Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Eckmann Lab

David M. Eckmann, PhD, MD

Horatio C. Wood Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Professor of Bioengineering

dmeDr. Eckmann is a board-certified attending anesthesiologist at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and a biofluid dynamicist whose research is focused on problems in interfacial science linking biomedical engineering and clinical medicine. His interests include (1) nanoparticle targeting for vascular drug delivery; (2) thin film surfaces for biocompatible and infection resistant implant devices; and (3) cellular metabolic engineering interrelating cytoarchitectural integrity and mitochondrial bioenergetics.

Member of:
  • Residency Anesthesiology, Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center, 1990-1996
  • MD 1990 — Northwestern University 
  • PhD Bioengineering 1989 — Northwestern University 
  • BS Bioengineering 1983 — University of California, San Diego