January, 1/15/2014, 4-5 pm/BRB252
Title-Material and mechanobiologic considerations for engineering dense connective tissues
Robert Mauck, , Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania
February, 2/26/2014, 4-5 pm/CHOP Abramson Research Center (ARC) Room 124.
Title-ASK1, can it provide some answers? Theresa Freeman, Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University
Academic Year 2013-2014
Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 1:30-2:30pm/TBA
Engineering Human Osteochondral Grafts
Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Ph.D.
Mikati Foundation Professor ofBiomedical Engineering; Professor of Medical Sciences (inMedicine)
Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 1:30-2:30pm/TBA
The Biomolecular Science and Engineering of Bone's Extracellular Matrix
Deepak Vashishth, Ph.D.
Professor & Department Head of Biomedical Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM (all day event)
Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 10:45am-5:30pm/BRB Auditorium
Managing Science and Innovating in Challenging Times
Joan A. McGowan, Ph.D.
Director, Divison of Musculoskeletal Diseases
National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculosketeal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 1:30-2:30pm/TBD
Epigenetic regulation of stem cell phenotypic plasticity and hedgehog signaling during early cartilage development
Andrew Lasser, Ph.D.
Professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Harvard Medical School
Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 1:30-2:30pm/TBD
Mathias Bostrom, M.D.
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Hospital for Special Surgery
Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 1:30-2:30pm/TBD
Solid State MR Spectroscopy and Imaging of Bone Mineral and Matrix
Jerome l. Ackerman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor in Radiology
Harvard Medical School
Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 1:30-2:30/TBD
James C. Iatridis, Ph.D.
Professor and Director of Spine Research
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 1:30-2:30pm/TBD
Dissecting the mechanisms of anabolic signaling in bone
Fanxin Long, Ph.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Metabolism & Lipid Research
Washington University in Saint Louis
Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 1:30-2:30/TBD
A translational approach to development of novel treatments for osteoarthritis-associated pain and joint tissue structural failure
Gloria Matthews, D.V.M, Ph.D., DACVS
Senior Director of Orthopaedic/Regenerative Medicine Research &Early Development
Genzyme, a Sanofi Company
Tuesdays 4pm -5pm
03/18: Organized by Ji
04/01: Organized by Talon
04/15: Organized by Wei
04/29: Organized by Haoruo
05/13: Organized by Abhishek
05/27: Organized by Ji
06/10: Organized by Talon
06/24: Organized by Wei
07/08: Organized by Haoruo