Seminars and Colloquia

Date

Speaker

Company

Title

Topic

09/27/2017

Mark Powers Thermofisher Scientific Senior Director of R&D

Development of Tools and Technologies for Cell Systems Research: A Workflow-Based Approach

10/25/2017 Nicole Moore Northwestern University Director, Office for Research Development Alternative Career Paths for PhD Scientists: Government and Research Development
11/29/2017 Dana Andersen Genentech Vice President, Technical Development Project & Portfolio Management Perspectives on a Career in Therapeutic Biologics Process Development – Where We’ve Been and Challenges & Opportunities for the Future
01/24/2018 Amar Sawhney Ocular Therapeutix Executive Chairman

A Tale of Two Companies

02/15/2018 Tejal Desai University of California, San Francisco Professor and Chair of the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences Modulating the Therapeutic Microenvironment using Nanostructured Biomaterials
04/04/2018 Ahmad Khalil Boston University Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Associate Director, Biological Design Center
Biotechnology in the Age of Synthetic Biology
04/11/2018 Amy Herr University of California, Berkeley Professor of Bioengineering Designing Next-Generation Precision Cytometry Tools
04/18/2018 Marc Horner ANSYS, Inc. Technical Lead, Healthcare

Computational Modeling in the Biopharmaceutical Industry: A Digital Journey from Drug Manufacturing to Drug Delivery

04/25/2018 Christi McDowell-Patterson Spark Therapeutics Upstream Process Development Lead Recent Advances and Challenges: 1st U.S. Approval of a Gene Therapy for an Inherited Disease
05/02/2018 Kristala Jones Prather MIT Professor of Chemical Engineering At the intersection of Metabolic Engineering and Synthetic Biology
05/09/2018 Luis A. N. Amaral Northwestern University Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering A Survey of Computational Approaches in Biology
05/16/2018 David Peritt Sigilon, Inc. Chief Technology Officer Cell Therapy Manufacturing
05/23/2018 Allison Berke The Good Food Institute Academic Research Advisor Biomedical Methods for Scalable Clean Meat Production
05/30/2018 Larissa Wenning Merck Senior Principal Scientist, Quantitative Pharmacology and Pharmacometrics Application of quantitative pharmacology and pharmacometrics to development of drugs to treat infectious disease
06/06/2018 Chetan Goudar Amgen Executive Director of Process Development Biomedical Methods for Scalable Clean Meat Production