In his role as a clinician, researcher and educator, A. Lee Dellon has been a pioneer in the field of peripheral nerve surgery.
The A. Lee Dellon, M.D., Ph.D., Lectureship in Peripheral Nerve Surgery recognizes his lifelong commitment to the profession and is an important component of resident education in our Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. This is particularly fitting, as Dellon is a Johns Hopkins University and school of medicine alumnus. He has been affiliated with the department since 1978.
The Dellon Endowed Lectureship is made possible by the generous support of donors to the A. Lee Dellon, M.D., Ph.D., Leadership Fund in Peripheral Nerve Surgery.
Visiting Lecturer: Shai Rozen, M.D.,
Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.
Topic: Peripheral Nerve Surgery – a Journey of Function, Pain and Sensation
Visiting Lecturer: Thomas H. Tung, M.D.,
Associate professor of surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine in St. Louis.
Topic: Time is Muscle:The Evolution of Nerve Transfers
Visiting Lecturer: Oskar Aszmann, M.D.,
Director of the Christian Doppler Laboratory for Restoration of Extremity Function and associate professor of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Medical University of Vienna in Austria.
Topic: Restoration of Extremity Function at the Frontier between Biological and Mechatronic Reconstruction