ILET2 Trainee Research Presentations & Journal Club

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Friday August 8, 2014
      1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering & Bioscience, Room 1128
  • Phone: (404) 894-6228
  • URL: http://www.ibb.gatech.edu
  • Email:
  • Fee(s):
    N/A
  • Extras:
Contact

Julie Babensee, PhD

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Presentations from the Innovation & Leadership in Engineering Technologies and Therapies (ILET2) for Diabetes Program

Full Summary: Presentations from the Innovation & Leadership in Engineering Technologies and Therapies (ILET2) for Diabetes Program

Join ILET2 trainees present their research and discuss recent literature in bioengineering aspects of novel diabetes treatment approaches.  Open to all graduate and postdoc trainees!

Research presentation

Sudhakar Muthyala, PhD (Sambanis lab) 
"Combinatorial Effects of Oxygen Levels and Cytokines On Free and Encapsulated Adult Pig Islets"

Journal club presentation

Jessica Weaver, PhD (Garcia lab)
"Device Design and Materials Optimization of Conformal Coating for Islets of Langerhans"
Authors: Alice A. Tomeia, Vita Manzolia, Christopher A. Fraker, Jaime Giraldo, Diana Velluto, Mejdi Najjar, Antonello Pileggi, R. Damaris Molano, Camillo Ricordi, Cherie L. Stabler, and Jeffrey A. Hubbell

The NIH-funded T90 training grant entitled "Innovation & Leadership in Engineering Technologies and Therapies (ILET2) for Diabetes Program" is designed to offer broad and in-depth cross-disciplinary research and educational opportunities to postdoctoral trainees working towards the next generation therapies for diabetes.

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB)

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Graduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
IBB
Status
  • Created By: Colly Mitchell
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 5, 2014 - 7:53am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:22pm