CTSI Seminar Series: Ultrasound technologies for tissue engineering

ultrasound-machineThe CTSI Seminar Series for Spring 2014 continues on Tuesday, March 4th with a presentation by Diane Dalecki, PhD and Denise Hocking, PhD. Drs. Dalecki and Hocking will be presenting their research in a seminar entitled “Ultrasound technologies for tissue engineering.” Research in the Hocking lab focuses on understanding the mechanisms by which the extracellular matrix protein, fibronectin, affects cell and tissue functions that are critical for wound repair. The Dalecki laboratory is dedicated to advancing the use of ultrasound in medicine and biology. To read more about the topic of their seminar, click here.

The theme of the Spring 2014 series is “Crossing Elmwood: River Campus-Medical Center Research Collaborations” and will showcase ongoing research collaborations between the University research community and the Medical Center. The series also aims to stimulate new research teams and areas of investigation capitalizing on the existing strength of faculty and programs. The Organizing Committee for the series includes Robert Holloway, MD, MPH, Peter Lennie, PhD, Rob Clark, PhD, Stephen Dewhurst, PhD, Karl Kieburtz, MD, MPH, David Williams, PhD, Richard Waugh, PhD,  and Joanna Olmsted, PhD.

The series takes place on Tuesdays from 12:15-1:15 pm in the Helen Wood Hall Auditorium. You can access the full schedule here. Lunch is provided. Please provide your own beverage. The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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