The Schedule

Day 2

Monday - June 12, 2023

9:00am - 5:00pm

Delivery Systems
Morning Moderators: Daniel Cohn; Qiaobing Xu
Afternoon Moderators: Rui Reis; Jinjun Shi

Breakfast Buffet (Ballroom Lobby)
7:30am - 9:00am

9:00am - 12:00pm
Morning Session


9:00am - 9:30am
Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, USA
Hyaluronan-Based Nucleic Acid Delivery Systems

9:30am - 10:00am
Daniel Anderson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Nucleic Acid Delivery Systems for RNA Therapy and Genome Editing

10:00am - 10:30am  
Debra Auguste, Northeastern University, USA
Chemical and Mechanical Insights into Targeted Drug Delivery

10:30am - 11:00am
Marcelo Calderon, University of the Basque Country, Spain
Breaking the Barrier - Efficient Topical Drug Delivery Using Responsive Polymers

11:00am - 11:30am
Rebecca Carrier, Northeastern Universityl, USA
Hydrogels for Delivering Cells to the Degenerating Retina

11:30am - 11:50am
Victus Kordorwu, Northeastern University, USA
Making Dissolution More Biorelevant; How Intestinal Mucus is Advancing Our Understanding of Supersaturated Drug Formulations

 Lunch & Poster Session (Harbor's Edge Room)

2:00pm - 5:00pm
Afternoon Session


1:10pm - 1:30pm
Jennifer Khirallah, Tufts University, USA
Hyaluronan-Based Nucleic Acid Delivery Systems

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Mariam Cherri, Free University of Berlin, Germany
Biodegradable Polyglycerol Sulfates: An Intrinsic Targeted Delivery System for Tumor & Inflammatory Therapy

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Daniel Kohane, Harvard University, USA
Polymeric Systems for Prolonged & On-demand Drug Delivery

2:30pm - 3:00pm
Vincent Rotello, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
Polymer and Biopolymer Materials for Treatment of Biofilm Infections

3:00pm - 3:30pm
Giovanni Traverso, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Materials, Devices for GI Applications

3:30pm - 4:00pm
Jinjun Shi, Harvard University, USA
RNA-Nanomedicine for Cancer Immunotherapy & Beyond

4:00pm - 4:30pm
Martina Stenzel, University of New South Wales Sydney, Australia
Sweet and Small: Glycopolymers are Bioactive Drug Carriers

4:30pm - 5:00pm
Patricia Dankers, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands
Supramolecular Biomaterials – From Fundamental Understanding to Biomedical Application