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20 March 2018 | IET London: Savoy Place

About the speaker


Professor Rui L. Reis

Professor Rui L. Reis, PhD, DSc, Hon. Causa MD, FBSE, FTERM, member of NAE, is the Vice-President for R&D of University of Minho, Portugal, Director of the 3B’s Research Group and of the ICVS/3B´s Associate Laboratory of UMinho.

He is also the CEO of the European Institute of Excellence on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, the Global President of the Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS) and the Editor-in-chief of the Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (Wiley).

He is a recognised World expert, with 1010 published works listed on ISI Web of Knowledge (937 in Scopus and 1586 in Google Scholar) and more than 37 250 citations to his work, and around 35 patents, on biomaterials, natural origin polymers, tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, biomimetics and drug delivery.

He has been awarded many important international prizes, many of them for his contributions to the literature, and is the PI of projects with a budget totalizing more than 45 million Euros.

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