Tracks and Subtracks

TRACKS:
BIOINFORMATICS, COMPUTATIONAL AND SYSTEMS BIOLOGY
BIOMANUFACTURING
BIOMATERIALS
BIOMECHANICS
BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING EDUCATION (BME)
BIOMEDICAL IMAGING AND INSTRUMENTATION
CANCER TECHNOLOGIES
CARDIOVASCULAR ENGINEERING
CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR BIOENGINEERING
DEVICE TECHNOLOGIES AND BIOMEDICAL ROBOTICS
DRUG DELIVERY
GLOBAL HEALTH TECHNOLOGIES - New Track!
NANO AND MICRO TECHNOLOGIES
NEURAL ENGINEERING
ORTHOPAEDIC AND REHABILITATION ENGINEERING
TECHNOLOGIES FOR EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES
TISSUE ENGINEERING
WOMEN’S HEALTH - New Track!
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH & DESIGN


TRACK: BIOINFORMATICS, COMPUTATIONAL AND SYSTEMS BIOLOGY

SUBTRACKS:
·   Analysis of Cell Signaling
·   Analysis of Multi-Cellular Systems
·   Machine Learning for Biomedical Applications
·   Models of Metabolism
·   Multiscale Computation Modeling
·   Novel Methods for Systems Biology
·   Omics Data: Methods, Modeling and Analysis
·   Single-Cell Measurements and Models
·   Precision and Predictive Medicine
·   Theory and Practice of Synthetic Biology
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: BIOMANUFACTURING
SUBTRACKS:
·   Biomaterials for Cell Manufacturing and Tissue Biofabrication
·   Bioprocess Monitoring and In-Line Sensing
·   Cellular Biomanufacturing
·   Cryopreservation in Biomanufacturing
·   Microphysiological Systems (MPS) Manufacturing
·   Molecular Biomanufacturing
·   Tissue and Organ Biomanufacturing
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: BIOMATERIALS
SUBTRACKS:
·   3D Printing and Advanced Biomaterial Manufacturing
·   Advances in Biomaterials Integration with Chips and Devices
·   Biomaterials for Immunoengineering
·   Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine
·   Biomaterials Scaffolds
·   Biomechanics of Biomaterials
·   Drug Delivering Biomaterials
·   Engineering the Stem Cell Microenvironment
·   Natural and Bioinspired Biomaterials
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: BIOMECHANICS
SUBTRACKS:
·   Biofluid Mechanics
·   Biomechanics in Cell and Tissue Engineering
·   Biomechanics of Rehabilitation/Injury
·   Cancer Mechanobiology
·   Cardiovascular Biomechanics
·   Cellular and Molecular Biomechanics: Mechanobiology
·   Computational and Multiscale Modeling in Biomechanics
·   Human Performance/Sports Biomechanics
·   Matrix Effects in Mechanobiology
·   Mechanics of the Respiratory System
·   Mechanobiology of Stem Cell Engineering
·   Neuromuscular and Brain Biomechanics
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING EDUCATION (BME)
SUBTRACKS:
·   ABET Program Criteria, Student Outcomes
·   Design and Curriculum
·   Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
·   Experiential Learning (Curricular and Co-Curricular)
·   Industry and Biomedical Engineering
·   K-12 Outreach
·   Mentorship
·   Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary Curriculum
·   Teaching, Learning, and Pedagogy
·   Other/Non-Specified

TRACK: BIOMEDICAL IMAGING AND INSTRUMENTATION
SUBTRACKS:
·   Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound and Therapeutic Ultrasound (US)
·   Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Applications (MRI)
·   Nuclear Medicine Imaging (PET/SPECT)
·   Optical and Spectroscopic Imaging, Microscopy, and Spectroscopy (Optics)
·   Photoacoustic Imaging (PA)
·   X-ray and Computed Tomographic Imaging (CT)
·   Endoscopy and Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
·   Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Microstructural Imaging
·   Imaging Cells, Molecules, and Genome
·   Imaging Tissue, Organs, and Physiological Systems
·   Imaging System Development & Emerging Imaging Technologies
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: CANCER TECHNOLOGIES
SUBTRACKS:
·   Cancer Cell Motility and Migration
·   Cancer Drug Delivery
·   Cancer Immunoengineering, Immunomodulation and Immunotherapy
·   Circulating Biomarkers: CTCs, Extracellular Vesicles and DNA
·   Computational Modeling of Cancer
·   Engineered Cancer Models for In Vitro Studies
·   Imaging Strategies in Cancer Detection, Diagnosis, and Prognosis
·   Molecular Profiling in Cancer
·   Metastasis, Dormancy & Treatment Response
·   Tumor Microenvironment
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: CARDIOVASCULAR ENGINEERING
SUBTRACKS:
·   Angiogenesis and Engineered Vascularization
·   Cardiac/Cardiovascular Regeneration and Stem Cells
·   Cardiovascular Tissue Engineering
·   Heart Valve Structure, Function, and Disease
·   Sickle Cell Disease
·   Thrombosis and Hemostasis
·   Hemodynamics and Vascular Mechanics
·   Cardiac Electrophysiology
·   Cardiovascular Biomechanics
·   Cardiovascular Devices
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR BIOENGINEERING
SUBTRACKS:
·   Cell Migration
·   Engineering and the Microbiome
·   Epigenetics and Chromatin Regulation
·   Gene Delivery and Genome Bioengineering
·   Reprogramming/Directed Differentiation in Stem Cell Engineering
·   Single-Cell Measurements and Models
·   Micro/Nano Tools in Molecular Biology (Genomics, Proteomics)
·   Molecular and Cellular ImmunoEngineering
·   Molecular Bioengineering
·   Molecular Imaging in Live Cells
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: DEVICE TECHNOLOGIES AND BIOMEDICAL ROBOTICS
SUBTRACKS:
·   Assistive Technology
·   Design and Control of Prostheses and Exoskeletons
·   Musculoskeletal Robotics and Biomechatronics in Rehabilitation
·   Interventional Devices and Robotics
·   Surgical Robotics
·   Biosensors
·   Implantable Sensors and Devices
·   Wearable Sensors and Devices
·   Neural Devices and Electronics
·   Point of Care / Mobile Devices
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: DRUG DELIVERY

SUBTRACKS:
·   Cancer Drug Delivery
·   Delivery Systems for Proteins and Vaccines
·   Drug Delivery for Immunomodulation and Immunotherapy
·   Nucleic Acid Delivery
·   Respiratory Drug Delivery
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: GLOBAL HEALTH TECHNOLOGIES
SUBTRACKS:
·   Automated technologies for use in developing countries
·   Industry Pathways into other countries
·   International collaborations on chronic disease
·   International collaborations on infectious disease
·   Nanotechnologies for Global Health Technologies and Systems
·   Social science collaborations across countries
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: NANO AND MICRO TECHNOLOGIES
SUBTRACKS:
·   Bioinspired/Biomimetic Micro/Nano Devices and Systems
·   Biomaterials Integration with Micro/Nano Chips and Devices
·   In Situ Tissue Regeneration via Micro/Nano Engineered Technologies
·   Micro/Nano Fluidic Engineering, Lab-on-Chip and Organ-on-Chip Systems
·   Micro/Nano Technologies in Molecular and Cellular Bioengineering, Medicine and Biology
·   Micro/Nano Tools for Precision Medicine
·   Molecular Sensors and Nanodevices for Diagnostics and Biomedical Imaging
·   Other / Non-specified (Implantable systems, flexible/wearable systems, 3D printing/bioprinting, tools to study and manipulate the microbiome, courses and training approaches, etc.)

TRACK: NEURAL ENGINEERING
SUBTRACKS:
·   Computational Neural Modeling
·   Glial Cell Engineering
·   Neural Decoding and Control
·   Neural Device Interfaces
·   Neural Disease and Injury: Modeling and Therapeutics
·   Neural Stem/Progenitor Cell Engineering
·   Neuroimaging
·   Neuromodulation: Brain and Spinal Cord Stimulation
·   Neuromodulation: Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
·   Neuro-regenerative Engineering
·   Neurorehabilitation
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: ORTHOPAEDIC AND REHABILITATION ENGINEERING
SUBTRACKS:
·   Musculoskeletal Stem Cell Engineering
·   Articular Cartilage, Meniscus and Joints
·   Rehabilitation Engineering
·   Spine and Intervertebral Disc
·   Bone
·   Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Engineering: Implant and Prosthetic Biomechanics
·   Orthopedic: Mechanobiology and Mechanotransduction
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: TECHNOLOGIES FOR EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES
SUBTRACKS:
·   Drug Delivery (vaccines, novel ways to deliver antivirals)
·   Modeling Spread of Contagion
·   Prevention
·   Rapid Detection
·   Sterilization
·   Systems Biology of Infectious Disease
·   Technology Advancements (3D Printing, Devices, etc.)
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: TISSUE ENGINEERING
SUBTRACKS:
·   3D Bioprinting and Patterning of Tissues
·   Biomechanics of Engineered Tissues
·   Developmental Biology and Morphogenesis of Engineered Tissues
·   Multi-Cellular Engineered Living Systems
·   Engineering Replacement Tissues
·   Gastrointestinal Stem Cell and Tissue Engineering
·   Gene and Drug Delivery to Engineered Tissues
·   Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering
·   Neural and Neurovascular Tissue Engineering
·   Stem Cells in Tissue Engineering and Disease Modeling
·   Organ-on-Chip for Regenerative Medicine
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: WOMEN’S HEALTH
SUBTRACKS:
·   Cancers of female organs
·   Endometriosis
·   Mechanics of Pregnancy and Delivery
·   Menopause related technologies
·   Oncofertility
·   Reproductive Health Technologies
·   Sex-related Differences in Chronic Diseases 
·   Other / Non-specified

TRACK: UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH & DESIGN
SUBTRACKS:
Submitters have the option to submit their abstract to any of the above tracks and subtracts