The Santerre lab engages in multidisciplinary, dynamic, and exciting research encompassing the fields of polymer synthesis, biomaterial design, tissue engineering, and drug delivery. With a focus on technologies with potential clinical impact, the ultimate goal of the lab's members and their research is to generate biomaterials innovation to benefit the clinic, the biomedical engineering industry, and society. Learn more about the research being done in the lab here.
News from the Lab
Meghan, Mike L and Jennifer led an interactive workshop on biomaterials for iBEAM, a biomedical engineering outreach program for middle school students.
Santerre Lab members Michael Lagowski, Eric Tawagi, and Xiaoqing Zhang will be going to Winnipeg to present at the 2017 Canadian Biomaterials Society annual meeting.
Yasaman Delaviz and Meghan Wright travelled to Minneapolis, Minnesota to take part in the Society for Biomaterials annual conference last week.
Congratulations to past summer student Jonathan Yu for winning first place for his poster at the Dentistry Research Day!
Dr. Paul Santerre was a recipient of the 2016-2017 Connaught Innovation Award for ReFilx, a biodegradable breast tissue filler product.
The new cardiac patch project made possible by the interdisciplinary Translational Biology and Engineering Program (TBEP) has gained attention from the University of Toronto community.