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Nanotechnology in Biomedical Science

Nanotechnology in Biomedical Science

Two-day short course hosted by the Genes and Development Graduate Program. For a complete list of lectures and to register, please visit

Thursday, February 7

  9:00:  Opening Remarks
  9:10:  Keynote Address: Dr. Robert Curl, Rice University (Nobel Laureate)
10:30:  Michelle Khine, PhD, University of California, Irvine
11:30:  Paula Hammond, PhD, MIT
12:30:  Lunch Break
  1:30:  Jeffrey Tabor, PhD, Rice University
  2:30:  Technical Demonstration, Dr. Michelle Khine
3:45 - 5:45:  Hands-on Workshop for G&D Students Only

Friday, February 8

  9:00:  Keffrey Karp, PhD, Harvard
10:00  Nicholas Navin, PhD, MD Anderson
11:15:  Mehmet Yani, PhD, MIT
12:15:  Illustration of Equpment & Technical Video Demo, Dr. Yanik and Dr. Karp
12:45:  Panel Discussion on "Future Directions in Nanotechnology in Biomedical Science"

Date: 2/7/13 to 2/8/13
Time: 2/7/13, 9am to 2/8/13, 1:30pm
Location: Onstead Auditorium, Basic Science Research Building, Floor 3, near Elevator J, (S3.8012)
Format: Seminar/Conference
Facilitator: Dr. Gabor Balazsi
Sponsor: Dr. Elsa Flores
Contact: Elisabeth Lindheim - (713) 834-6352 -
  nanotech schedule.pdf (PDF, 81 KB)