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Fridays from Noon to 1 PM Beginning January 22

All seminars will be virtual. Register at:

2021 BME Spring Seminars

22-JanAdriana San Miguel, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, North Carolina State University
"Deep phenotyping reveals regulators and outcomes of aging and stress in C. elegans"
29-JanRalf Jungmann, PhD, Group Leader, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
"DNA-based super-resolution microscopy"
5-FebCole A. DeForest, PhD, Weyerhaeuser Endowed Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, University of Washington
"User-Programmable Hydrogel Biomaterials to Probe and Direct 4D Stem Cell Fate"
12-FebVivian Mushahwar, PhD, Professor, Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, University of Alberta
"Tapping Into Spinal Networks to Restore Walking After Spinal Cord Injury"
19-FebYoav Shechtman, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
"Next generation localization microscopy - or - how and why to ruin a perfectly good microscope."
26-FebLola Eniola-Adefeso, PhD, University Diversity & Social Transformation Professor of Chemical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering , Miller Faculty Scholar, Vice Chair for Graduate Education in Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
"Understanding Cellular-Particle Interactions in Blood: Implications for Vascular-Target Drug Carrier Design"
5-MarLucas Scholars Presentations, Undergraduate Research in Biomedical Engineering, Presentations by: Elizabeth Stanley (Mentor: Imran Rizvi), Truc Tran (Mentor: Koji Sode), and Maggie Wagner (Mentor: Jason Franz)
(Makeup seminar. Not required for BME 802 / BMME 890.)
12-MarAmeya Kirtane, PhD, Instructor in Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
“Pushing the Limits of Oral Drug Delivery Systems”
(Makeup seminar. Not required for BME 802 / BMME 890.)
19-MarSteven Caliari, PhD, Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia
"Instructive biomaterials for skeletal muscle tissue engineering"
26-MarLesley W. Chow, PhD, Assistant Professor, Bioengineering Materials Science & Engineering, Lehigh University
"Spatially Functionalized Biomaterials to Direct Tissue Regeneration"
2-AprNo Seminar, UNC Holiday
9-AprJamal Lewis, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Davis
"Advances in engineering particles for immunotherapy of autoimmune disease"
16-AprWilbur Lam, MD, PhD, W Paul Bowers Research Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Wallace H Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University
"Clinical translation of engineered microsystems in hematology"
23-AprMaryam Shanechi, PhD, Assistant Professor & Viterbi Early Career Chair, Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering – Systems, University of Southern California
"Dynamical modeling, decoding, and control of multiscale brain networks: from motor to mood"
30-AprLaura Hansen, PhD, Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine
"Exploring the role of satellite cells in vascular biology and peripheral artery disease"