2020 - 2021 SFB Board of Directors and Council

 

PRESIDENT:

Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert, PhD
The University of Texas at Austin

 

PRESIDENT-ELECT:

Guigen Zhang, PhD
University of Kentucky

 

SECRETARY/TREASURER:

Elizabeth Cosgriff-Hernandez, PhD
The University of Texas at Austin

 

SECRETARY/TREASURER-ELECT:

Sarah E. Stabenfeldt, PhD
Arizona State University

 

MEMBER-AT-LARGE:

Joyce Wong, PhD
University of Florida

 

1ST PAST PRESIDENT:

Horst von Recum, PhD
Case Western Reserve University

 

 

2ND PAST PRESIDENT:

Andres J. Garcia, PhD
Georgia Institute of Technology

 

SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS
REPRESENTATIVE:

Danielle Benoit, PhD
University of Rochester

 

 

2020 - 2021 OFFICERS AND COMMITTEE CHAIRS

JBMR PART A EDITOR: 

James M. Anderson, MD, PhD
Case Western Reserve University

 

JBMR PART B EDITOR:

Jeremy L. Gilbert, PhD
Clemson University

 

BIOMATERIALS FORUM EDITOR:

Roger Narayan, MD, PhD
NCSU and UNC-Chapel Hill

 

WEB EDITOR:

Antonio Merolli, MD, FBSE
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

 

AWARDS, CEREMONIES,
AND NOMINATIONS COMMITTEE:

David H. Kohn, PhD
University of Michigan

 

BYLAWS COMMITTEE:

Ashley Carson Brown, PhD
NCSU and UNC-Chapel Hill

 

DIVERSITY, EQUITY, & INCLUSION
COMMITTEE:

Edward A Botchwey, PhD
Georgia Tech/Emory University

 

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL
DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE:

Thomas Dziubla, PhD
University of Kentucky

FINANCE COMMITTEE:

Sarah E. Stabenfeldt, PhD
Arizona State University

 

INDUSTRIAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE:

SuPing Lyu, PhD
Medtronic Inc.

 

LIAISON COMMITTEE:

Bingyn Li, PhD
West Virginia University

 

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE:

C. LaShan Simpson, PhD
Mississippi State University

 

PRESIDENTS ADVISORY COMMITTEE:

Horst von Recum, PhD
Case Western Reserve University

 

PROGRAM COMMITTEE
2021 Annual Meeting (CO-CHAIR):

Guillermo Ameer, ScD
Northwestern University

PROGRAM COMMITTEE
2021 Annual Meeting(CO-CHAIR):

Kristine M. Kieswetter, PhD
3M

PROGRAM COMMITTEE
SFB/JSB Joint Symposium (CO-CHAIR):

Elizabeth Cosgriff-Hernandez, PhD
​The University of Texas at Austin

 

PROGRAM COMMITTEE 
SFB/JSB ​Joint Symposium (CO-CHAIR)
:

Nicholas P. Ziats, PhD
Case Western Reserve University

PUBLICATIONS COMMITTEE:

Jan P. Stegemann, PhD
University of Michigan

STUDENT CHAPTER PRESIDENT:

Deanna Bousalis
University of Florida

   

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Dr. Laurencin is the first surgeon in history to be elected to the National Academy of Engineering, the National Academy of Medicine, the National Academy of Sciences, and the National Academy of Inventors