Dear PhD Students,

The Bioengineering Department has several seminars coming up during March. Please see the schedule below and flyers attached for abstracts and biosketches. There will be a sign-in sheet at each seminar, so please sign in if you attend. The last seminar of the semester will still be on 4/13 with Dr. Rene Olivares-Navarrette from 11:30-12:30 in Research Hall 163.

Dr. Anne Taylor, UNC Neuroscience Center & Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities

3/20 3:00-4:00p.m., Research Hall 163

"Novel In Vitro Microsystems for Cellular Neuroscience"

Dr. Samuel Sia, Columbia University

3/23 11:30a.m. - 12:30p.m., Research Hall 163

"Microfluidics for 3D Tissue Engineering and Personal Health Diagnostics"

Dr. Adam Maxwell, University of Washington School of Medicine

3/24 9:45 - 10:45a.m., ENGR 3507 (limited space)

"Noninvasive Image-Guided Therapies Based on Mechanical Effects of Ultrasound"

Dr. Ben Urban, Northwestern University

3/27 3:00-4:00p.m., Research Hall 163

"From Molecules to Mice: Investigating Structures at the Nanoscale"

Dr. Todd Bredbenner, Southwest Research Institute

3/28 3:00-4:00p.m. ENGR 4201 (limited space)

"The Role of Structural Variation in Skeletal Fracture Risk"

Dr. Tsung-Ting Kao, University of California, San Diego

3/30 11:30a.m. - 12:30p.m., Research Hall 163

"Improving Interoperability of Cross-Institutional Clinical Research Data Analysis Using Machine Learning, Blockchain Technology, and Natural Language Processing"

Amanda Moon

Academic Program Assistant

Bioengineering Department

703-993-5846 (3-5846)