Stem Cell Engineering Workshop

Location: IBB 1128(404) 894-6228

Location Phone: (404) 894-6228

The Stem Cell Engineering Workshop will be held from 1:30 p.m. to on May 9 at the Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience at Georgia Tech.

For more information contact

Megan Richards
Research Program Coordinator
Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience 

May. 09 2011 1:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Showcasing enabling technologies and fostering new interdisciplinary, multi-investigator collaborations. Open to all faculty or trainees interested or engaged in stem cell engineering research.

Workshop Agenda           

  • 1:30pm - Todd McDevitt - Associate Professor, BME and Director, Stem Cell Engineering Center, Georgia Tech - "Welcome and Overview" 
  • 2:00pm – Julie Champion, Assistant Professor, ChBE, Georgia Tech. "Protein Engineering for Controlled Growth Factor Delivery"
  • 2:15pm – Todd Sulchek, Assistant Professor, ME, Georgia Tech. "Mechanical Characterization of Single Cells"
  • 2:30pm – Manu Platt, Assistant Professor, BME, Georgia Tech/Emory. "Proteolytic Activity during Stem and Progenitor Cell Differentiation"
  • 2:45pm – Phil Santangelo, Assistant Professor, BME, Georgia Tech/Emory. "Single Cell Analysis and RNA Biology"
  • 3:00pm – Discussion 
  • 3:15pm – Break 
  • 3:30pm – Mark Styczynski, Assistant Professor, ChBE, Georgia Tech. "Metabolism: Characterization and Utility for Control" 
  • 3:45pm – Craig Forest, Assistant Professor, ME, Georgia Tech. "Sensing and Control Systems"
  • 4:00pm – Melissa Kemp, Assistant Professor, BME, Georgia Tech. "Intracellular Signaling & Computational Modeling"
  • 4:15pm – Ian Copland, Assistant Professor, Emory. "GMP Cell Manufacturing Practices" 
  • 4:30pm – Discussion, Summary/Wrap-up
  • 5:00pm - Poster Session & Reception in the IBB atrium
  • 7:00pm - Adjourn

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