The day's schedule is:
Langer, professor, bioengineering & environmental health,
MIT - tissue engineering.
Craighead, professor, applied engineering & physics,
Cornell University - nanotechnology.
Rubinsky, professor, mechanical engineering, UC Berkeley
Naughton, Advanced Tissue Sciences, Inc. - tissue replacement
David Saloner, professor, radiology, UC San Francisco
- blood flow technology.
Nerem, professor, mechanical engineering, Georgia Tech
symposium culminates at 4:15 p.m. with a panel discussion
featuring key leaders from industry and government addressing
"Bioengineering in the 21st Century." Panelists include
Lester John Lloyd, chair of the Bioengineering Industrial
Advisory Board; John Couch, DoubleTwist, Inc.; Kurt
Petersen, Cepheid; Shankar Sastry, a bioengineering
professor on leave from UC Berkeley while serving with
the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency in Washington,
D.C.; and Michael Viola, National Institutes of Health.