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Lonnie D. Shea, PhD

University of Michigan


Lonnie D. Shea, PhD


Nominees for this award must have made significant contributions to the literature on the science or technology of biomaterials. Dr. Shea has published over 168 papers in peer-review journals, and 11 book chapters in the biomaterials and tissue engineering fields. Professor Shea's awards and honors include the NSF New Century Scholar, NSF Career Award, and election as a Fellow to AIMBE in 2010. Several of his publications represent major advancements to the development of porous polymer scaffolds for gene delivery and tissue engineering.