Regenerative Bioscience & Engineering


Dear Colleague,

On Thursday, September 20th, WPI’s Bioengineering Institute (BEI) will host the Symposium for Regenerative Biosciences & Engineering.  This is part of our week long celebration for the grand opening of the WPI Life Science and Bioengineering Center at Gateway Park.

Regenerative medicine involves the use of cells and scaffolds to produce replacement parts for the human body. This symposium will feature world renowned experts in the field of regenerative medicine, many of whom collaborate with faculty members at WPI. The talks will cover:

Joining us as speakers are:

Stephen F. Badylak, D.V.M., M.D., Ph.D. Research Professor, Department of Surgery; Director, Center for Pre-Clinical Tissue Engineering, McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, University of Pittsburgh

 Ken Muneoka, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Tulane University

 Eric Overstrom, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Biology & Biotechnology, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

 Chuck Murry, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Pathology; Director, Center for Cardiovascular Biology and Regenerative Medicine, University of Washington

 Stephen Doxsey, Ph.D., Professor, Cell Biology Department, University of Massachusetts Medical School

 Keith Campbell, Ph.D., Professor, School of Biosciences, Division of Animal Physiology, The University of Nottingham

 Marsha Rolle, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Further details will be coming soon.

Abstracts/Presentations | Speaker Bios


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