Bioengineering and 3D Printing Techniques

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Bioengineering and 3D Printing Techniques

Presented by Luiz E. Bertassoni, DDS PhD, Associate Professor 2 CE Credits

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OHSU School of Dentistry 2730 South Moody Avenue Portland, OR 97201

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Dr. Luiz E. Bertassoni graduated with a DDS degree in Brazil, obtained a PhD in Biomaterials from University of Sydney, and two postdoctoral degrees in Bioengineering from University of California San Francisco, and the Division of Health Sciences and Technology at Harvard Medical School and MIT. Currently, Dr. Bertassoni is an Associate Professor at Oregon Health & Science University. He also holds appointments at the department of restorative dentistry, the OHSU Center for Regenerative Medicine, the Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Cancer Early Detection Advanced Research center (CEDAR) at the Knight Cancer Institute. Dr. Bertassoni leads a multidisciplinary research group working on various aspects of biomaterials and tissue engineering. His work has encompassed various aspects of micro-scale technologies and bioprinting for tissue regeneration; nanoscale structural and mechanical properties of mineralized tissues; and different aspects in the field of ‘organs-on-a-chip’. His research has been covered extensively in the media (Fox News, BBC, The Guardian, Fox Business,, Tech Crunch, etc) and some of his recent work was selected as one of the top 100 science stories of the year by Discover Magazine. Luiz has published over 50 research manuscripts, including research articles, reviews and book chapters, and is a recipient of 28 national and international awards. He serves as a reviewer for 45 peer reviewed international journals, is an editorial board member of other 6.

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