Departmental Seminars

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 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.

January 8, 2015: Jeffrey A. Weiss, Bioengineering, University of Utah

UW Bioengineering welcomes Jeffrey A. Weiss, Professor of Bioengineering at the University of Utah, to its Departmental Seminar series. Talk title: Patient-specific Analysis of Hip Biomechanics: Studies of Dysplasia and Femoracetabular Impingement

(Joint Pathology/BioE Faculty Candidate) January 9, 2015: Kelly Stevens, Laboratory of Multiscale Regenerative Medicine, MIT

UW Bioengineering welcomes bioengineering/pathology faculty candidate Kelly Stevens, presenting a talk entitled “Synthetic Human Tissue for Regenerative Medicine.”

(Joint Pathology/BioE Faculty Candidate) January 12, 2015: Jennifer Davis, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital/Howard Hughes Medical Institute

UW Bioengineering welcomes BioE/Pathology faculty candidate Jennifer Davis, presenting a talk entitled “Molecular Regulators of Myofibroblast Differentiation and Fibrosis”.

January 15, 2015: Timothy Cox, Pediatrics, University of Washington

UW Bioengineering welcomes Timothy Cox, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington, to its departmental seminar series.
Seminar title: From biological mechanisms to interventional and corrective therapies for common craniofacial malformations