Past BioE Seminars


Thursday, April 3, 2014

Multitasking Anti-cancer Biotherapeutics

K. Dane Wittrup, Ph.D. - C.P. Dubbs Professor of Chemical Engineering and Biological Engineering Associate Director, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Aortic Valve Pharmaco-Mechano-Biology

W. David Merryman, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Pharmacology, Medicine, and Pediatrics Director of Graduate Recruiting, Department of Biomedical Engineering Vanderbilt University

George Truskey

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Microphysiological Systems for Drug and Toxicity Testing

George A. Truskey, PhD - R. Eugene and Susie E. Goodson Professor of Biomedical Engineering Senior Associate Dean of Research in the Pratt School of Engineering Duke University

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Engineering Regulated Biological Adhesion

Wendy E. Thomas, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Department of Bioengineering Co-Director, Biological Physics, Structure and Design (BPSD) Program University of Washington

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Using Light to Control and Visualize Molecular Forces in Living Systems

Khalid Salaita, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor Department of Chemistry Emory University


Thursday, December 5, 2013

Biofunctional Hydrogels for Therapeutic Delivery and Tissue Repair

Andrés J. García, Ph.D. - Regents' Professor Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering Petit Institute of Bioengineering and Bioscience Georgia Institute of Technology

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Pulling Apart at the Seams: The Role of Cell Contractility in Atherosclerosis and Metastasis

Cynthia A. Reinhart-King, Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering Cornell University

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Synthetic Analog and Digital Computation in Living Cells

Timothy Lu, M.D., Ph.D. - Assistant Professor Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department of Biological Engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Biomaterials for Cell Transplantation and Drug Delivery for the Treatment of Nerve Injury

Shelly E. Sakiyama-Elbert, Ph.D. - Professor and Associate Chair Department of Biomedical Engineering Washington University in St. Louis

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Using Light to Probe and Manipulate Biology: Photophysical Challenges and Molecular Solutions

David S. Lawrence, Ph.D. - Fred Eshelman Distinguished Professor Chair, Division of Chemical Biology & Medicinal Chemistry Professor of Chemistry, Chemical Biology & Medicinal Chemistry, and Pharmacology Univeristy of North Carolina at Chapel Hill