Biomedical Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Margaret Morrison

Seminar Series - Fall 2017

All seminars are held in Doherty Hall (DH) A302 at 4:30 P.M. unless otherwise indicated. Coffee and snacks are served at 4:00 P.M.in Scott Hall BME kitchen area, where students may meet the speaker.

Monday, August 14, 2017

Heller Kent Leach, PhD
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering and Orthpaedic Surgery
University of California, Davis
Seminar Title: Propelling Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Regenerative Medicine via Deployment as Spheroids

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Heller Daniel Heller, PhD
Assistant Member
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Seminar Title: Precision Nanomedicines for Cancer Detection and Treatment

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Gracias David Gracias, PhD
Professor
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
Seminar Title: Shape change biomedical engineering

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Seminar cancelled

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Hitzenberger Christoph Hitzenberger, PhD
Professor, Medical Physics
Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering
Medical University of Vienna
Vienna, Austria
Seminar Title: From ocular biometry to high-speed and multifunctional OCT - 30 years of coherence ranging and imaging in the human eye

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

King Michael King, PhD
J. Lawrence Wilson Professor and Department Chair
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Vanderbilt University
Seminar Title: Rolling in the Deep: Employing blood cells as drug carriers to target disseminating tumor cells

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

No seminar

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Wang Peter Wang, PhD
Professor
Department of Bioengineering
University of California San Diego
Seminar Title: Molecular Imaging and Cellular Manipulation in Immuno-engineering

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Cullen Kathleen Cullen, PhD
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
Seminar Title: Neural Representations of Natural Self Motion: Implications for Perception & Action

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Name John C. Criscione, PhD
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Texas A&M University
Seminar Title: Less invasive, biventricular cardiac assist for heart recovery

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

No seminar

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Cho Michael Cho, PhD
Department Chair
Department of Bioengineering
University of Taxas at Arlington
Seminar Title: Elucidation of blast-induced Traumatic Brain Injury using in vitro Biosystems

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Fiorenzo Omenetto Fiorenzo Omenetto, PhD
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Tufts University
Seminar Title: Silk biopolymer technologies: From edible electronics to living materials

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Name Burak Ozdoganlar, PhD
Ver Planck Professor
Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University
Seminar Title: Fabrication and Evaluation of Biomedical Systems with Dissolvable Polymers

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Name Daniel Tschumperlin, PhD
Associate Professor
Vice Chair, Department of Physiology & Biomedical Engineering
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Seminar Title: Targeting Mechanobiological Mediators of Fibrosis

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Antaki James Antaki, PhD
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University
Seminar Title: The Long and Strange Trip from Bench to Bedside: Lessons Learned from the Artificial Heart