Visionary Frontiers at the Convergence of Biology, Medicine, and Engineering

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Event:
Visionary Frontiers at the Convergence of Biology, Medicine, and Engineering
Start:
January 14, 2015 8:45 am
End:
January 14, 2015 12:00 pm
Category:
Organizer:
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Illinois)
Updated:
January 5, 2015
Venue:
AAAS Auditorium
Address:
Washington D.C., United States

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Illinois) will be hosting ”Visionary Frontiers at the Convergence of Biology, Medicine, and Engineering.

Join expert bioengineering researchers, federal agency, and industry leaders for a discussion on the state of the art interface of biology, medicine, and engineering and the high-impact, broad applications that current and future research breakthroughs will have on this exciting field.

 

Wednesday, January 14, 2015  8:45 am- 12:00pm ♦ Light Breakfast Will Be Served

AAAS Auditorium   1200 New York Ave. NW  Washington, D.C.

 

Speakers Include:

Marcia McNutt, Science;

Gene Robinson, Institute for Genomic Biology, Illinois;

John Rogers, F. Seitz Materials Research Laboratory, Illinois;

Rashid Bashir, Illinois;

Todd Coleman, Neural Interaction Laboratory, UC San Diego;

Gregory K. Farber, Office of Technology Development and Coordination, NIMH (invited);

Amy Kruse, Intific;

Cheryl Martin, ARPA-E (invited);

Doug Weber, Biological Technologies Office, DARPA;

Rita V. Rodriguez, CNS, NSF (invited)

 

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