Welcome to the Residents & Fellows Forum

Welcome to your ASPS Resident website. Here, you can explore all of the benefits you’ll gain from joining the ASPS Resident and Fellows Forum.

Use the resources listed on this website to help prepare for cases and conferences, reach out to ASPS leadership, discover what’s new in plastic surgery, and apply for research grants.

ASPS is your professional society and can help support you during every stage of your professional career.

Get involved by applying to be on a committee. Attend the Senior Residents Conference at Plastic Surgery The Meeting. Reach out to the resident representative on the committee you’re interested in and share your thoughts and ideas. Your participation matters!

As your resident representative to the Board of Directors, I look forward to working together to continue advancing our field of plastic surgery.

Best,
Jacob G. Unger, MD
Resident Representative to the ASPS/PSF Board of Directors
jacobunger@gmail.com


Dr. Unger's Bio

Jacob G. Unger, MD, was raised in New Jersey on the shore. He attended Tulane University for his undergraduate work where he rowed on the Tulane Crew Team and majored in philosophy. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa, Summa cum Laude with honors and then attended New York University School of Medicine. He is currently the administrative chief resident at UT Southwestern integrated plastic surgery program. He was on the ASPS National Quiz bowl Championship team in 2012 and 2013. He is currently a resident ambassador to the editorial board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery' and is a contributor to the Resident Chronicles. Dr. Unger has been selected to serve on the American Society of Plastic Surgeons Board of Directors as the resident representative for 2014-2015. When not working, he enjoys traveling with his wife and spending time with his new son, Hudson.