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44th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference (NEBEC) 2018

March 28, 2018 through March 30, 2018

12:00 PM-6:30 PM

The 44th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference (NEBEC) will be held at Drexel University this year! The conference will take place March 28–30, 2018 in the Papadakis Integrated Science Building (PISB) on Chestnut St & S 33rd St in Philadelphia, PA.


Wednesday, March 28

11:00 Registration Open
12:00–2:00 Neuroengineering Faculty Seminar
2:00–3:15 Undergraduate Design Poster Session I
3:15 – 3:45 Coffee Break
3:45 – 5:00 Undergraduate Design Poster Session II
5:00–6:30 Keynote – Start–Up Campus: How to Bring Your Scientific Discovery to a Successful Commercial Product
Panel Discussion – Entrepreneurship in Academia, Industry and the Clinic
Design Award Presentations
6:30–8:00 Networking Reception

Thursday, March 29

8:00 Registration Open
8:30–9:30 Parallel Research Sessions
1. Biomaterials/Biomimetic Materials
2. Biomedical Imaging and Image Processing
3. Immuno– and Neuroengineering
9:30–10:30 Research Poster Session I
10:30–11:15 Keynote – Lymphatic Vessels in Inflammation and Cancer: New Roles in Immune Regulation and Implications for Immunotherapy
11:15–1:15 Immunoengineering Faculty Seminar
1:15–2:30 Lunch
2:30–3:30 Parallel Research Sessions
4. Tissue Engineering/Functional Biomaterials
5. Computational Bioengineering
6. Pediatric Bioengineering
3:30–4:30 Research Poster Session II
4:30–6:30 Pediatric Bioengineering Symposium
– Flaura K. Winston, CHOP

Friday, March 30

8:00 Registration Open
8:30–9:30 Parallel Research Sessions
7. Biomechanics
8. Biomedical Sensors
9. Drug Delivery
9:30–9:45 Coffee Break
9:45–10:45 Parallel Research Sessions
10. Mechanobiology
11. Biomedical Devices
12. Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Engineering
10:45–11:00 Coffee Break
11:00–1:00 Mechanobiology Faculty Seminar
1:00–1:30 Research Award Presentations, Conference Adjournment

More Information

For more information please visit the official conference website.

Contact Information

Ken Barbee

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Papadakis Integrated Science Building (PISB) on Chestnut St & S 33rd St

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