Departmental Seminars

Lara Gamble named Fellow of AVS

Dr. Gamble is recognized for her continued development of novel biomedical surface analysis tools and methodology for advancing our understanding of diagnostic devices and biological materials.

April 2, 2015: Erik C. Dreaden, Chemical Engineering, MIT

UW Bioengineering welcomes Erik C. Dreaden, Senior Fellow of the Department of Chemical Engineering at MIT and Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, to its Departmental Seminar series. Talk title: Nanoscale Biomaterials for Rational Combination Therapies against Metastatic Solid Tumors

April 9, 2015: Victor Varner, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University

UW Bioengineering welcomes Victor Varner, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at Princeton University, to its Departmental Seminar series. Talk title: Mechanical control of tissue morphogenesis in the developing embryo

April 16, 2015: Sliman Bensmaia, Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago

UW Bioengineering welcomes Sliman Bensmaia, Associate Professor of the Depmartment of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago, to its Departmental Seminar series. Talk title: Biological and bionic hands: natural neural coding and artificial perception

April 23, 2015: Amanda Murphy, Chemistry, Western Washington University

UW Bioengineering welcomes Amanda Murphy of the Department of Chemistry at Western Washington University to its Departmental Seminar Series. Talk title: “Conductive Biomaterials Based on Chemically-Modified Silk”

April 30, 2015: Joseph Wu, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford University

UW Bioengineering welcomes Joseph Wu, Professor & Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, to its Departmental Seminar Series. Talk title: Cardiac iPSCs for Disease Modeling and Drug Discovery

May 7, 2015: Cheng Zhu, Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Tech

UW Bioengineering welcomes Cheng Zhu, J. Erskine Love Endowed Chair in Engineering and Regents’ Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Tech, to the Departmental Seminar Series. Talk Title: “Mechanobiology of Adhesion and Signaling Molecules on the Cell Surface”

May 14, 2015: Jonathan A. Cooper, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, UW Biochemistry

UW Bioengineering welcomes Jonathan Cooper, Member, Division of Basic Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Affiliate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington, to the Departmental Seminar series. Talk title: Cell regulation by tyrosine phosphorylation and ubiquitination.

May 21, 2015: Emilia Entcheva, Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University

UW Bioengineering welcomes Emilia Entcheva,Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Stony Brook University, to the Departmental Seminar Series. Talk title: “All-Optical Cardiac Electrophysiology”

May 28, 2015: Thomas N. Wight, Benaroya Research Institute

UW Bioengineering welcomes Prof. Thomas N. Wight, Director, Matrix Biology Program, Benaroya Research Institute and Affiliate Professor of Pathology, UW, to the Departmental Seminar Series. Talk title: Engineering the Extracellular Matrix and the Control of Immunity and Inflammation