Attendance at this safety orientation is mandatory for all researchers in Materials Science and Engineering (graduate students, post-docs, and research staff), including those who attended last year’s meeting. Please clear the time on your calendars now.
Participants must stay for the entire program, and have their participation officially documented, in order to retain the right to conduct research in our department.
The Don P. Giddens Inaugural Professorial Lecture series continues on Tuesday, Oct. 14 when Hai-Quan Mao, professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, presents “Designer Materials for Tissue and Therapeutic Engineering” from 3 to 5 p.m. in Gilman Hall 50. In his lecture, Mao chronicles several case studies about recent innovations in the development of polymeric nanomaterials to enhance stem cell expansion and differentiation and to improve gene medicine delivery.