2022 Keynote Speaker
Wednesday, April 13 10-11 a.m. EDT
Watch the Recording [YouTube]
Team Work Makes the Dream Work: The Power of Collaboration in Biomedical Research
Kara Spiller, PhD '10, BS/MS '07
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems
Dr. Kara Spiller is an Associate Professor in Drexel University's School of Biomedical Engineering, Science, and Health Systems. Her research interests include the role of immune cells in tissue regeneration, the design of immunomodulatory biomaterials, and international engineering education. Her research is funded by the NIH, the NSF, and private foundations. Her awards include a Fulbright fellowship, the NSF CAREER award, and the United States nomination for the ASPIRE prize.
Dr. Spiller was the inaugural keynote speaker for the DEGS Conference back in 2017. We are pleased to have her return for its sixth year.