Regenerative Medicine in the News...
McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine: 2015 Annual Scientific Retreat
The McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine held its 2015 Scientific Retreat March 8-10, 2015. The focus was on peer-to-peer networking, and the retreat provided many opportunities to explore collaborative endeavors with other researchers, participating guests, and external partners who are working to bring regenerative medicine technologies to clinical use.
CMU’s Biomedical Engineering Department to Create Heart Science Program
Carnegie Mellon University's Department of Biomedical Engineering has been awarded a grant from the American Heart Association to create a program to train undergraduate students to apply their biomedical engineering education to new technologies for clinical cardiovascular medicine. Keith Cook, PhD, associate professor of biomedical engineering at CMU is co-leading the initiative.
Badylak Lab Student Honored by Society for Biomaterials
Tim Keane is a graduate student in the Chemical Engineering Department at the University of Pittsburgh. His research projects are in the McGowan Institute of Regenerative Medicine laboratory of Stephen Badylak, DVM, PhD, MD. Mr. Keane’s paper entitled, “A Biomaterial Strategy for Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis,” has been nominated as an outstanding contribution to the Society for Biomaterials’ 2015 Annual Meeting.
Video: Introduction to the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Need an introduction to what exactly we do at the McGowan Institute? Here is a video that highlights some of our research and scientists.