llnl1There were eighteen attendees at the first UCD LLNL BME Collaboration meeting.  The UCD and LLNL presentations and laboratory tours revealed a wide bandwidth of opportunities for collaboration.

From top left: Laura Liptai, PhD UCD BME External Advisory Board and co-host; Erik Mukherjee, PhD LLNL Senior Biomedical Engineer; Whitney Cheung, PhD, UCD Office of Research; Angie Louie PhD, UCD BME;  Ghaleb Abdulla, PhD, LLNL Director of the Institute for Scientific Computing Research;  Simon Cherry, PhD, UCD BME and co-host; Sat Pannu PhD, Director of the Center of BioEngineering; Vivek Srinivasan, PhD, UCD BME; Alex Revzin, PhD, UCD BME;  Scott Simon PhD, UCD BME;  Scott Perfect, PhD, Chief Mechanical Engineer from the LLNL Engineering Directorate.

From bottom left:  John Knezovitch, PhD, Director of University Relations & Science Education;  Kyriacos Athanasiou, PhD, Chair Department of BioMedical Engineering; Katherine Ferrara, PhD, UCD BME; Beth McCormick, Engineering University Outreach Manger

Present, but not pictured above:  Enrique Lavernia, PhD, Dean, College of Engineering; Tingrui Pan, PhD, UCD BME;  Eduardo Silva, PhD, UCD BME; Anthony G. Passerini, PhD, UCD BME