Featured speaker and symposium chair

Ali Khademhosseini, Harvard University / Brigham and Women’s Hospital, MA, USA

Ali KhademhosseiniAli Khademhosseini is a Professor at Harvard-MIT's Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Wyss Institute of Biologically Inspired Engineering, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School.  His laboratory is developing bioinspired approaches for generating tissue-like structures as well as fabricating combinatorial biomaterials for regenerative medicine applications. He has been cited over 23,000 times and has an H-index of 80. Dr. Khademhosseini has received over 30 major national and international awards and Technology Review Magazine named him as one of the "Top Young Innovators" (TR35). He received his Ph.D. in bioengineering from MIT (2005), and MASc (2001) and BASc (1999) degrees from University of Toronto both in chemical engineering.