Congratulations to Dr. Gelson J. Pagan Diaz and Dr. Ghazal Naseri Kousehgarani of UIUC!

Two former EBICS trainees graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in May 2020.

Gelson J. Pagan Diaz (Bashir lab) and Ghazal Naseri Kouzehgarani (Gillette lab) successfully defended their Ph.D. work in spring semester 2020.  Gelson’s dissertation title is:  “Biofabrication of Muscular and Neuronal in Vitro Tissue for Multi-Cellular Engineered Living Systems”.  Ghazal’s dissertation title is:  “Structural and Functional Heterogeneity of Cells in the Rat Hippocampus”.

Congratulations to Drs. Naseri Kouzehgarani and Pagan Diaz!