Conference Designing nanomaterials for biomedical applications

18 de December de 2017

The fourth conference of the Santander Biomedical Lectures program organized by IDIVAL, the University of Cantabria and IBBTEC will take place on the 21st of December. The session will be given by Luis M. Liz-Marzán and will be about “Engineering Nanomaterials for Biosensing and Bioimaging”.

Dr. Luis M. Liz-Marzán is Ikerbasque Professor and Scientific Director of the Center for Cooperative Research in Biomaterials – CIC biomaGUNE since 2012. He obtained a Ph. D. Degree in Chemistry from the University of Santiago de Compostela and carried out post-doctoral work at the Van’t Hoff Laboratory of Utrecht University (The Netherlands). He joined the University of Vigo in 1995, where he became Full Professor in 2006, and has been visiting professor at Tohoku University (2005), University of Michigan (2008), University of Melbourne (2010), University of Hamburg (2010), Max-Planck-Institute of Colloids and Interfaces (2011), and King Saud University (2014-2015). He received numerous research awards and honors, including an ERC Advanced Grant (2011-2016), and holds several editorial responsibilities.

The conference, that will take place on the 21st of December , will be open to the general public and it will be at Marques de Valdecilla University Hospital, Salon Tellez (Pavilion 16) at 8.15am.

Dr. Liz-Marzan will be in Santander throughout the day, to exchange experiences with members of the scientific and clinical community. Furthermore, he will visit the Research Centers of our community to talk with all the interested scientists.

Those professionals who would like to meet with Dr. Liz-Marzan during his stay can contact with the department at