Congratulations Class of 2021!

…Parisa Rashidi Non-Thesis SUMMER 2021 UNDERGRADUATE SUMMER 2021 UNDERGRADUATE Falak Syed, Cum Laude Aaron Choi, Magna Cum Laude FALL 2021 UNDERGRADUATE FALL 2021 UNDERGRADUATE Natalie Evelev University Scholar, 2020-2021 BMEntor…

Congratulations to Ph.D. student Charlie Tran, who has been selected to participate in the 2021 NextProf PathFinder Workshop: Preparing the Next Generation of Scientific and Technological Leaders at the University…

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The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering would like to welcome our Fall 2021 Ph.D. class!     Welcome to: Allison Campbell Lab: Schmidt Camara Casson Lab: Ferrall-Fairbanks…

2021 – 2022

Leadership Seminar: Raphael C. Lee, MS(BmE), MD, ScD, FACS
Paul and Allene Russell Distinguished Service Professor Director, Laboratory for Molecular Regeneration Pritzker School of Medicine, Fellow, Pritzker Institute for Molecular Engineering The University of Chicago
09/20/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm



Leadership Seminar: James J. Collins, Ph.D.
Termeer Professor, Biological Engineering and Institute for Medical Engineering & Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
11/29/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm



Leadership Seminar: Frances Ligler, D.Sc.
Lampe Distinguished Professor, Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, North Carolina State University and the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
02/21/2022 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm



2020 – 2021

Roderic Pettigrew, Ph.D., M.D.
Chief Executive Officer of Engineering Health & Executive Dean for Engineering Medicine, Texas A&M University / Houston Methodist Hospital
11/04/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Engineering Better Medicine for Public Health Crises

Dawn M. Elliott, Ph.D.
Blue and Gold Distinguished Professor & Department Chair, Biomedical Engineering, University of Delaware
11/16/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Multiscale Mechanics of Musculoskeletal Tissues

Jennifer H. Elisseeff, Ph.D.
Professor and Director, Translational Tissue Engineering Center Wilmer Eye Institute and Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Orthopedic Surgery, Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Materials Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University
12/07/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Lessons in Translation: How Clinical Experience Guides Discovery in Regenerative Medicine

Bin He, Ph.D.
Trustee Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
03/15/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Dynamic Human Brain Imaging and Brain-Computer Interface

Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert, Ph.D.
Professor and Department Chair of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin
03/29/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Biomaterials for Drug Delivery and Cell Transplantation to Treat Nerve Injury

2019 – 2020

Rebecca Richards-Kortum, Ph.D.
Malcolm Gillis University Professor, Department of Bioengineering, Director, Rice 360 Institute for Global Health, Rice University
02/17/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Engineering Technologies to Improve Health in Low-Resource Settings

2018 – 2019

Leonard Pinchuk, Ph.D., D.Sc., (h.c.), NAE.
Distinguished Research Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Miami
10/01/2018 – 3:00 pm

The Key Biomaterials that Led to Interventional Cardiology and Interventional Glaucoma

Thomas C. Skalak, Ph.D.
Senior Advisor, Clara Wu and Joe Tsai Foundation, Vice President for Research Emeritus, University of Virginia
10/29/2018 – 3:00 pm

Biomedical Engineering for Life in a Rapidly Changing World

Marjolein C.H. van der Meulen, Ph.D.
Marjolein C.H. van der Meulen, Ph.D., James M. and Marsha McCormick Director of Biomedical Engineering, Swanson Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Nancy E. and Peter C. Meinig School of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University
12/03/2018 – 3:00 pm

Mechanobiology of Musculoskeletal Tissue

Joseph M. DeSimone, Ph.D.
Joseph M. DeSimone, Ph.D. Chancellor’s Eminent Professor of Chemistry, UNC, William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, NC State University
02/25/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Digital Light Synthesis for Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing: Convergence of Software, Hardware and Molecular

Susan S. Margulies, Ph.D.
Wallace H. Coulter Chair, Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in Injury Biomechanics, Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Tech College of Engineering
04/22/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Pediatric Concussion Biomechanics: What We Need To Know

2017 – 2018

Nancy L. Allbritton, M.D., Ph.D
Nancy L. Allbritton, M.D., Ph.D, Professor and Chair of Biomedical Engineering, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
09/18/2017 – 3:00 pm

Mini-Guts on Microchips

Warren M. Grill, Ph.D.
Warren M. Grill, Ph.D., Edmund T. Pratt, Jr. School Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University
10/02/2017 – 3:00 pm

Temporal Pattern of Neural Stimulation as a New Dimension of Therapeutic Innovation

Buddy D. Ratner, Ph.D.
Buddy D. Ratner, Ph.D., Director, University of Washington Engineered Biomaterials (UWEB21) Michael L. and Myrna Darland Endowed Chair in Technology Commercialization Professor of Bioengineering and Chemical Engineering, University of Washington
01/29/2018 – 3:00 pm

Hemodialysis Re-envisioned: The Contributions of New Biomaterials

Rebecca M. Bergman, Ph.D.
Rebecca M. Bergman, Ph.D., President, Gustavus Adolphus College
02/26/2018 – 3:00 pm

From Technology Development to College Leadership: A Journey of Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Innovation and Vision

2016 – 2017

Lori Setton, Ph.D.
Lori Setton, Ph.D. Lucy and Stanley Lopata Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering Washington University in St. Louis
09/12/2016 – 3:00 pm

Stress Redefined – Mechanobiology and Survival of the Intervertebral Disc Cell

David Kaplan, Ph.D.
David Kaplan Ph.D., Stern Family Professor of Engineering, Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University
09/16/2016 – 3:00 pm

Engineered Silk Proteins for Regenerative Medicine

Rashidi Bashir, Ph.D.
Rashidi Bashir, Ph.D., Abel Bliss Professor of Engineering, Bioengineering Department Head, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
11/07/2016 – 3:00 pm

Interfacing Engineering, Biology, and Medicine at the Micro and Nanoscale

Tejal Desai, Ph.D.
Tejal Desai, Ph.D., Ernest L. Prien Endowed Professor and Chair, Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, University of California, San Francisco
03/27/2017 – 3:00 pm

Nanostructured Interfaces for Therapeutic Delivery

2015 – 2016

Jennifer West, Ph.D.
Jennifer West, Ph.D., Fitzpatrick Family University, Professor of Engineering, Duke University
09/21/2015 – 3:00 pm

Biomimetic Patterning to Control Cell Behaviors

Kristi S. Anseth, Ph.D.
Kristi S. Anseth, Ph.D., Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder
12/14/2015 – 3:00 pm

Cellular Control in a Couple of Clicks

Matthew O’Donnell, M.D., Ph.D.
Matthew O’Donnell, M.D., Ph.D., Frank and Julie Jungers Dean Emeritus, College of Engineering, Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Washington
01/11/2016 – 3:00 pm

Molecular Theranostics with Integrated Photoacoustics/Ultrasound (PAUS)

Dominique Durand, Ph.D.
Dominique Durand, Ph.D., EL Lindseth Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Director, Neural Engineering Center, Case Western Reserve University
02/15/2016 – 3:00 pm

Can Neural Activity Propagate by Endogeneous Electrical Field?

Scott P. Bruder, M.D., Ph.D.
Scott P. Bruder, M.D., Ph.D., Principal, Bruder Consulting International, LLC, Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University
03/14/2016 – 3:00 pm

Innovation Competency and the Path to Successful Commercialization

2014 – 2015

Michael L. Shuler, Ph.D.
Michael L. Shuler, Ph.D., Samuel Eckert Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Chemical Engineering, Cornell University
10/06/2014 – 3:00 pm

"Body-on-a-Chip": A New Approach to Drug Development

W. Mark Saltzman, Ph.D.
W. Mark Saltzman, Ph.D., Goizueta Foundation Professor of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Chair, Biomedical Engineering, Yale University
11/17/2014 – 3:00 pm

Highly Penetrative Nanocarriers Loaded with Drugs Targeted to Resistant Cells Improve Treatment of Brain Tumors

Maryellen L. Giger, Ph.D.
Maryellen L. Giger, Ph.D., A.N. Pritzker Professor of Radiology, College Vice-Chair of Basic Science Research, University of Chicago
12/10/2014 – 3:00 pm

Deciphering Breast Cancer with Imaging, Genomics & Big Data

Cato T. Laurencin, M.D., Ph.D.
Cato T. Laurencin, M.D., Ph.D., Albert and Wilda Van Dusen Distinguished Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Professor of Chemical, Materials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Connecticut
01/12/2015 – 3:00 pm

Regenerative Engineering: The Launch of a Next Generation Field

Andrés J. García, Ph.D.
Andrés J. García, Ph.D., Rae S. and Frank H. Neely Chair, Regents’ Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
02/23/2015 – 3:00 pm

Bioartificial Materials and Mechanobiology Technologies for Rengerative Medicine

Metin Akay, Ph.D.
Andrés J. García, Ph.D., Founding Chair and John S. Dunn Endowed Chair, Professor, Biomedical Engineering, University of Houston
03/30/2015 – 3:00 pm

Engineering High-Throughput 3D Platform for Targeting Gliablastome Multiforme Vasculature and Molecular Profiling

2013 – 2014

Martine LaBerge, Ph.D.
Martine LaBerge, Ph.D., Professor & Chair, Dept. of Bioengineering; Interim Dean, College of Engineering and Science Clemson University
10/14/2013 – 3:00 pm

TKR Improved Outcome: A Biomaterials Perspective

Kyriacos Athanasiou, Ph.D.
Kyriacos Athanasiou, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering University of California, Davis
11/04/2013 – 3:00 pm

Some Examples Toward Bioengineering Translation

Arthur Coury, Ph.D.
Arthur Coury, Ph.D., Independent Medical Services Professional, Principal, Coury Consulting Services
01/13/2014 – 3:00 pm

Considerations in Successfully Translating Promising Medical Concepts to the Marketplace

Gilda Barabino, Ph.D.
Gilda Barabino, Ph.D., Dean, Grove School of Engineering The City College of New York
03/10/2014 – 3:00 pm

Sickle Cell Disease: Advances Toward Improved Treatment Strategies Using Engineering Approaches

Shankar Subramaniam, Ph.D.
Shankar Subramaniam, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Bioengineering University of California, San Diego
04/07/2014 – 3:00 pm

Challenges in Systems Biology and Medicine

2012 – 2013

Robert Nerem, Ph.D.
Robert Nerem, Ph.D., Parker H. Petit Distinguished Chair for Engineering in Medicine; Institute Professor & Founding Director of the Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB), Georgia Institute of Technology
03/11/2013 – 3:00 pm

Bioengineering: A Half Century of Progess, But Still Only a Beginning

Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Ph.D.
Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Ph.D., Mikati Foundation Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Medical Sciences Department of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University
05/06/2013 – 3:00 pm

Engineering Human Tissues

Congratulations to BME undergraduate student Sophia Saenz, who was selected to receive a 2021 Cato T. Laurencin Student Travel Fellowship through the Society For Biomaterials (SFB). This prestigious award is…

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06/28/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thomas Werfel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Mississippi
Glycopolymer Engineering: A ‘Sweeter’ Approach to Cancer Immunotherapy
Location: BMS JG32
04/26/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ebony Okafor, Ph.D., Outreach Coordinator, Clinical Assistant Professor, Couseling and Wellness Center, University of Florida
Supporting Mental Health Seminar
Location: Virtual via Zoom
04/19/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Josephine Allen, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Genzyme Professor, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Florida
Nucleic acid-collagen complexes (NACC): Applications of DNA in cellular signaling and biomaterial development
Location: Virtual via Zoom
04/12/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Samira Musah, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University
Engineering Stem Cells to Understand Human Tissue Development and Disease
Location: Virtual via Zoom
04/05/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chris Hernandez, Ph.D., Professor, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Meinig School of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University
The Microbiome in Orthopaedic Biomechanics
Location: Virtual via Zoom
03/29/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Professor and Department Chair of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin
Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
03/22/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Jing Pan, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, University of Florida
DNA Programmed Nanomechanical Systems for Biosensing Applications
Location: Virtual via Zoom
03/15/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Trustee Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
Bin He, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
03/08/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Shayn Peirce-Cottler, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia
Agent-based Computational Modeling of Multi-Cellular Systems
Location: Virtual via Zoom
03/01/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Maria Holland, Ph.D., Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, University of Notre Dame
Brain Folding as a Soft Layered Instability: Unique Features and Puzzles
Location: Virtual via Zoom
02/22/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Scott L. Delp, Ph.D., James H. Clark Professor of Bioengineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Orthopaedic Surgery, Stanford University
Accelerating Movement Science with Big Data
Location: Virtual via Zoom
02/15/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Carl Denard, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Florida
Deciphering and Engineering the Substrate Specificity of Protein-Modifying Enzymes.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
02/08/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Stephen Coombes, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology, University of Florida
Neuroimaging of Pain and Motor Circuits in the Human Brain
Location: Virtual via Zoom
02/01/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
J.J. Trey Crisco, Ph.D., Henry F. Lippitt Professor of Orthopedics, Professor of Engineering, Brown University
Biomechanics of the Wrist – Investigations from in vivo carpal mechanics to instrumented implants
Location: Virtual via Zoom
01/25/2021 – 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Elisa Fadda, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Maynooth University
Functional Role of the Glycan Shield in the Activation of the SARS-CoV-2 S Protein
Location: Virtual via Zoom
01/11/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
David Russell, Ph.D., William Kaplan Professor of Infection Biology, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Cornell University
Tuberculosis and the Macrophage Populations of the Lung
Location: Virtual via Zoom
12/07/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Professor and Director, Translational Tissue Engineering Center Wilmer Eye Institute and Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Orthopedic Surgery, Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Materials Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University
Jennifer H. Elisseeff, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
11/30/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eun Ji Chung, Ph.D., Dr. Karl Jacob Jr. and Karl Jacob III Early Career Chair and Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Southern California 
Exploiting the Body’s Barriers for Nanomedicine Targeting
Location: Virtual via Zoom
11/16/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Blue and Gold Distinguished Professor & Department Chair, Biomedical Engineering, University of Delaware
Dawn M. Elliott, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
11/09/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Santiago Orrego, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Departments of Oral Health Sciences and Bioengineering, Temple University
Smart Dental Biomaterials: From Antibacterial Therapies to Tissue Regeneration
Location: Virtual via Zoom
11/04/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chief Executive Officer of Engineering Health & Executive Dean for Engineering Medicine, Texas A&M University / Houston Methodist Hospital
Roderic Pettigrew, Ph.D., M.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/29/2020 – 12:00 am

Industry Insider Seminar: Nelly Volland-Lochner
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/27/2020 – 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Industry Seminar: Zimmer Biomet
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/26/2020 – 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Brendan A Harley, Sc.D., Robert W. Schaefer Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Joint Seminar Speaker: Brendan Harley, Sc.D. (Live Q&A at 3PM)
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/21/2020 – 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Industry Seminar: Zimmer Biomet
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/19/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Naomi Chesler, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Irvine
The Biomechanics of Pulmonary Hypertension Secondary to Left Heart Failure
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/12/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

University Police Department Presentation
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/05/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mamoun Mardini, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Departments of Aging and Geriatric Research and Health Outcomes & Biomedical Informatics, University of Florida
Using Smartwatches to Assess the Temporal Relationship between Ecological Pain and Life-Space Mobility in Older Adults with Symptomatic Knee Osteoarthritis
Location: Virtual via Zoom
09/28/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Renjie Liu, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Florida
Natural and Synthetic Glycosylated Materials for Biomedical Applications
Location: Virtual via Zoom
09/21/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ryan Downey, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Florida
The Future of Mobile Brain Imaging
Location: Virtual via Zoom
09/14/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Antonio Farias, Chief Diversity Officer, University of Florida
How to have Crucial Conversations around Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access
Location: Virtual via Zoom
08/31/2020 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Nora Hlavac, Ph.D., and Jorge Santiago, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researchers, J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Florida
Nora Hlavac, Ph.D., and Jorge Santiago, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
02/21/2022 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lampe Distinguished Professor, Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, North Carolina State University and the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Leadership Seminar: Frances Ligler, D.Sc.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
12/06/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Associate Professor, Fischell Department of Bioengineering, University of Maryland
Catherine Kuo, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
11/29/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Termeer Professor, Biological Engineering and Institute for Medical Engineering & Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Leadership Seminar: James J. Collins, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
11/15/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Director of Radiological Physics Division, Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins
George Sgouros, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
11/08/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Principal Biomechanics Researcher, Nike
Alison Sheets-Singer, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
11/01/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Associate Professor, Departments of Kinesiology and Nutrition and Bioengineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago
Kharma Foucher, MD, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/25/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Presidential Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania
Cesar de la Fuente, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/18/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Nesreen Alsmadi, Ph.D., Senior Engineer, Research & Development, Axogen
Peripheral Nerve Regeneration and Repair Technologies
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/11/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Joyce Wong, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Boston University
Biomaterials to Control & Probe Cell Behavior: A Journey from Blood Vessels to Women’s Reproductive Health
Location: Virtual via Zoom
10/04/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mei He, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutics, University of Florida
Understanding 3D Tissue Microenvironment for Developing Precision Therapeutic Delivery
Location: Virtual via Zoom
09/27/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
John Gideon Searle Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan
Joint Seminar with Chemical Engineering: James Moon, Ph.D.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
09/20/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Paul and Allene Russell Distinguished Service Professor Director, Laboratory for Molecular Regeneration Pritzker School of Medicine, Fellow, Pritzker Institute for Molecular Engineering The University of Chicago
Leadership Seminar: Raphael C. Lee, MS(BmE), MD, ScD, FACS
Location: Virtual via Zoom
09/13/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Shreya Saxena, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Florida
Modeling the neural control of movement: flexible control of movement speed and data-driven inference
Location: Virtual via Zoom
08/30/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ashley Brown, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, North Carolina State University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Microgel-based materials for regenerative medicine applications
Location: Virtual via Zoom
08/23/2021 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fan Zhang, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutics, University of Florida
Nanomedicine-based Approaches to Address Immune Suppression and Resistance
Location: Virtual via Zoom

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