Fall 2012 – Spring 2013

09/17/2012 – 11:45 am
Dr. Ayse Gunduz, BME, UF
Reading the surface of the behaving brain
09/24/2012 – 11:45 am
Dr. Su-Shing- Chen, CISE, UF
Some ideas on BMI + BME : Molecular Imaging and Personalized Medicine
10/01/2012 – 11:45 am - 12:35 pm
Dr. Andrew Judge, Physical Therapy, Univ of Florida
Skeletal Muscle Regeneration: The Role of Hsp70
10/11/2012 – 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Wesley Bolch, PhD, PE, CHP, Professor of Biomedical Engineering University of Florida
The UF Series of Hybrid Computational Phantoms – Applications to Radiological Protection and Medical Patient Dosimetry
10/29/2012 – 11:45 am - 12:35 pm
Dr. Marcelo Febo, Department of Psychiatry, McKnight Brain Institute, Univ of Florida
Magnetic resonance imaging in animal models of psychiatric and neurologic disease
12/03/2012 – 11:45 am - 12:35 pm
Dr. Craig Duvall, Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt
Technologies for Local and Targeted siRNA Delivery
01/07/2013 – 4:00 pm
Dr. Jordan S. Miller, Post - Doctoral Fellow, Dept of Bioengineering, Univ of Pennsylvania
Multiscale Vascularization of Engineered 3D Tissues
01/22/2013 – 4:00 pm
Dr. Somin Lee, NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein Post Doctoral Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California
Plasmonics-enabled Localized Gene Delivery and Photonic Gene Circuits
01/28/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Valentyn Novosad, Materials Scientist & Principal Investigator, Argonne National Laboratory (ANL)
Spin Vortices: From Fundamentals to Applications
02/04/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Blanka Sharma, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, BME, Cleveland Clinic
Translational Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine and Cancer Therapy
02/11/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Marcelo Febo, Department of Psychiatry McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida
Magnetic resonance imaging in animal models of psychiatric and neurologic disease
02/13/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Greg Hudalla NIH NRSA Post – Doctoral Fellow, Joel Collier Lab, University of Chicago
Protein-bearing Nanofibers as Immunomodulators
02/25/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Guoan Zheng, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Caltech, Pasadena, CA
High-throughput gigapixel imaging and the opportunities it opens up
03/01/2013 – 9:30 am - 10:45 am
Dr. Eberhard E. Fetz, Departments of Physiology & Biophysics and Bioengineering, and Washington National Primate Research Center, Univ of Washington
Bidirectional interactions between the brain and implantable computers
03/11/2013 – 3:00 pm
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
Robert Nerem, Ph.D.
Location: Communicore, C1-17
03/11/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Dr. Robert M. Nerem, Parker H. Petit Distinguished Chair for Engineering in Medicine and Institute Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology
Leadership Distinguished Lecture Series: Bioengineering: A half century of progress, but still only a beginning
03/18/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Jennifer Munson, Post Doctoral Fellow, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland
Interstitial Flow in the Tumor Microenvironment: Contributions to Cancer Invasion and Progression
03/25/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Frank Bova, FACR, FAAPM, FAIMBE, Albert E and Birdie W Einstein Professor of Computer-Assisted Stereotactic Neurosurgery
30 Years of Image Guided Surgery at UF
03/28/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Arnaud Comment, Institute of Physics of Biological Systems, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Probing metabolism in vivo in real time
04/01/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Eric McLamore, Agricultural & Biological Engineering, Univ of Florida
Engineering the Bio-Nano Interface for Studying Cell and Tissue Physiology
04/15/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Nicholas R. Forsyth, Senior Lecturer in Stem Cell Biology, The Guy Hilton Research Laboratories, Keele University Medical School
BMP2 repression and engineered oxygen control measures promote human mesenchymal stem cell recovery
04/22/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Panos M. Pardalos, Distinguished Professor, Director of CAO, Industrial and Systems Engineering, UF
A new embedded feature selection method for high dimensional datasets
05/02/2013 – 4:00 pm
Parisa Rashidi, Assistant Professor, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Intelligent Data Driven Methods in Biomedical Informatics
05/06/2013 – 3:00 pm
Mikati Foundation Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Medical Sciences Department of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University
Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic
Location: Communicore, C1-17
05/06/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Mikati Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering & Medical Sciences, Columbia University
Leadership Distinguished Lecture Series: Engineering Human Tissues
05/13/2013 – 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Dr. Kerem Pekkan, Associate Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, Biomedical & Mechanical Engineering
Embryonic and Pediatric Cardiovascular Biomechanics