Speakers

First

Last

Credentials

 

Title

Institute

session title

Handan

Acar

PhD

 

Assistant Professor OU Peggy and Charles Stephenson School of Biomedical Engineering

University of Oklahoma

 

Darrin

Akins

PhD

 

Associate Dean for Research, College of Medicine

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

 

Daniel G.

Anderson

PhD

 

Professor, Dept of Chemical Engineering

MIT, Institute for Medical Engineering and Science
Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences & Technology
David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Delivery systems for In vivo genome editing and cell therapy

Julia E.

Babensee

PhD

 

Associate Professor
Wallace H. Coulter Dept. of Biomedical Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University

Immunomodulation strategies using biomaterials

Wei

Chen

PhD

 

Professor and Dean of College of Mathematics and Science

University of Central Oklahoma

 

Kun

Cheng

PhD

 

Professor, School of Pharmacy

University of Missouri – Kansas City

Development of IKBKE siRNA nanocomplex for the treatment of triple negative breast

Ian

Corbin

MSc, PhD

 

Associate Professor Advanced Imaging Research Center, Internal Medicine Digestive and Liver Disease

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

“A Novel Nanomedicine Strategy for Combating Liver Cancer”

Yizhou

Dong

PhD

 

Associate Professor, Division of Pharmaceutics and Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy

The Ohio State University

Development of nanomaterials for mRNA therapeutics and genome editing

Agata

Exner

PhD

 

Professor of Radiology, Department of Radiology

Case Western Reserve University

Big Insights from Tiny Bubbles: Exploring the possibilities of nanoscale
ultrasound contrast agents in cancer molecular imaging

Ashish

Ghosh

 

 

   

Wei

Guo

PhD

 

Professor, Department of Biology

University of Pennsylvania

“Exosomal PD-L1 in immune suppression and prediction of patient response to anti-PD-1 therapy”

Bethany

Hannafon

 

 

Assistant Professor of Research

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

 

Ali

Khademhosseini

PhD

 

Professor of Bioengineering Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

UCLA

Nano-and Microfabricated Hydrogels for Regenerative Engineering

Sunil

Krishnan

MD

 

Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

Mayo Clinic Florida

Nano-Oncology

Julia

Ljubimova

MD PhD

 

Director of Nanomedicine Research Center
Department of Neurosurgery

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Nano immunotherapeutics for delivery of check point inhibitors to activate tumor local immune system

Melissa

Lokugamage

PhD student

 

Biomedical Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology

 

Lacey

McNally

 

 

 

OU Norman School of Biomedical Engineering

 

Tamara

Minko

PhD

 

Distinguish Professor and Chair

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey

Nanotechnology Approach for Targeted Inhalation Therapy of Lung Cancer

Debabrata

Mukhopadhyay

PhD

 

Research Chair, Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Biomedical Engineering

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

Implications of carbon nanoparticles for potential biosensors and therapeutic applications

Fabbri

Muller

MD PhD

 

Associate Professor, co-leader Cancer Biology Program, Scientific Lead, Micro – and Nano – Scale Cancer Therapeutics Initiative

University of Hawai’i Cancer Center,
University of Hawai’I at Manoa

“Extracellular RNAs orchestrate the biology of the Tumor Microenvironment”.

Deepak

Nagrath

PhD

 

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering

University of Michigan

 

Jim

Omel

MD

 

Cancer Research Advocate

 

 “A Clinician’s Journey from Physician to Patient to Survivor to Cancer Research Advocate”.

Rajagopal

Ramesh

PhD

 

Professor of Pathology
Jim and Christy Everest Endowed Chair in Cancer Developmental Therapeutics
Co-Program Leader, Preclinical Translational Cancer Research
Co-Director, Nanomedicine Program
Director, Small Animal Bioluminescence Imaging Core
Chair, Fellowship Training and Mentoring Program in Pathology
Oklahoma TSET Cancer Research Scholar
Member, NCI-Designated Stephenson Cancer Center
Stanton L. Young Biomedical Research Center

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

 

C.V.

Rao

PhD

 

Professor, Department of Medicine Hematology/Oncology

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

 

Vincent

Rotello

PhD

 

University Distinguished Professor
Charles A. Goessmann Professor of Chemistry

Department of Chemistry,

University of Massachusetts

Breaching the toughest barrier: Cytosolic delivery of proteins, nucleic acids and Cas9 protein/CRISPR machinery in vitro and in vivo

Aliasger

Salem

PhD

 

Department of

University of Iowa, College of Pharmacy

Bighley Chair and Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Paul

Shapiro

PhD

 

Professor & Chair, Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of Maryland – Baltimore

Function-Selective Kinase Inhibitors: Targeting Outside the Catalytic Domain

Jamie

Spangler

PhD

 

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

John Hopkins University

Molecular engineering approaches for cancer immunotherapy

Akhil

Srivastava

PhD

 

Assistant Professor, Research

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

 

Sripathi

Sureban

PhD

 

Assistant Professor of Research, Medicine Gastroenterology

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

 

James

Tomasek

PhD

 

Vice President for Research

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

 

Andrew

Tsourkas

PhD

 

Professor and Undergraduate Chair
Co-Director, Center for Targeted Therapeutics and Translational Nanomedicine
Co-Director, Chemical and Nanoparticle Synthesis Core,
Department of Bioengineering

University of Pennsylvania

Theranostic agents for cancer therapy: combining image guidance with photodynamic and sonodynamic therapy

Ting

Xu

PhD

 

Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Chemistry

University of California, Berkley

Rational Design of Sub-20 nm Nanocarrier: EPR or Not

Qiaobing

Xu

PhD

 

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Tufts University

Engineering Lipid Nanoparticles for Gene Editing

 

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