Mwangi Wins Best Presentation Award at 2011 North Carolina Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Conference

Timothy Mwangi, Ph.D. candidate in BME, won a best presentation award at the 2011 North Carolina Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Society meeting on Friday, November 4th.  Tim's paper was titled "Silk Fibroin Microparticles for Intra-articular Drug Delivery of Curcumin," which represents a collaboration with Tufts professor, David Kaplan, and Duke orthopaedic surgeon, Brian Mata. The meeting was hosted by Wake Forest University this year with over 220 attendees, many coming from Duke.