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3D Bioprinting: An Enabling Technology for Stem Cell Engineering

Shaochen Chen, Panel I: Engineering Microenvironments for Stem Cells

October 9, 2014
16 minutes
Shaochen Chen, Karen Christman


Shaochen Chen, Ph.D., Professor, NanoEngineering & Bioengineering; Co-Director, Biomaterials & Tissue Engineering Center, UC San Diego

Dr. Chen’s primary research interests include biomaterials and 3-D bioprinting, stem cell and regenerative medicine, tissue engineering and laser and nanomanufacturing. He has published over 100 papers in top journals. Among his numerous awards, Chen received the CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation, Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research and Edward Nagy New Investigator Award from the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). As an active member in his professional community, Chen is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, fellow of the International Society for Optics and Photonics and fellow of the International Society for NanoManufacturing.