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Limb Trauma Educational Series – Reprogramming Stump Skin Identity to Enhance Prosthetic Use

The purpose of this presentation is to demonstrate the use of cellular treatment to mimic volar skin on the residual limb post-amputation. Additionally, the outcome of Phase One trials of the study will be reviewed.

At the end of this webinar, you'll be able to:

  1. Identify the properties of volar skin
  2. Explain the cellular therapy as potential avenue for limb loss treatment
  3. Evaluate the clinical relevance of the Phase 1 trial results

Earn 1 Continuing Education CE Credit. Please note, CEs vary per course.


Luis Andres Garza, M.D., Ph.D. Is an expert in dermatology who teaches at Johns Hopkins University. He's the director of a molecular biology lab that investigates skin stem cells and wound healing. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine's medical scientist training program with both an M.D. and a Ph.D. Dr. Garza completed his fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania after finishing his dermatology residency at the University of Michigan.

Registration Information:

Visit to register. You have 14 days after the course to complete the post-test and evaluation to earn your CE Certificate.

  • Participation Cost:
    There's no cost to participate in this activity.
  • Cancellation Policy:
    You'll be notified via email if the activity is cancelled.
  • Commercial Support:
    There's no known commercial support for this activity.
  • Start Date: 12/6/2023, 12:00 PM
  • End Date: 12/6/2023, 1:00 PM
Last Updated: November 28, 2023
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