Together with some of the “giants” of the field, we have been awarded 24 M dollars to develop a biomaterials-based therapy after spinal cord injury. Learn more about the work in this article and also in this video.

Adan Moallemi and Nadine Truter, our summer undergraduate students, won the second place in the best poster presentation of the Faculty of Medicine Multidisciplinary Research Program in Medicine (MRPM) at the 2021 Student Research Conference. Watch their outstanding presentation here (they are the last presenters of the session). Congratulations, Nadine and Adan!

Congratulations to our summer undergraduate student, Nadine Truter, for winning the best oral presentation award of the 2021 UBC Centre for Blood Research/School of Biomedical Engineering symposium! We are proud of you, Nadine!

Watch the presentations of our four summer undergradaute students in alphabetical order of the first names here: Adan Moallemi, Alexander Golab, Max Arensualt, Nadine Truter. Only 3 months of work so far in our lab that is just getting furnished! Kudos, everyone!

Our PhD student, Shahriar Shalileh has won the 2021 UBC four year fellowship – one of the highest UBC-granted honors awarded to incoming PhD students. Congratulations, Shahriar!

Read Dr. Dena Shahriari’s interview with Neuropsyched to learn about her advice for students, postdocs and the future drivers of science and innovation here.

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Dr. Dena Shahriari is giving a seminar at the Next Generation Devices for Nanoelectronics and Biotechnology course at MIT on Apr 21, 2021. Register to virtually attend the talk here.

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Dr. Dena Shahriari is invited to give a seminar at the Neurotech at Stanford University on Feb 17, 2021.

Dr. Dena Shahriari’s follow up TEDx talk interview is posted by TEDx Beacon Street.

The Bionic Network website is available online here.

Dr. Dena Shahriari is giving an invited talk at PITTCON in March 2021 now held virtually.

Dr. Dena Shahriari is invited as a Research Breakout Session speaker at the Biotechnology and Bioengineering Conference 2020 at the University of Waterloo on November 21, 2020 now held virtually.

The BioAugmentative Interfaces Laboratory is starting at UBC in January 2021!

Dena Shahriari’s TEDx Talk on ” Transcending Disability…Toward a Cure for Spinal Cord Injury” is posted. Right before her seminar at SBME/ICORD. Somethings are just meant to be…!