Charlotte Biomedical Science and Engineering 2018 Symposium

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Join us for the Charlotte Biomedical Science and Engineering 2018 Symposium, hosted by the Center for Biomedical Engineering and Science (CBES) at The William States Lee College of Engineering, University of North Carolina Charlotte.

This symposium will feature speakers from Wake Forest Institute of Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM), Levine Cancer Institute, Cannon Research Center and OrthoCarolina Research Institute. Keynote speaker Anthony Atala, MD will present research activities at WFIRM.

Special topics include:

  • Translational regenerative medicine
  • Cancer diagnostics and personalized medicine
  • Cryopreservation of bioartificial tissues and organs
  • 3D organs and organs on a chip
  • Orthopedic regenerative medicine

Lunch will be provided, followed by topic breakout sessions and a graduate student poster competition.  

Established in 2005, CBES serves the Charlotte metropolitan area by providing the infrastructure to enable biomedical faculty, researchers, clinicians, practitioners, and students to collaborate on solving biomedical issues.


Symposium 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Poster Competition 3:30 - 5 p.m.


Complimentary parking will be provided adjacent to the Center City Campus. A guest parking permit is required in advance and will be emailed to registered participants along with parking details prior to the event.


Registration is required by Wednesday, April 18, 2018.

More Information

Email Nataly Tapper, CBES Business Manager


UNC Charlotte Center City
320 E 9th St.
Charlotte, NC 28202