Friday, October 2, 2020
10:30 a.m. PT - 1:00 p.m. PT
Entrepreneurship in Surface Science
Co-Chairs: Landon Nash, Shape Memory and Chris Jenney
10:30 a.m. Introduction
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. PT
Yi Chen, Nanoengineering, University of California-San Diego
Bob Hergenrother, Biocoat, Inc.
Kevin Chen, Medical Surface Inc.
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. PT
Session: Interface of biomaterials
Co-Chairs: Tim Bloomquist, IsurTec, Inc. and Abraham Joy, Polymer Science University of Akron
David Vachon, Iasis Molecular Sciences
Emma Garcia, IsurTec, Inc.
Chandru RamaSubramaniam, Medtronic Inc.
Friday, October 16, 2020
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. PT
Excellence in Biomaterials Science Award Winner
"Biomaterials and biotechnology: From the discovery of the first angiogenesis inhibitors to the development of controlled drug delivery systems and the foundation of tissue engineering."
11:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. PT
Create our signature cocktail/mocktail and join us for some networking live with attendees.
Passion for Change Passion Fruit Margarita
Combine in a cocktail shaker
1 oz. tequila
1 oz orange-flavored liqueur or triple sec
1 1/2 oz passion fruit nectar or puree
3/4 oz lime juice
3/4 oz simple syrup
Rub the rim of a glass with a lime wedge and dip the rim in salt. Combine all ingredients listed and shake well.
Pour into short glass filled with crushed ice.
Make it a mocktail by removing the tequilla and orange-flavored liqueur. Add 1 cup passion fruit juice or orange juice.
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. PT
Session: Drug delivery
Co-Chairs: Gaurav Sahay, Oregon State University and Joe Chinn, J Chinn LLC
Daniel Siegwart, Department of Biochemistry at UT Southwestern Medical Center
Yizhou Dong, College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University
Gaurav Sahay, College of Pharmacy, Oregon State University
Friday, October 23, 2020
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. PT
"A therapeutic device for treating COVID-19: The role of surface science."
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. PT
Elizabeth Cosgriff-Hernandez, The University of Texas at Austin
Joachim Kohn, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rutgers University
Lumei Liu, The Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.PT
Ted Heise, MED Institute
Joshua Schmidt, SenzaGen, Inc.
Mourad Rahi, American Preclinical Services