Dr. Ferdous earned her bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Kansas State University and Ph.D. in Bioengineering from the Rice University. She did her post-doctoral fellow at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Dr. Ferdous is currently appointed in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Tennessee Knoxville. Her research interest is heart valve biology and pathology, where she uses interdisciplinary approaches to study various cellular and physiological factors involved in disease development in the heart valve.
Focus Areas: Heart Valve Biology & Pathology | Cellular Characterization | Bioreactors/Mechanical Devices | Biomarkers Development | Tissue Engineering | Mechanobiology & Electrophysiology
Skills and Expertise: Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine | Cellular and Molecular Biology | Extracellular Matrix | Research and Development | Interdisciplinary Collaboration