Current Student Chapters

 

 

Carnegie Mellon University

Chapter Officers

President:  Jaci Bliley - blileyjm@gmail.com
Treasurer:  Santiago Carrasquilla - scarrasq@andrew.cmu.edu
Bylaws Chair:  Neeha Dev Arun - narun@andrew.cmu.edu

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Case Western Reserve University

Chapter Officers

President: Nadia Ayat - nra21@case.edu
Vice President: Andrew Schilb - als241@case.edu
 

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City College of New York

Chapter Officers

President:  Nada Haq-Siddiqi - nhaqsiddiqi@gmail.com
Vice President:  Mykel Greene - mykg50@gmail.com
Treasurer:  Elizabeth Mansfield - lmansfield1@gmail.com
Secretary:  Kristifor Sunderic - ksunderic@gmail.com

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Clemson University

Chapter Officers

President: Adam Kirn - akirn@clemson.edu
Vice President: Duong Nguyen - duongn@clemson.edu
Secretary: Beau Inskeep - binskee@clemson.edu
Treasurer: Yogender Gowtham - YGOWTHA@clemson.edu

Links

University Page: www.clemson.edu
Department Page: www.clemson.edu/ces/departments/bioe/
Our Society Website: www.clemson.orgsync.com/org/cbs

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Columbia University

Chapter Officers

President:  Brendan Roach - blr2138@columbia.edu
Vice President:  Amy Silverstein - ams2396@columbia.edu
Treasurer:  Danielle Bogdanowicz - drb2157@columbia.edu

Secretary:  Dovina Qu - dq2119@columbia.edu

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Georgia Institute of Technology

Chapter Officers

President:  Fabrice Bernard - fbernard@gatech.edu
Vice President:  Lauren Miller Sestito - lmiller78@gatech.edu
Secretary/Treasurer:  Nicholas Beskid - nbeskid3@gatech.edu
Biomaterials Day Co-Chair: Lina Castro - lmmc6@gatech.edu
Biomaterials Day Co-Chair: Ryan Ackman - rackman3@gatech.edu
Outreach Chair: Hannah Viola - Hannah.viola@gatech.edu  

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Johns Hopkins University

Chapter Officers

President: Scotty McGaugh - smcgaug2@jhu.edu
Co-President: Dante Navarro - dnavarr3@jhu.edu
Secretary: Brad Parsons - bparso10@jhu.edu
Treasurer: Michael Ainsworth - mainswo3@jhu.edu
External Communications Chair: Kisha Patel - kpatel74@jhu.edu
External Communications Chair: Michael Ian - mian4@jhu.edu
Internal Communications Chair: Bowen Chen - bchen45@jhu.edu

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North Carolina Agriculture and Technical State University

Chapter Officers

Founding President:  Nava P. Rijal - nprijal@aggies.ncat.edu
Vice President (President-Elect):  Udhab Adhikari - uadhikar@aggies.ncat.edu
Secretary/Treasurer:  Erika Johnson - ejohn135@uncc.edu
Secretary/Treasurer-Elect - Liu Lumei - llumei@aggies.ncat.edu
Bylaws Chair:  Paul McGhee - prmcghee@aggies.ncat.edu
Outreach Coordinator:  Shalil Khanal - skhanal@aggies.ncat.edu

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North Carolina State University

Chapter Officers

Advisor:  Martin W. King - martin_king@ncsu.edu
President:  Yihan Huang - yhuang38@ncsu.edu
Vice President: Daniel Chester - dcheste@ncsu.edu
Treasurer:  Monica Deshpande - mdeshpa3@ncsu.edu
Secretary:  Yu Xie - yxie3@ncsu.edu

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Northeastern University

Chapter Officers

President:  Benjamin Geilich - geilich.b@husky.neu.edu
Vice President:  Daniel Hickey - hickey.da@husky.neu.edu
Secretary/Treasurer:  Michelle Stolzoff - stolzoff.m@husky.neu.edu

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Rutgers University

Chapter Officers

President:  Jarrod Cohen - cohenj@dls.rutgers.edu
Secretary:  Mariana Noguera de Lima - limam@dls.rutgers.edu
Bylaws Chair:  Stephanie Fung - fungs@dls.rutgers.edu

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Syracuse University

Chapter Officers

President:  Rafael Ramos - rramos02@syr.edu
Vice President: Sang Won Lee - slee155@syr.edu
Treasurer:  Sweta Roy - sroy103@syr.edu 
Secretary: Zhaowei Jiang  - zjiang@syr.edu  
PR Chair: Michelle Elise Pede - mpede@syr.edu 

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Texas A&M University

Chapter Officers

President: Scott Herting - smherting@tamu.edu
Vice President: Grace Fletcher - gracekfletch@tamu.edu
Treasurer: Bryan Ngo - bryanngo921@tamu.edu
Journal Club Coordinator: Sam Holt - seholt2@tamu.edu
Outreach Coordinators: Ashley Tucker - ashtuck589@tamu.edu; Natalia Fabela - natalia.fabela@tamu.edu
Webmaster/Historian: Mike Frassica - mikefrassica@tamu.edu

Website: sfb.tamu.edu

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The Pennsylvania State University

Chapter Officers

President:  Kazim Kerim Moncal - kkmoncal@gmail.com
Vice-President:  Qiyao (Kara) Li - liqiyao729@gmail.com 
Secretary:  Kevin Powers Godzik - kevingodzik.edu@gmail.com

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University of California, Davis

Chapter Officers

Advisor: Kent Leach, PhD - jkleach@ucdavis.edu
President:  Amir Bolandparvaz - amirbp2002@gmail.com
Vice President (President-Elect): Riley Allen - rpaallen@ucdavis.edu
Secretary/Treasurer:  Noah Pacifici - njpacifici@ucdavis.edu
Secretary/Treasurer-Elect: Kevin Campbell - ktcampbe@ucdavis.edu
Biomaterials Chair: Dustin Hadley - djhadley@ucdavis.edu
Publicity Chair: Marcus Deloney - madeloney@ucdavis.edu
Bylaws Chair: Rian Harriman - rmharriman@ucdavis.edu

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University of California, Riverside 

Chapter Officers

President:  Wensen Jiang - wjian005@ucr.edu
Committee Chairman: Chaoxing Zhang - czhan028@ucr.edu
Secretary/Treasurer:  Jiajia Lin - jlin071@ucr.edu

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University of Central Florida

Chapter Officers

President:  Ryan Newell - Ryan.Newell@knights.ucf.edu
Secretary/Treasurer:  Zi Wang - WangZ1012@knights.ucf.edu
Vice President:  Isabel Arias - IArias@knights.ucf.edu

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University of Cincinnati

Chapter Officers

President:  Nava P. Rijal, PhD - rijalnp@mail.uc.edu
Vice President (President-Elect):  Rigwed Tatu, PhD - taturr@mail.uc.edu
Secretary:  Ashley Okon, MS - okonal@mail.uc.edu 
Treasurer:  Shobit K. Jain, MS - jainso@mail.uc.edu  

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University of Florida

Chapter Officers

President: Cary Kuliasha - ckuliasha@ufl.edu
Vice-President: Alex Collins - acollins3@ufl.edu
Treasurer: Teddy Li - teddyli13@ufl.edu
Secretary: Maggie Fettis - mfettis@ufl.edu
BEC Rep: Camilla Edwards - camilla1010@ufl.edu
Historian: Shanna Smith - shannamsmith@ufl.edu
Webmaster: Luigi Ricard - luigiricard@ufl.edu

Website: www.uflbiomaterials.org

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University of Kansas

Chapter Officers

President:  Mackenzie Bloom - m310b795@ku.edu
Vice President:  Eva Mohr - e293c843@ku.edu
PR Coordinator:  Annie Lynne - lynn@ku.edu
Bylaws Chair:  Jaejoon Shin - j384s357@ku.edu
Treasurer:  Josh Wu - j295w301@ku.edu

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University of Kentucky

Chapter Officers

President: Nicholas Kohrs - nko226@uky.edu
Vice President: Amir Najarzadeh - ahnaja2@gmail.com
Treasurer: Alex Chen - alexander.chen@uky.edu

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University of Maryland College Park

Chapter Officers

Advisor: John P. Fisher, PhD 
President: Connor Hall 
Vice President: Niall Cope 
Treasurer: Max Hakun 
Webmaster, Secretary, and Bylaws Chair: James Shamul
Contact the Student Chapter: sfbumcp@gmail.com

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University of Memphis

Chapter Officers

President: Kasyap Cherukuri - kchrkri1@memphis.edu
Vice-President: Omar Yunis - otyunis@memphis.edu
Secretary/ESC Representative:  Kaya Bayani - mbayani@memphis.edu
Treasurer: Lydia Ross - lross4@memphis.edu
Social Outreach Chair: Landon Choi - lchoi@memphis.edu
Graduate Student Liaison: Blass Watson - abwatson@memphis.edu
Club Outreach Chair: Brandico Barr - bbarr1@memphis.edu

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University of Michigan

Chapter Officers

President:  Daniel Clough - dwclough@umich.edu
Vice President: Grace  Bushnell - ggb@umich.edu
Treasurer:  James Day - dayjr@umich.edu
Industry Chair: Emine S. Turali-Emre - esumeyra@umich.edu

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University of Pittsburgh

Chapter Officers

Advisors: Bryan Brown, PhD, Shilpa Sant, PhD, William Wagner, PhD, Cecelia Yates, PhD
President: Benjamin Schilling
Vice-President: Alexis Nolfi
Bylaws Chair: Andrea Schilling
Business Manager and Secretary: Aimon Iftikhar 
Contact the Student Chapter: pittsocietyforbiomaterials@gmail.com 

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University of Rochester

Chapter Officers

President: Maureen Newman - maureen.r.newman@gmail.com
Vice President:  Yuchen Wang - stellawang91@gmail.com

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University of South Dakota

Chapter Officers

President:  Yangxi Liu - Yangxi.Liu@coyotes.usd.edu
Secretary/Treasurer: Mariah Hoffman - Mariah.Hoffman@coyotes.usd.edu
Bylaws Chair: Jordan Kuiper - Jordan.Kuiper@usd.edu
Biomaterials/Outreach Committee Coordinator:  Eric Steven Sandhurst - Eric.Sandhurst@coyotes.usd.edu
Biomaterials/Outreach Committee Member:  Hanna Sanyour - Hanna.Sanyour@coyotes.usd.edu

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University of Texas at Austin

Chapter Officers

President:  Katerina Ha - hajeney@gmail.com  
VP External Affairs:  Tess Hellebrekers - tessh@utexas.edu  
VP Internal Affairs:  Zhonghao Cui - zhjcui@gmail.com  
VP Finance:  Ally Willauer - a.willauer@utexas.edu  

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University of Texas at El Paso

Chapter Officers

President: Shweta Anil Kumar - sanilkumar@miners.utep.edu
Secretary: Mikael Garcia - magarcia39@miners.utep.edu
Treasurer: Israel Martinez - imartinez6@miners.utep.edu

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The University of Washington

Chapter Officers

President:  Marvin Mecwan - mmecwan@uw.edu
Vice President:  Razieh Khalifehzadeh - rk35@uw.edu
Secretary:  Anna Blakney - anna.blakney@gmail.com

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The University of Wisconsin-Madison

Chapter Officers

President:  Joseph Vecchi - jvecc218@gmail.com
Secretary/Treasurer:  Emily Olszewski - olszewski2@wisc.edu
Bylaws Chair:  Jillian Johnson - jkjohnson23@wisc.edu
 
 

Vanderbilt University

Chapter Officers

President: Taylor Kavanaugh - taylor.kavanaugh@vanderbilt.edu
Vice President:  Samantha Sarett - samantha.sarett@vanderbilt.edu
Secretary:  Frances Knight - frances.c.knight@vanderbilt.edu
Treasurer:  Madison McEnery - madison.a.mcenery@vanderbilt.edu

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