Wallace H. Coulter Foundation Biomedical Engineering Seminars Spring 2020


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Dr. Anita Singh | Understanding the Mechanism, Treatment & Prevention of Nervous System Injuries
Dr. Anita Singh | Understanding the Mechanism, Treatment & Prevention of Nervous System Injuries
Dr. Sharmila Venugopal | Modeling Neurodegenerative Disease Dynamics
Dr. Sharmila Venugopal | Modeling Neurodegenerative Disease Dynamics
Dr. Martine LaBerge | Building A Skillset For Successful BME Research Career
Dr. Martine LaBerge | Building A Skillset For Successful BME Research Career
Dr. Cynthia A. Chestek | Neural Interfaces For Controlling Finger Movements
Dr. Cynthia A. Chestek | Neural Interfaces For Controlling Finger Movements
StartUP FIU Lecture During Graduate Research Day
StartUP FIU Lecture During Graduate Research Day
Q&A Panel Session During Heart Day Symposium At Florida International University
Q&A Panel Session During Heart Day Symposium At Florida International University
Dr. Lina Shehadeh | Role of Osteopontin in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF)
Dr. Lina Shehadeh | Role of Osteopontin in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF)
Dr. Katherine Yutzey | Heart Valve Development and Disease Mechanisms
Dr. Katherine Yutzey | Heart Valve Development and Disease Mechanisms
Dr. Julie Phillippi | Extracellular Matrix Hydrogels for Microvascular Regeneration
Dr. Julie Phillippi | Extracellular Matrix Hydrogels for Microvascular Regeneration
Dr. Jianyi Zhang | The Convergence of Medical Sciences and Engineering
Dr. Jianyi Zhang | The Convergence of Medical Sciences and Engineering
Dr. Carlos B. Mantilla | Regulation of Diaphragm Muscle Function
Dr. Carlos B. Mantilla | Regulation of Diaphragm Muscle Function
Dr. Andrew Dykstra | Identifying Physiological Markers Of Conscious Audition
Dr. Andrew Dykstra | Identifying Physiological Markers Of Conscious Audition
Dr. Hong Susan Zhou | Sensor Systems-Therapeutic and Reparative Neurotechnology
Dr. Hong Susan Zhou | Sensor Systems-Therapeutic and Reparative Neurotechnology
Dr. Vladimir Beljanski | Autophagy modulators enhance immunoregulatory properties of MIAMI cells
Dr. Vladimir Beljanski | Autophagy modulators enhance immunoregulatory properties of MIAMI cells
Dr. Anita Singh | Understanding the Mechanism, Treatment & Prevention of Nervous System Injuries
Dr. Anita Singh | Understanding the Mechanism, Treatment & Prevention of Nervous System Injuries

Dr. Sharmila Venugopal | Modeling Neurodegenerative Disease Dynamics
Dr. Sharmila Venugopal | Modeling Neurodegenerative Disease Dynamics

Dr. Martine LaBerge | Building A Skillset For Successful BME Research Career
Dr. Martine LaBerge | Building A Skillset For Successful BME Research Career

Dr. Cynthia A. Chestek | Neural Interfaces For Controlling Finger Movements
Dr. Cynthia A. Chestek | Neural Interfaces For Controlling Finger Movements

StartUP FIU Lecture During Graduate Research Day
StartUP FIU Lecture During Graduate Research Day

Q&A Panel Session During Heart Day Symposium At Florida International University
Q&A Panel Session During Heart Day Symposium At Florida International University

Dr. Lina Shehadeh | Role of Osteopontin in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF)
Dr. Lina Shehadeh | Role of Osteopontin in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF)

Dr. Katherine Yutzey | Heart Valve Development and Disease Mechanisms
Dr. Katherine Yutzey | Heart Valve Development and Disease Mechanisms

Dr. Julie Phillippi | Extracellular Matrix Hydrogels for Microvascular Regeneration
Dr. Julie Phillippi | Extracellular Matrix Hydrogels for Microvascular Regeneration

Dr. Jianyi Zhang | The Convergence of Medical Sciences and Engineering
Dr. Jianyi Zhang | The Convergence of Medical Sciences and Engineering

Dr. Carlos B. Mantilla | Regulation of Diaphragm Muscle Function
Dr. Carlos B. Mantilla | Regulation of Diaphragm Muscle Function

Dr. Andrew Dykstra | Identifying Physiological Markers Of Conscious Audition
Dr. Andrew Dykstra | Identifying Physiological Markers Of Conscious Audition

Dr. Hong Susan Zhou | Sensor Systems-Therapeutic and Reparative Neurotechnology
Dr. Hong Susan Zhou | Sensor Systems-Therapeutic and Reparative Neurotechnology

Dr. Vladimir Beljanski | Autophagy modulators enhance immunoregulatory properties of MIAMI cells
Dr. Vladimir Beljanski | Autophagy modulators enhance immunoregulatory properties of MIAMI cells

 

 

January 10, 2020 – 9:00 AM

Dr. Vladimir Beljanski

Dr. Vladimir Beljanski

Nova Southeastern Univesity: Assistant Professor, NSU Cell Therapy Institute

Seminar Title
Autophagy modulators enhance immunoregulatory properties of MIAMI cells

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Friday, January 17, 2020 – 9:00 AM

Dr. Hong Susan Zhou

Dr. Hong Susan Zhou

Worcester Polytechnic Institute: Associate Professor Director, Department Of Chemical Engineering

Seminar Title
Sensor Systems-Therapeutic and Reparative Neurotechnology

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Friday, January 24, 2020 – 9:00 AM

Dr. Andrew Dykstra

Dr. Andrew Dykstra

University of Miami: Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering Department

Seminar Title
Identifying Physiological Markers Of Conscious Audition: Progress And Problems

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Friday, January 31, 2020 – 9:00 AM

Dr. Carlos B. Mantilla

Dr. Carlos B. Mantilla

Mayo Clinic: Chair, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Seminar Title
Regulation of Diaphragm Muscle Function: From Development Through Aging

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Friday, February 7, 2020 – 9:00 AM
Miami Heart ♥ Month Series

Dr. Jianyi Zhang, MD,PhD

Dr. Jianyi Zhang, MD,PhD

The University of Alabama at Birmingham: Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Seminar Title
THE CONVERGENCE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES AND ENGINEERING:
hiPSC to Rebuild the Failing Heart – Roadblocks to Overcome

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Friday, February 14, 2020 – 9:00 AM
Miami Heart ♥ Month Series

Dr. Julie Phillippi

Dr. Julie Phillippi

University of Pittsburgh: Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Bioengineering

Seminar Title
Extracellular Matrix Hydrogels for Microvascular Regeneration

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Friday, February 21, 2020 – 9:00 AM
Miami Heart ♥ Month Series

Dr. Katherine Yutzey

Dr. Katherine Yutzey

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center: Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Seminar Title
Heart Valve Development and Disease Mechanisms

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Friday, February 21, 2020 – 2:30 PM
Miami Heart ♥ Month Series

Dr. Lina Shehadeh

Dr. Lina Shehadeh

University of Miami: Director of the Cardiovascular Module for the MD and MD/MPH Programs

Seminar Title
Role of Osteopontin in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF)

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Friday, March 6, 2020 – 3:00 PM

Dr. Mark A. Anastasio

Dr. Mark A. Anastasio

Dept. of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Professor and Head of Bioengineering

Seminar Title
Machine learning-enabled imaging science

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Wallace H. Coulter Foundation Biomedical Engineering Seminars Fall 2019


September 13, 2019
Faculty Biomedical Engineering: Joshua Hutcheson, Shuliang Jiao, Zachary Danziger, Jorge Riera-Diaz
Title: Research Overview
Location: Engineering Center Room EC 2300
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM


September 20, 2019
Milan P. Yager, Executive Director, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering
Title: Falling Out of Love with Science
Location: Engineering Center Room EC 2300
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM


September 27, 2019
Faculty Biomedical Engineering: James Schummers, Jessica Ramella-Roman, Raj Markondeya, Ranu Jung
Title: Research Overview
Location: Engineering Center Room EC 2300
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM


October 4th, 2019
Undergraduate Research Day-Dr. Scott Beardsley -Associate Professor Department of Biomedical Engineering
Title: Timing matters: Sensorimotor dysfunction and individually targeted strategies to improve goal-directed movement
Location: Engineering Center Room EC 2300 & Panther Pit
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM


October 11, 2019
Dr. Scott Makeig – Research Scientist and Director, Swartz Center for Computational Neuroscience, Institute for Neural ComputationLecture
Title: Toward high-resolution imaging of human consciousness: knowing, feeling, and willing
Location: Engineering Center Room EC 2300
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM


October 25, 2019
Dr. Qifa Zhou    Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Ophthalmology
Title: High Frequency Ultrasound for multimodal Function Imaging and Stimulation applications
Location: Engineering Center Room EC 2300
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM


November 1st, 2019
Dr. Gang Yao- Professor in the Department of Biomedical, Biological & Chemical Engineering
Title: High-resolution 3D tractography of fibrous tissue using polarization-sensitive optical coherence tomography
Location: Engineering Center Room EC 2300
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM


November 8th, 2019       OPEN


November 15th, 2019
Dr.  Xuan Xu-  Field Application Scientist for RoosterBio, Inc.
Title: Radically Simplifying Scale-up and Clinical Translation of hMSCs and Extracellular Vesicles
Location: Engineering Center Room EC 2300
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM