Coller Surgical Society

1972 – Present

Award Recipients

  • Robert Beaulieu, M.D.

    Univerity of Michigan

    High mortality following post-operative myocardial infarction after major vascular surgery despite use of evidenced based therapies

  • Aaron Willimas, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Prolonged Partial Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (pREBOA) Is Safe In Severe Hemorrhagic Shock Model Without Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Andrew S. Kimball, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Ly6CLo Monocyte/Macrophages are Essential for Thrombus Resolution in a Murine Model of Venous Thrombosis

  • Ashish K. Sharma, MBBS, Ph.D.

    University of Virginia

    Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell-derived Microvesicles Mitigate Aortic Smooth Muscle Cell Activation Via miR-147 and Attenuate Aortic Aneurysm Formation

  • Andrew S. Kimball, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Histone Methylation in Type 2 Diabetic Macrophages Influences IL-1B Levels and Wound Healing

  • Courtney Warner, M.D., M.S.

    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

    Healthcare Delivery Redesign for EVAR Leads to Quality Improvement and Cost Reduction

  • Andrea Obi, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    PAI-1 and Vitroectin as Potential Therapeutic Targets in the Treatment of DVT:Insights from Gene Deleted Mice

  • Sean J. English, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Increased 18F-FDG Uptake in the Aortic Wall of β-aminoproprionitrile Exposed Rats is Predictive of Rupture in a Novel AAA Rupture Model

  • Paul D. DiMusto, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Increased PAI-1 in Females Compared to Males is Protective for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Formation in a Rodent Model

  • K. Barry Deatrick, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Post Thrombotic Syndrome: Evaluation with Ultrasound and Circulating Markers of Inflammation

  • Eduardo Ramacciotti, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Inflammatory Biomarkers Are Associated with DVT

  • Adam Beck, M.D.

    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

    Predicting One Year Mortality After Elective AAA Repair: When NOT to Operate

  • Philip P. Goodney, M.D.

    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

    Use of Regional Prospective Vascular Surgery Database to Preduct Stroke Following Carotid Endarterectomy

  • Brenda Cho, Ph.D.

    University of Michigan

    Differential Regulation of Aortic Growth in Male and Female Rodents During Experimental Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Development

  • Christopher Longo, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    CCR2-1- Knock-out Mice are Protected from Elastase Induced Aortic Aneurysm Formation

  • Vladimir Grigoryants, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Tamoxifen Attenuates Development of Experimental Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms by Upregulating Catalase

  • Eleftherios Xenos, M.D.

    University of Tennessee

    Covered Stents for Injuries of the Subclavian and Axillary Arteries

  • Gorav Ailawaid, M.D.

    Univerity of Michigan

    A Nonintrinsic Regional Basis for Increased Infrarenal Aortic MMP-9 Expression and Activity

  • Vita V. Sullivan, M.D.

    SJMH, Ann Arbor

    University of Michigan

    Decrease in Fibrin Content of Venous Thrombi in Selectin and IL-10 Deficient Mice

  • Peter K. Henke, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Proinflammatory Chemokine Administration Enhances Venous Thrombosis Resolution

  • Jeffry D. Cardneau, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Oxidative Stress Causes Increased Collagen Production by Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells

  • John A. vanAalst, M.D.

    Cleveland Clinic

    Inhibition of Endothelial Migration by Oxidized LDL: Differential Protection by Vitamin E.

  • Benjamin C. Marcus, M.D.

    University of Chicago

    Neutrophil (PMN) Secretion of IL-6 Precedes Loss of Endothelial Barrier Function

  • Sandhya K. Balaram, M.D.

    Creighton University

    Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 and Peripheral Vascular Disease

  • Michael J. Buckmaster, M.D.

    University of Kentucky

    Nitric Oxide Inhibits Smooth Muscle Cell Proliferation and Alters Polyamine Metabolism

  • Rajabrata Sarkar, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Cell Cycle-Specific Effects of Nitric Oxide on Cell Proliferations: Implications for Vascular Healing

  • Amy Sisley, M.D.

    University of Chicago

    Neutrophil Depletion Attenuates Human Intestinal Reperfusion Injury

  • Richard W. Chitwood, M.D.

    SJMH, Ann Arbor

    Division of Vascular Surgery

    Antiphospholipid Antibodies in General Vascular Surgery: A Cross-Sectional Study

  • William B. Schroder, M.D.

    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson (Princeton)

    Delayed Wound Complications Following In-Situ Bypass

  • Spencer W. Galt, M.D.


    Arterial Wall and Vein Graft Response to Blood Flow Reduction in Rabbits

  • Thomas E. Brothers, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    In Vivo Studies of Polyurethan and Polyetrafluroethylene Aortoiliac Grafts in a Canine Model

  • Robert M. Moglia, M.D.

    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson (Princeton)

    The Use of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Diagnosis of Superior Mesenteric Artery Occlusion

  • Charles L. Mesh, M.D.

    University of Chicago

    Hemodilution and Intestinal Reperfusion Injury

  • Edward F. Lundy, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Glucose Administration Increases Neurologic Deficit Following Aortic Occlusion in the Rabbit Spinal Cord Ischemia Model

  • Michael A. Zatina, M.D.

    University of Chicago

    Interaction of Ischemic and Mechanical Injury in the Pathogensis of Acute Aortic Dissection

  • Richard W. Schwartz, M.D.

    University of Kentucky

    Capillary Blood Flow – Videodensitometry in the Atherosclerotic Patient

  • Steven R. Gundry, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    A Comparison of Retrograde Cardioplegia Versus Antigrade Cardioplegia in the Presence of Coronary Artery Obstruction

  • Thomas W. Wakefield, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Adverse Cardiovascular Responses and Platelet Kinetics Following Systemic Administration of Heparin-Protamine Sulfate

  • Daniel H. Raess, M.D.

    Brian W. Hummel, M.D.

    University of Texas Health Science at Dallas

    Mycardial Blook Flow and Aortic Occulsion: Effect of Sodium Pentrobarbital Depression and Nitroglycerin Infusion

  • Andris Kazmer, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Clinical Implications of Altered Central and Periphera Microcirculatory Hemodynamic During Continuous Nitroglycerin Infusion in a Canine Model

  • Linda M. Graham, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Cultured Autogenous Endothelial Cells Seeding Prosthetic Vascular Grafts

  • Stephen Axthelm, M.D.


    Antigenicity of Venous Allografts

  • Jack L. Cronenwett, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Hemodynamic Effects of Sympathectomy in Ischemic Canine Hind Limbs

  • D. Preston Flanigan, M.D.

    SJMH, Ann Arbor

    University of Michigan

    Multiple Subcritical Arterial Stenosis Effect on Poststenotic Pressure and Flow

  • Bruce L. Gewertz, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Tissue Hydrogen Ion Concentration in Ischemic Muscle: Effects of Gradual and Acute Arterial Occlusion with and without Acute Venous Insufficiency

  • Thomas R. Weber, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Viability of Vein Segments Preserved with Dimethysulfoxide in Liquid Nitrogen

  • Thomas A. Miller, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Xenon 133 Clearance in the Diagnosis of Arterial Occlusive Disease

  • James C. Stanley, M.D.

    University of Michigan

    Fate of Autogenous Saphenous Vein Aortorenal Grafts

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