Paul S. Cederna is the Robert Oneal Professor of Plastic Surgery, Chief of the Section of Plastic Surgery, and Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA. By combining his clinical training in general surgery, microsurgery, and plastic surgery and background in biomedical engineering, he is able to incorporate creative solutions to solve the most difficult clinical problems. He directs the Neuromuscular Research Laboratory at the University of Michigan, has authored over 160 scientific manuscripts, published 20 book chapters, presented his work over 550 times, and has given over 300 extramural presentations.
Dr. Cederna has received 65 national research awards. He has been the Chairman of the Plastic Surgery Research Council, President of the American Society for Peripheral Nerve, is on the Board of Directors of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and is currently President-Elect of the Plastic Surgery Foundation.