Advanced bioprinting for tissue and tissue model fabrication
Instructor of Medicine, Associate Bioengineer, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Dr. Zhang received his Ph.D. from Georgia Institute of Technology in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering. He is currently an Instructor of Medicine and Associate Bioengineer at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and affiliated with Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology and Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University. Dr. Zhang’s research is focused on innovating medical engineering technologies to recreate functional biomimetic tissues, including 3D bioprinting, organs-on-chips, medical devices, biomedical imaging, and biosensing. He is actively collaborating with a multidisciplinary team encompassing biomedical, mechanical, electrical, and computer engineers as well as biologists and clinicians to ultimately translate these cutting-edge technologies into clinics. Beyond research, he enjoys nature-watching, traveling, and photography. More information can be found on his website.