Fall 2015 – Spring 2016

Orthopaedic Tissue Engineering Strategies Including CT Imaging of Soft Tissues – 09/11/2015 – 10:00 am
Sarah Cartmell, Ph.D., Professor of Bioengineering, The University of Manchester

Leadership Seminar Series: Cellular Control in a Couple of Clicks – 09/14/2015 – 3:00 pm
Kristi S. Anseth, Ph.D., Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder

Medical Device Reprocessing – 09/18/2015 – 12:00 pm
Brian Thomas, Ph.D., MBA, Senior Science and Technology Manager, Stryker Sustainability Solutions

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

Leadership Seminar Series: Biomimetic Patterning to Control Cell Behaviors – 09/21/2015 – 3:00 pm
Jennifer West, Ph.D., Fitzpatrick Family University Professor of Engineering, Duke University

Biological networks: Challenges, Solutions and Opportunities – 09/28/2015 – 3:00 pm
Tamer Kahveci, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Computer and Information Science and Engineering

The impact of cellular network and microenvironmental variations in ovarian cancer and endometriosi – 10/06/2015 – 2:00 pm
Pamela Kreeger, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison

CANCELLED: BioMEMS and Biomedical Nanotechnology: from Point of Care Sensors to Biological Soft Robotics – 10/26/2015 – 3:00 pm
Rashid Bashir, Ph.D., Abel Bliss Professor of Engineering and Bioengineering Department Head, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Intermittent Hypoxia Induced Spinal Plasticity: Breathing and Walking After Spinal Cord Injury – 11/02/2015 – 3:00 pm
Gordon S. Mitchell, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Director, Center for Respiratory Research and Rehabilitation, University of Florida

Glycolipid Therapy: A New Frontier in the Fight Against Infectious Diseases – 11/09/2015 – 3:00 pm
John P. Driver, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Animal Sciences

Interpreting Design Principles of Human Cells from Big Data – 11/12/2015 – 4:00 pm
Amina Ann Qutub, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering, Rice University

Distinguished Early Career Seminar - Reconfiguration of Brain Networks in Support of Cognition – 11/30/2015 – 3:00 pm
Danielle S. Bassett, Ph.D., Skiranich Assistant Professor of Innovation, Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania

Bijan Pesaran, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Neural Science, New York University – 12/03/2015 – 9:00 am
Bijan Pesaran, Ph.D.

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

Mobile Brain Imaging During Human Locomotion – 01/07/2016 – 4:00 pm
Daniel P. Ferris, Ph.D., Professor, School of Kinesiology, Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Adjunct Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan

Leadership Seminar Series: Molecular Theranostics with Integrated Photoacoustics/Ultrasound (PAUS) – 01/11/2016 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Matthew O’Donnell, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Washington

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

Engineering Magnetic Resonance Imaging Methods for Non-Invasive Investigation of Heart Function, Failure, and Regeneration from the Cellular to Whole Organ Levels. – 01/20/2016 – 4:00 pm
Moriel Vandsburger, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology University of Kentucky

Multi-Scale, Warfighter-Centric Biomedical Sensing – 02/05/2016 – 9:30 am
Carlos Andres Aguilar, Ph.D., Bioengineering Systems & Technology Group, M.I.T. Lincoln Laboratory

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

Leadership Seminar Series: Can Neural Activity Propagate by Endogeneous Electrical Field? – 02/15/2016 – 3:00 pm
Dominique Durand, Ph.D., EL Lindseth Professor of Biomedical Engineering & Director, Neural Engineering Center, Case Western Reserve University

Engineering Region-Specific Cells and Tissue Models for Hindbrain and Spinal Cord Regenerative Medicine – 02/26/2016 – 9:30 am
Randolph Ashton, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering & Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, University of Wisconsin Madison

Immunopathology and Cell Biology of the GAD65 Autoantigen in Pancreatic Islets – 03/10/2016 – 1:00 pm
Edward A. Phelps, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Scientist, Bioengineering École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

Leadership Seminar Series: Innovation Competency and the Path to Successful Commercialization – 03/14/2016 – 3:00 pm
Scott P. Bruder, M.D., Ph.D., Principal, Bruder Consulting International, LLC and Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University

Nanoscale Hydrogel Coatings on Cells – 03/28/2016 – 3:00 pm
Brad Berron, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Kentucky

3D Cell Printing into Liquid-Like Solids for Tumor Engineering – 04/04/2016 – 3:00 pm
Thomas Angelini, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, University of Florida

Baby Steps: Neuroprosthetic Options for Standing, Walking and Seated Balance and Mobility after Paralysis – 04/11/2016 – 3:00 pm
Ronald Triolo, Ph.D. Executive Director, VA Advanced Platform Technology Center, Senior Research Career Scientist, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Professor of Orthopaedics & Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University