Congratulations to Amir Sanati Nezhad for faculty position at University of Calgary
November 16, 2014
We are proud to announce that Dr. Amir Sanati Nezhad will be joining the University of Calgary in Canada as a faculty member of Biomedical Engineering and the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. Dr. Sanati has been working in the laboratory as a postdoctoral research fellow on microfluidics, sensing and vascularization. At UCalgary, he will be continue his research on bioinspired microfluidics and tissue engineering for the development of disease models. We will wish him all the best in his future career.
Prof. Khademhosseini promoted to full Professor at Harvard University
October 02, 2014
We are proud to announce that Prof. Khademhosseini has been promoted to full Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School effective Sept 1, 2014.
Dr. Khademhosseini wins IUMRS – MRS Singapore Young Researcher Award
September 27, 2014
We are happy to announce that Dr. Khademhosseini is the winner of the IUMRS – MRS Singapore Young Researcher Award. This award recognizes outstanding contributions by a researcher under the age of 40 in materials science and engineering. It will be presented at the 2014 IUMRS-ICYRAM (24 – 29 October 2014) conference in China along with a plenary lecture.
Congratulations to Dr. Jorge Alfredo Uquillas for faculty position at Universidad Yachay Tech in Ecuador
July 27, 2014
We are proud to announce that Jorge will be joining the faculty of the first Biomedical Engineering Department in Ecuador at Universidad Yachay Tech effective September 2014. Jorge joined our laboratory in 2012 and since then he has been working in vascular biology and bone tissue engineering projects. In Ecuador, he will be spearheading efforts to bridge biomedical research projects between hospitals, life science and engineering schools. We wish him all the best in his future career!
Gaharwar, A. K.; Mihaila, S. M.; Kulkarni, A. A.; Patel, A.; Luca, A.D.; Reis, R.L.; Gomes, E.G.; van Blitterzwijk, C.; Lorenzo, M.; Khademhosseini, A. "Amphiphilic beads as depots for sustained drug release integrated into fibrillar scaffolds” Journal Of Controlled Release", J Control Release, 187 66-73 (2014)
Annabi, N.; Tamayol, A.; Uquillas, J. A.; Akbari, M.; Bertassoni, L. E.; Cha, C.; Camci‐Unal, G.; Dokmeci, M. R.; Peppas, N. A.; Khademhosseini, A. 25th anniversary article: Rational design and applications of hydrogels in regenerative medicine, Advanced Materials, 26 (1): 85-124
Schukur, L.; Zorlutuna, P.; Cha, J. M.; Bae, H.; Khademhosseini, A. "Directed Differentiation of Size-Controlled Embryoid Bodies Towards Endothelial and Cardiac Lineages in RGD-Modified Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Hydrogels" Advanced Healthcare Materials 2: 195-205
Shin, S. R.; Jung, S. M.; Zalabany, M.; Kim, K.; Zorlutuna, P.; Kim, S. B.; Nikkhah M.; Khabiry, M.; Azize, M.; Kong, K.; Wan, K. T.; Palacios, T.; Dokmeci, M. R.; Bae, H.; Tang, X. (Shirley).; Khademhosseini, A. "Carbon-Nanotube-Embedded Hydrogel Sheets for Engineering Cardiac Constructs and Bioactuators" ACS Nano, 7(3): 2369-2380