Mark R. Appleford, Ph.D.

Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Mark R. Appleford, Ph.D.

Teaching

  • Tissue-Biomaterial Interactions;
  • Cellular Engineering;
  • Tissue Engineering;
  • Biocompatibility

Research Interests

  • Protein signaling of mechanotransduction in bone cells
  • Bone reconstruction following osteosarcoma and severe trauma
  • Investigation of angiogenesis applied to tissue engineering strategies
  • Experimental and theoretical mechanical behavior of orthopedic implants and tissue-material hybrids

Degrees

  • B.S. California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
  • M.S. California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
  • Ph.D. University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Honors and Awards

Presentations

Grants, Patents and Clinical Trials

Publications