Fall 2018 – Spring 2019

Seminar Series: Developing Personalized Biomaterials: An Investigation into Striated Muscle – 08/27/2018 – 3:00 pm
Whitney Stoppel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Florida
Seminar Series: Integrative Mechanobiology: Cancer Mechanics and Beyond – 09/10/2018 – 3:00 pm
Xin Tang, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, University of Florida
Making the Transition from Engineer to Entrepreneur – 09/17/2018 – 3:00 pm
Industry Speaker: Ivan Howard, M.B.A., M.S., Investment Officer, Hirtle, Callaghan & Co.
Ten Steps from Pupil to Proprietor – 09/24/2018 – 3:00 pm
Roberta Goode, M.S., President, Goode Compliance International
Leonard Pinchuk, Ph.D., D.Sc., (h.c.), NAE. – 10/01/2018 – 3:00 pm
Distinguished Research Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Miami
BME Grand Rounds – 10/04/2018 – 3:00 pm
Dr. Harvey W. Chim, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Florida
Translational Biomaterials Discovery: Commercial Success Stories for Polymers and Biomaterials – 10/08/2018 – 3:00 pm
Industry Speaker: Thomas Jozefiak, Ph.D., Co-Founder, Chief Scientific Officer, Glyscend Incorporated
Aligning Assessment and Evaluation Methods to Support Students’ Identities as Holistic Engineers – 10/15/2018 – 3:00 pm
Jennifer Amos, Ph.D., Teaching Associate Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Persuasion in Technical Communications – 10/16/2018 – 3:00 pm
Benton Lecture Series: Celia Matthews Elliott, Director of Ext. Affairs and Special Projects Instructor, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Biovalue in DBS Brain Banking – 10/22/2018 – 3:00 pm
Vinata Vedam-Mai, M.Sc., Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery & Center for Movement Disorders & Neurorestoration, University of Florida
Thomas C. Skalak, Ph.D. – 10/29/2018 – 3:00 pm
Senior Advisor, Clara Wu and Joe Tsai Foundation, Vice President for Research Emeritus, University of Virginia
Left Ventricular Deformation Analysis from 4D Echocardiography: A Machine Learning Approach – 11/05/2018 – 3:00 pm
James Duncan, Ph.D., Ebenezer K. Hunt Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering & Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Yale University
BME Grand Rounds – 11/06/2018 – 2:00 pm
Dr. Taralyn McCarrel, D.V.M., Assistant Professor, Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida
Neural Interfaces for Controlling Finger Movements – 11/26/2018 – 3:00 pm
Cynthia Chestek, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan
Marjolein van der Meulen, Ph.D. – 12/03/2018 – 3:00 pm
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
Slick Software, Slow Hardware: Balancing Biophysical Tradeoffs Drives Cellular Reprogramming – 12/10/2018 – 2:30 pm
Katie Galloway, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, University of Southern California
Developing Biologics for Targeting Inflammatory Cells to Treat Myocardial Infarction and Cancer – 12/14/2018 – 10:00 am
Juliane Nguyen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Enhancing Human Anatomy to Improve Bionic Integration – 01/07/2019 – 3:00 pm
Tyler Clites, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Researcher, Biomechatronics Group, MIT Media Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Elizabeth Wayne, Ph.D. – 01/14/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Felipe Garcia Quiroz, Ph.D. – 01/22/2019 – 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Xiao Hu, Ph.D. – 01/28/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Scott Wilson, Ph.D. – 02/04/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
BME Seminar Series: Mary Kathryn Sewell-Loftin, Ph.D. – 02/18/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Joseph M. DeSimone, Ph.D. – 02/25/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chancellor’s Eminent Professor of Chemistry, UNC, William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, NC State University
BME Seminar Series: Thomas S. Johnston Jr., M.B.A. – 03/11/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Seminar Series: Yeongseon Jang, Ph.D. – 03/25/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Seminar Series: Joel D. Boerckel, Ph.D. – 04/01/2019 – 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Seminar Series: Darryl Thelen, Ph.D. – 04/15/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bernard A. and Frances M. Weideman Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Leadership Seminar: Susan S. Margulies, Ph.D. – 04/22/2019 – 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wallace H. Coulter Chair, Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in Injury Biomechanics, Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Tech College of Engineering