Georgia Tech's Cell and Tissue Engineering Training Grant is excited to announce the first ever Cell and Tissue Engineering Symposium! Join us for talks and a Q&A career panel from leaders in the biotechnology industry, a rapid-fire research competition, and a poster symposium. Open to all graduate student, postdoc, and undergraduate trainees to network with industry leaders, communicate your research and expand your career opportunities.

Confirmed Speakers

Zhi Li

Zhi Li, Ph.D.

Keynote Speaker

Associate Director, Bristol Myers Squibb

"Career Opportunities in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing"
Lina Maria Mancipe Castro

Lina Maria Mancipe Castro, Ph.D.

Senior Research Scientist, MiMedx

“Navigating Osteoarthritis Biology for the Development of Intra-articular Therapies” 
Louise Hecker

Louise Hecker, Ph.D.

Founder and CSO, Fibronox 
Associate Professor, Emory University

"Fibronox: Tales of an Academic Entrepreneur"
Casey Vantucci, Ph.D.

Casey Vantucci, Ph.D.

Laboratory Leadership Service Fellow, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

“From Materials Engineer to CDC Disease Detective”