Topic: Nature Biomedical Engineering as an Accelerator of Research for Improving Human Health
Speaker: Pep Pàmies, Chief Editor, Nature Biomedical Engineering
Date: September 5, 9:00 am
Venue：Conference Room 8, New Main Building
Biography of the Speaker：
Pep is leading the editorial team of Nature Biomedical Engineering. He was an editor for Nature Materials for more than 5 years, where he championed the biomaterials content, handling manuscripts and commissioning articles in a wide variety of subjects, including tissue engineering, medical imaging, regenerative medicine, cancer therapy and diagnostics. Previously, Pep conducted research in computational soft matter and biophysics at Chemistry Department of Columbia University in New York City, at the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces in Potsdam, and at the Atomic and Molecular Physics Institute in Amsterdam. Pep obtained a PhD in Chemical Engineering in December 2003 from Rovira i Virgili University in Catalonia, Spain.
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