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2018-10-15








 
Engineering Sciences

 Name   Kam W. Leong  
 Election Year2018
 Education

1973-1977: University of California, Santa Barbara, CA; B.S. in Chemical Engineering

1977-1982: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering (conferred in 1987)

 Professional
 Experience

1982-1986: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA; Research Associate in Applied Biological Sciences

1986-1991: Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

1991-1998: Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

1998-2006: Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

1998-2004: Program Director and Advisor to Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE), Singapore

1999-2006: Principal Investigator, Division of Johns Hopkins in Singapore

2006-2009: Principal Investigator, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore

2006-2009: Director, Bioengineering Initiative on Nanomedicine, Duke University

2006-2014: James B. Duke Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University

2014-Present: Samuel Y. Sheng Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University

2014-Present: Professor, Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University Medical Center

 Specialties

Biomaterials; Nanomedicine; Gene Editing; Tissue Engineering

 Awards and
 Honors

1994: Young Investigator Research Achievement Award, Controlled Release Society

1996-2001: Capsugel Award on Innovative Controlled Release Research, Controlled Release Society

2006: Best Manuscript Award of Acta Biomaterialia

2006-2013: Distinguished Visiting Professor, National University of Singapore

2007: Jorge Heller Best Manuscript Award of Journal of Controlled Release

2007-2014: James B. Duke Professorship, Duke University (only one in the School of Engineering)

2010: Stansell Family Distinguished Research Award, Duke University

2012: Clemson Award for Applied Research, Society for Biomaterials

2013: Member, National Academy of Engineering, USA

2013: Member, National Academy of Inventors, USA

2014: Distinguished Scientist Award, International Journal of Nanomedicine

2014-Present: Samuel Y. Sheng Professorship, Columbia University

2015: Savio L-Y. Woo Distinguished Lectureship, World Association for Chinese Biomedical Engineers

2016: President Fellowship for Distinguished Scientist, Chinese Academy of Sciences

2017: Lifetime Achievement Award, Chinese American Society of Nanotechnology & Nanomedicine


 Current
 Positions

Samuel Y. Sheng Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University

Professor, Department of Systems Biology, Columbia University Medical Center

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