598 Salk Hall
3501 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Graduate Student Researcher
· Bucknell University, B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, 2004-2008
· University of Pittsburgh, Ph.D. Program, 2008- present
· TMJ Biomechanics and Biochemistry: Our goal is to develop ‘gold standard’ values for the properties of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) bone and fibrocartilage, for use in design and validation of TMJ tissue engineering.
· 3D Printing and Scaffold Design: Design and fabrication of biocompatible materials for use in TMJ tissue engineering.