Guillermo Ameer Receives Key to Panama City, Panama

Northwestern Engineering's Guillermo Ameer, was presented the Key to Panama City, Panama, by Vice Mayor Raisa Banfield recently.
Ameer, the Daniel Hale Williams Professor of Biomedical Engineering with the McCormick School of Engineering, was in his hometown to attend at APANAC 2018, the XVIII Congreso Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia, the nation's premier science conference, according to a university article.

He also serves as a professor of surgery at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, and he is the director of the Center for Advanced Regenerative Engineering (CARE).

His research interests include biomaterials, regenerative engineering for heart, blood vessels, bone, bladder, ligaments, and skin, along with smart patient-specific medical devices, additive manufacturing of biomedical devices, controlled drug delivery, and nanotechnology for improved therapeutics and diagnostics.

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