We are pleased to announce the NSF Workshop for Micro- and Nanotechnologies for Medicine: Emerging Frontiers and Applications to be held this summer. The advances in micro- and nanotechnologies are expected to open up new possibilities and applications in diagnostics, therapy, drug delivery and regenerative medicine. In this workshop, participants will acquire both the fundamental and advanced knowledge in the field of bioMEMS, biomaterials and tissue engineering. Leading experts will present the latest advances in the development of novel micro- and nanotechnologies and address a range of different challenges that are of importance to biomedicine at the interface of engineering, medicine and biological sciences.

Micro & Nanotechnology areas covered during the workshop:

1. Microfluidics
2. Biomaterials
3. Stem cells
4. Drug Delivery
5. BioMEMS and Biosensing
6. Cancer Applications
7. Professional development