Regenerative Medicine Utrecht

Events

5 June 2018
16:30
David de Wied Building

Shrike Zhang, PhD

“Microphysiological Systems for Emulating Human Tissues and Diseases'”

Shrike Zhang, PhD
Instructor of Medicine Associate Bioengineer
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Cambridge, USA
Host: prof.dr. Roos Masereeuw

Biography
Dr Zhang received a B.Eng. in Biomedical Engineering from Southeast University
Nanjing) in 2009, after which he then came to the US and obtained a M.S. in
Biomedical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis (2011) and a PhD
IN Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University
School of Medicine (2013), both with Prof. Younan Xia. Dr Zhang then pursued
postdoctoral training in Prof. Ali Khademhosseini’s group at Brigham and Women’s
Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and
Technologies, and Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering.
He currently holds a faculty position of Instructor of Medicine and Associate
Bioengineer at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School. His
research interests include organ-on-a-chip, 3D bioprinting, biomaterials,
regenerative engineering, biomedical imaging, biosensing nanomedicine, and
developmental biology.
His scientific contribution have been recognized by >30 international, national and
regional awards. He has been invited to deliver >40 lectures worldwide and has
served as reviewer for >300 manuscripts for >30 journals. He is serving as Editorin-
Chief for Microphysiological Systems. He is also on the Editorial Board of
Bioprinting and on Advisory Panel of Nanotechnology.
As leisure, he enjoys bird- and nature-watching, traveling, photography and novel
technology.
More on Shrike Zhang group: https://www.shrikezhang.com/team.html