Stevens Receives NIH Director’s New Innovator Award

October 06, 2016 in Research

Kelly Stevens, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering and Pathology, has received an NIH Director's New Innovator Award in support of her work to develop new technologies to assemble artifical human tissues from stem cells, and then remotely control these tissues after implantation in a patient.  The New Innovator Award supports exceptionally creative new investigators with highly innovative research ideas at an early stage of their career, with the potential for unusually high impact in the areas of biomedical and behavioral science. 

More information about the award and Dr. Stevens' research can be found here.