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Adamo

Adamo, Joan

  • Director, Regulatory Support Services, CTSI

Interests: Regulatory Science; guidance for researchers who are planning studies regulated by the FDA

Ajay Anand

Anand, Ajay

  • Associate Professor of Data Science
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Deputy Director, Georgen Institute of Data Science

Interests: Ultrasound signal processing; Model-based parameter estimation; Novel clinical ultrasound imaging techniques; Biomedical data analytics

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Danielle Benoit

Benoit, Danielle

  • William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Therapeutic Biomaterials

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Patricia R. Batchelor Chess, M.D.

Chess, Patricia

  • Professor of Pediatrics, Neonatology
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Interests: Effects of strain on pulmonary epithelium

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David Dean

Dean, David

  • Professor of Pediatrics, Neonatology
    Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Gene Therapy

Greg DeAngelis

DeAngelis, Greg

  • George Eastman Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
    Professor of Neuroscience
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor, Center for Visual Science

Interests: Visual neuroscience; Multi-sensory integration; Neural coding; Linking neurons to perception

Ian Dickerson

Dickerson, Ian

  • Associate Professor of Neuroscience
    Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology

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Interests: Carbon Nanotube-Mediated Gene Transfer; Neuropeptide Signal Transduction; Protein-Protein Interactions

Vikram S. Dogra, M.B.B.S.

Dogra, Vikram

  • Professor of Imaging Sciences
    Professor of Urology

Interests: Photoacoustic imaging for medical diagnosis ; Application of high resolution ultrasound for bladder tumor detection and follow-up; High intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) for hemostasis

Andrew Dylag

Dylag, Andrew

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Dziorny

Dziorny, Adam

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Flax, Jonathan

  • Research Assistant Professor of Urology
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Ben Frisch

Frisch, Benjamin J.

  • Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Interests: The role of inflammation in bone marrow microenvironmental dysfunction; interactions of myelogenous leukemia with the bone marrow microenvironment; in vitro modeling of the bone marrow microenvironment

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Gildner

Gildner, Candace

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Angela Glading, Ph.D.

Glading, Angela

  • Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Role of cell-cell contact in regulating cellular function in both the normal and disease state

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Mohammad Mehrmohammadi

Mehrmohammadi, Mohammad

  • Associate Professor of Imaging Sciences
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: The primary focus of the PURE lab at the University of Rochester is to develop novel, hybrid, and ultrasound-based diagnostic methods, and define the clinical utility of the developed technologies as it applies to detection, diagnosis, and therapy of various pathologies.

William H. Merigan, Ph.D.

Merigan, William

  • Professor of Ophthalmology
    Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
    Professor, Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Imaging the function of retinal neurons using calcium indicators; Evaluating vision restoration by optogenetics, stem cells or gene therapy

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Mesfin, Addisu

  • Professor of Orthopaedics
    Professor of Public Health Sciences
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Neurosurgery
Meyer

Meyer, Anne

  • Associate Professor of Biology
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Synthetic biology; 3D printing of bacteria; engineering of bacteria to produce biomaterials; survival strategies of bacteria; organization of bacterial DNA

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Mix, Doran

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Elastographic-based imaging of AAA; Fenestrated endograft

Moore

Moore, Duncan T.

  • Rudolf and Hilda Kingslake Professor in Optical Engineering Science
    Professor of Optics
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Business Administration

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Interests: Optical Engineering; Lens Design & Manufacturing; Gradient-Index Optics

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Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., D.M.Sc.

Nedergaard, Maiken

  • Professor of Neurology, Center for Translational Neuromedicine
    Professor of Neurosurgery
  • Co-Director, Center for Translational Neuromedicine

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Interests: The basic biology of glial cells in the CNS and the role of astrocytes in several neurological diseases, including stroke, spinal cord injury, epilepsy, tremor, and ALS. Research is aimed at defining new strategies for the treatment of neurological diseases that target astrocytic dysfunction

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Perucchio

Perucchio, Renato

  • Professor of Mechanical Engineering
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering
    Program Director, Archaeology, Technology, and Historical Structures

Interests: Optical Engineering; Lens Design & Manufacturing; Gradient-Index Optics

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Romanski

Romanski, Lizabeth

  • Associate Professor of Neuroscience
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Understanding how social communication information is processed, integrated and remembered in the brain

Deborah J. Rubens, M.D.

Rubens, Deborah

  • Professor of Imaging Sciences
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Vice Chair, Faculty and Professional Development, Department of Imaging Sciences

Interests: Ultrasound sonoelasticity; 3-dimensional imaging; Contrast agents

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Prof. Schallek

Schallek, Jesse B.

  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
    Associate Professor of Neuroscience
    Associate Professor, Center for Visual Science

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Laura Slane

Slane, Laura

  • Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
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Small, Eric M.

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology

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Stone, Jonathan J.

  • Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Wu, Chia-Lung

  • Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Bioengineering, cellular biology, next-generation sequencing techniques and genome editing tools

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Yao, Zhenqiang

  • Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
    Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor or Dentistry

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Interests: Basic and translational studies of musculoskeletal diseases and breast cancer

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Yeh, Shu-Chi

  • Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology

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Interests: Intravital imaging-based approaches for direct visualization, quantification, and molecular profiling of the local regulatory machineries that harbor the skeletal, hematopoietic, and malignant stem cells