MEDx Café

10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

An informal time to meet with MEDx leadership to learn more about MEDx, an initiative between the School of Medicine and Pratt School of Engineering, held every other week at NOSH (1st floor, Trent Semans Center) or Twinnie's (1st floor, FCIEMAS). For more information, contact Kelly Long.

There are no MEDx Café meetings currently scheduled. Please check back during the academic year.

Tuesday, May 29

Exosomes and Tissue Engineering: Developing Novel Therapies for Lung Disease

4:30 pm | Bryan Research 103 | Add to calendar »

Presenter: Thomas Petersen, M.D., Ph.D.

Thomas Petersen, M.D., Ph.D. is Vice President of Regenerative Medicine at United Therapeutics in Research Triangle Park, N.C. His team is developing cell- and tissue-based therapies for lung diseases with a particular focus on pulmonary hypertension and bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Dr. Petersen graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Princeton University with a BSE in Electrical Engineering and a certificate in Bioengineering. He then graduated from the Duke School of Medicine medical [...]