2017 - 2018 SFB Board of Directors and Council

 

PRESIDENT:

David H. Kohn, PhD

University of Michigan
Dept. of Biologic & Materials Sciences
1011 N University Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1078
Work Phone: (734) 764-2206
Work Email: dhkohn@umich.edu

PRESIDENT-ELECT:

Andres J. Garcia, PhD

Georgia Institute of Technology
Mechanical Engineering
315 Ferst Dr
Rm 2310 Petit Biotechnology Bldg
Atlanta, GA 30332
Work Phone: (404) 894-9384
Work Email: andres.garcia@me.gatech.edu

SECRETARY/TREASURER:

Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert, PhD

The University of Texas at Austin
107 W Dean Keeton St. Stop C0800
BME 3.314
Austin, TX 78712
Work Phone: (512) 471-3604
Work Email: sakiyama@utexas.edu

SECRETARY/TREASURER-ELECT:

Elizabeth Cosgriff-Hernandez, PhD

Texas A&M University
Biomedical Engineering
3120 TAMU
5033 Emerging Technologies Building
College Station, TX 77843
Work Phone: (979) 845-1771
Work Email: cosgriff.hernandez@tamu.edu

MEMBER-AT-LARGE:

Helen H. Lu, PhD

Columbia University
Biomedical Engineering
1217 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10027
Work Phone: (212) 854-4071 
Work Email:  hhlu@columbia.edu
 

1ST PAST PRESIDENT:

Liisa T. Kuhn, PhD

University of Connecticut Health Center
Center for Biomaterials
263 Farmington Ave MC1615
Farmington, CT 06030-1615
Work Phone: (860) 679-3922
Work Email: lkuhn@uchc.edu

2ND PAST PRESIDENT:

Thomas Webster, PhD 

Northeastern University
Dept. of Chemical Engineering
313 Snell Engineering Center
360 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115
Work Phone: (617) 373-6585
Work Email: th.webster@northeastern.edu

SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS
REPRESENTATIVE:

Sarah E. Stabenfeldt, Phd

Arizona State University
School of Biological & Health Systems En
PO Box 879709
Tempe, AZ 85287-9709
Work Phone: (480) 965-8336
Work Email: sarah.stabenfeldt@asu.edu

 

2017 - 2018 OFFICERS

JBMR PART A EDITOR: 

James M. Anderson, MD, PhD

Case Western Reserve University
Dept. of Pathology
Wolstein Bldg., Room 5105
2103 Cornell Road
Cleveland, OH 44106
Work Phone: (216) 368-0279
Work Email: jma6@case.edu

JBMR PART B EDITOR:

Jeremy L. Gilbert, PhD

Syracuse University
Dept. of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering
Syracuse Biomaterials Institute
303C Bowne Hall
Syracuse, NY 13244
Work Phone: (315) 443-2105
Work Email: gilbert@ecs.syr.edu

BIOMATERIALS FORUM EDITOR:

Guigen Zhang, PhD

Clemson University
Dept. of Bioengineering
401 Rhodes Engineering Research Center
Clemson, SC 29634-0905
Work Phone: (864) 656-4262
Work Email: guigen@clemson.edu

WEB EDITOR:

Adam Ekenseair, PhD

Northeastern University
Chemical Engineering
360 Huntington Ave
313 SN
Boston, MA 02115
Work Phone: (617) 373-8742
Work Email: a.ekenseair@neu.edu

 

 

 

STANDING COMMITTEE 

CHAIRS

AWARDS, CEREMONIES,
AND NOMINATIONS COMMITTEE:

 

 

BYLAWS COMMITTEE:

 

 

DEVICES AND MATERIALS COMMITTEE:

 

 

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL
DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE:

 

 

FINANCE COMMITTEE:

 

 

 

LIAISON COMMITTEE:

 

 

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE:

 

 

PRESIDENTS ADVISORY COMMITTEE:

Liisa T. Kuhn, PhD

University of Connecticut Health Center
Center for Biomaterials
263 Farmington Ave MC1615
Farmington, CT 06030-1615
Work Phone: (860) 679-3922
Work Email: lkuhn@uchc.edu

PROGRAM COMMITTEE:

 

 

PUBLICATIONS COMMITTEE:

STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT:

Daniel Hachim, Ph.D.

McGowan Institute/University of Pittsburgh
450 Technology Drive, Suite 323.4
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Work Email: djh88@pitt.edu

 

 

 

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