Mechanobiology Annual Symposium

 

SEPTEMBER 2018:  MECHANOBIOLOGY ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM

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The Singh Center for Nanotechnology is located on Penn’s campus at 3205 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19014

This international symposium is being organized by the Center for Engineering MechanoBiology with support from the National Science Foundation. The symposium will cover emerging issues in forces that control living systems in both plant and animal cells.   Invited speakers include:

  • Ovijit Chaudhuri, Stanford
  • Margaret Gardel, University of Chicago
  • Roger Kamm, MIT
  • Pakorn Tony Kanchanawong, MBI/NUS
  • John Lowengrub, UC Irvine
  • Iris Meier, OSU
  • Alex Mogilner, NYU
  • Gabriele Monshausen, Penn State
  • GV Shivashankar, MBI/NUS
  • Doris Wagner, UPenn
  • Yu-li Wang, CMU
  • Valerie Weaver, UCSF

There will be opportunities for poster presentations.  Please indicate your interest in presenting a poster in your registration.

Registration is now CLOSED.  Registration fee is $100 which includes meals and materials during the symposium.  Hotel accommodations are available at the Sheraton University City located at 3549 Chestnut Street (approximately 3 blocks from meeting location).

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A reduced rate of $189.00 per night is available only until August 11, 2018.