ. Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September 2012

Abdominal techniques and the champagne groove.Brooks RM, Kelishadi SS, Tutela JP, Chowdhry SA, Wilhelmi BJ. Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September 2012

Laser Assisted Indocyanine Green Laser Angiography and its Versatility in Reconstructive Plastic Surgery. Tutela JP, Wermeling R, Kelishadi SS, Wilhelmi B, Little J. Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September. 2011

Reduction Mammoplasty: Intra-Operative Weight Versus Pathology Weight and Its Implications Kelishadi S, O’Brien M, Bush V, Tutela JP, Wilhelmi BJ. Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, Louisville, September. 2011

Lacunocanilicular Flow and distraction Osteogenisis: Theory and Therapeutics. Davidson EH, Butala P, Sultan S, Knobel D, Tutela JP, Canizares O, Wagner IJ, Hu B, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Plastic Surgery Research Council, San Francisco, May 2010.

Intra and Transcutaneous Delivery of siRNA for Localized Gene Silencing. Roman BR, Thanik VD, Zoumalan RA, Lee JW, Immerman S, Crawford JL, Tutela JP, Butala P, Eydlin O, Lirov R, Varjabedian L, Wetterau MT, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Plastic Surgery Research Council, San Francisco, May 2010.

Zoumalan RA, Lee JW, Immerman S, Crawford JL, Tutela JP, Butala P, Eydlin O, Lirov R, Varjabedian L, Wetterau MT, Warren SM, Saadeh PB.
Plastic Surgery Research Council, San Francisco, May 2010.

Radiation Induced Fibrosis is Rescued by siRNA Blockade of Smad3. Roman BR, Lee JW, Zoumalan RA, Tutela JP, Paek GK, Immerman SI, Knobel D, Wetterau M, Crawford J, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Wound Healing Society, Orlando, April 2010.

Novel progenitor Cell Therapies Augment Ischemic Osseous Wound Healing. Davidson EH, Butala P, Sultan S, Knobel D, Tutela JP, Canizares O, Allen RJ, Reformat DD, Wagner IJ, Witek L, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Wound Healing Society, Orlando, April 2010.

Novel Mechanism for Accelerating Distraction Osteogenisis by Augmenting Neovascularization. Davidson EH, Butala P, Sultan S, Knobel D, Tutela JP, Canizares O, Wagner IJ, Witek M, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, Fort Worth, March 2010.

Vasculogenic and Apoptotic Mechanisms Impair Diabetic Wound Healing. Nguyen PD, Tutela JP, Thanik VD, Allen RJ, Davidson EH, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. American Society of Plastic Surgeons Plastic Surgery, Seattle, October 2009.

Mechanisms of Improved Diabetic Wound Healing Achieved with Topical Silencing of p53. Nguyen PD, Tutela, JP, Thanik VD, Allen RJ, Cohen OD, Wagner IJ, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. American College of Surgeons 95th Annual Clinical Congress, Chicago, October 2009.

Obesity Impairs Wound Healing via Inhibition of a Vasculogenic Mechanism. Wagner IJ, Allen Jr. RJ, Nguyen PD, Davidson EH, Tutela JP, Canizares O, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. American College of Surgeons 95th Annual Clinical Congress, Chicago, October 2009

Modulation of the Effectors of Radiation Fibrosis: A Targeted Gene Therapy Approach. Tutela JP, Lee JW, Nguyen PD, Canizares O, Paek G, Zoumalan RA, Valenzuela CD, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. American College of Surgeons 95th Annual Clinical Congress, Chicago, October 2009.

Smad3 Silencing Prevents Dermal Fibroblast-Mediated Collagen Gel Contraction Tutela JP, Lee JW, Nguyen PD, Canizares O, Paek GK, Valenzuela C, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. American College of Surgeons 95th Annual Clinical Congress, Chicago, October 2009.

Smad3 is a regulator of MMP-2. Lee JW, Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Canizares O, Valenzuela BS, Paek GK, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. American College of Surgeons 95th Annual Clinical Congress, Chicago, October 2009.

Impaired Diabetic Wound Healing Is Improved Through Topical Silencing of p53. Nguyen PD, Tutela JP, Thanik VD, Allen RJ, Knobel DK, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery, Charleston, September, 2009.

Endothelial Progenitor Cell Dysfunction Contributes to Obesity-impaired Wound Healing in Obese, Non-diabetic Humans and Mice. Wagner IJ, Allen RJ, Davidson EH, Canizares O, Tutela JP, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery, Charleston, September, 2009.

Concentrating on Distraction: Progenitor Cell Mobilization Accelerates Distraction Osteogenesis. Davidson EH, Tutela JP, Canizares O, Allen RJ, Reformat DD, Wagner IJ, Paek G, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery, Charleston, September, 2009.

A Novel Method for Transcutaneous Gene Therapy Silences Smad3: Gene Expression Profiles of Radiation Fibrosis Investigated. Lee JW, Tutela JP, Paek GW, Canizares O, Nguyen PD, Zoumalan RA, Davidson EH, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery, Charleston, September, 2009

Progenitor Cell Mobilization Enhances Bony Healing Via Improved Neovascularization and Osteogenesis. Davidson EH, Wang X, Allen RJ, Nguyen PD, Tutela JP, Sailon A, Paek GK, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. International Society of Craniofacial Surgery, Oxford, September 2009.

Local p53 Silencing Changes Cytokine Profiles to Improve Diabetic Wound Healing. Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Thanik VD, Allen RJ, Davidson EH, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. European Plastic Surgery Research Council, Hamburg, August 2009.

Vascularized Osseous Tissue Engineering Using Novel Multicellular Flow-perfusion Co-culture for Repair of Craniofacial defects Davidson EH, Allori AC, Reformat DD, Tutela JP, Sailon A, Clark E, Ricci J, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. European Plastic Surgery Research Council, Hamburg, August 2009.

Improved Diabetic Wound Healing via Topical Gene Therapy: A Vascular Mechanism. Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Thanik VD, Canizares O, Varjabedian L, Wagner J, Lee JW, Davidson EH, Haberman ID, Cohen OD, Warren SM, Levine JP, Saadeh PB. European Tissue Repair Society, Limoges, August 2009.

Radiation-induced fibrosis: Rationale for inhibition of Smad3 expression. Lee JW, Tutela JP, Zoumalan RA, Saadeh PB. Combined Otolaryngological Spring Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, May 2009.

Topical P53 silencing augments vascularity to improve diabetic wound healing. Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Thanik VD, Canizares O, Varjebadian L, Wagner J, Davidson EH, Warren SM, Levine JP, Saadeh PB. Plastic Surgery Research Council, Pittsburgh, May 2009.

Flow perfusion maintains ex-vivo long bone viability: a novel in vitro model for bone biology research. Davidson EH, Reformat DD, Canizares O, Tutela JP, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Plastic Surgery Research Council, Pittsburgh, May 2009.

Progenitor Cell Mobilization Enhances Bony Healing Via Improved Neovascularization and Osteogenesis. Wang XX, Allen Jr. RA, Tutela JP, Sailon A, Schwam Z, Paek GK, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Plastic Surgery Research Council, Pittsburgh, May 2009

RNA Interference of Prolyl Hydroxylase Domain-2 As a Potential Promoter of Vasculogenesis and Improved Diabetic Wound Healing. George F, Levine JP, Allen RJ, Nguyen PD, Tutela JP, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Plastic Surgery Research Council, Pittsburgh, May 2009.

Inhibition of SMAD3 Expression In Radiation-Induced Fibrosis Using a Novel Method For Topical Transcutaneous Gene Therapy. Lee JW, Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Sailon AM, Varjabbadian L, Cohen OD, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Plastic Surgery Research Council, Pittsburgh, May 2009.

SMAD3 Inhibition Prevents Dermal Fibroblast-Mediated Collagen Gel Contraction. Tutela JP, Lee JW, Nguyen PD, Canizares O, Paek G, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. Plastic Surgery Research Council, Pittsburgh, May 2009.

Progenitor Cell Mobilization Enhances Bony Healing via Improved Neovascularization and Osteogenesis. Wang XX, Allen Jr. RA, Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Paek GK, Davidson EH, Sailon A, Saadeh PB, Warren SM. Sackler Institute Research Day, New York, April 2009.

Improved Diabetic Wound Healing via Topical Gene Therapy: A Vascular Mechanism. Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Thanik VD, Canizares O, Varjabedian L, Wagner J, Lee JW, Davidson EH, Haberman ID, Cohen OD, Warren SM, Levine JP, Saadeh PB.
Wound Healing Society, Dallas, April 2009

P53 siRNA Improves Diabetic Wound Healing by Augmenting Vascularity. Tutela JP, Nguyen PD, Thanik VD, Canizares O, Varjabedian L, Wagner J, Lee JW, Davidson EH, Haberman ID, Cohen OD, Warren SM, Levine JP, Saadeh PB.
Wound Healing Society, Dallas, April 2009.

Mediators of Increased Apoptosis in Stressed Diabetic Fibroblasts: p53 Control of BAX and BCL-2. Nguyen PD, Allen RJ, Tutela JP, Thanik VD, Haberman ID, Valenzuela C, Lee JW, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. em>Wound Healing Society, Dallas, April 2009.

Radiation-induced fibrosis: Rationale for inhibition of Smad3 expression. Lee JW, Tutela JP, Zoumalan RA, Saadeh PB.
New York Head & Neck Society Annual Resident Research Symposium, New York, March 2009.

Progenitor Cell Mobilization Enhances Bony Healing via Improved Neovascularization and Osteogenesis. Wang XX, Allen Jr. RA, Tutela JP, Saadeh PB, Warren SM.
TERMIS North America, San Diego, December 2008.

SMAD 3 Inhibition Abrogates Fibrotic Effect of Radiation Skin Damage. Tutela JP, Lee JW, Nguyen PD, Davidson EH, Levine JP, Warren SM, Saadeh PB. V.H.
Kasandian Visiting Professor Research Symposium (Fu-Chan Wei, MD) NYU Medical Center, New York, October 2008

Abdominal Wall Reconstruction After Loss of Domain with Peritoneal Cavity Expansion and Myofascial Release. Tutela JP, Kolker AR, Levine JP, Kovacs D.
Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery, Philadelphia, October 2008.

Prepectoral Infraclavicular Rhombic Flap Coverage for Salvage of Exposure of Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator Devices. Kolker AR, Redstone JS, Tutela JP.
Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons. Boston, December 2006.

Special Guest Speaker, Honorary Lecturer

No Timetable for Achievement. Tutela JP Discovery Charter School Graduation Address.
Discovery Charter School graduation ceremony, Newark, NJ June 2005.