CMSRU Research Day: Advancing Research in Camden

October 02, 2018

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University


You are invited to attend a major, Rowan University-wide biomedical- and bioengineering-focused research symposium at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University in Camden, N.J., on Tuesday, October 2, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.*

This special event will bring together faculty and students interested in the biomedical sciences and bio-engineering to learn about research being performed across Rowan University and its three campuses in Camden, Glassboro and Stratford. The free event will include two nationally-renowned guest speakers and a poster session featuring the work of Rowan research scientists and students.

*If you are presenting a poster, you do NOT need to pre-register via this website. If you would like to submit an abstract for consideration, go to:


10 a.m. Arrival & Registration

10:30 a.m. Welcome & Greetings

11-Noon Morning Plenary Address

“The Challenge of Anticipating the Future in Biomedical Research”
Ross McKinney, MD,
Chief Scientific Officer
Association of American Medical Colleges

Noon -1:45 p.m. Poster Presentations and Lunch

Faculty and students from Rowan University’s colleges and schools will be on hand to present posters featuring their research in biomedical sciences and bioengineering.

1:45 p.m.-2:45 Afternoon Plenary Address

"Regenerative Engineering: A New Convergence Field"
Cato T. Laurencin, MD, PhD
University Professor
Albert and Wilda Van Dusen Distinguished Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Director, The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Center for Biomedical, Biological, Physical and Engineering Sciences
Director, The Institute for Regenerative Engineering
Chief Executive Officer, Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science
The University of Connecticut

2:45-3 p.m. Closing Remarks

3-4 p.m. Reception & Networking