is a lecture series sponsored the Wisconsin Alumni Association® and the WAA: Brown County Chapter
that connects UW faculty and Badgers in in the Green Bay area. Join us to hear more about groundbreaking research in a wide range of disciplines by some of the UW’s top thinkers.Upcoming Alumni Café sessions:
Wednesday, November 20 at 7 p.m.
UW-Madison Professor William L. Murphy will be at the Brown County Library in Green Bay on Wednesday, November 20. His lecture, titled “The Future Stems from the UW,” will begin at 7:00 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session. Light refreshments will be served.
Murphy is the Harvey D. Spangler Professor of Engineering and a co-director of the Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center. His work includes developing biomaterials for stem cell research. Specifically, Murphy uses biomaterials to define stem cell microenvironments and develop new approaches for drug delivery and gene therapy. His lab also uses bio-inspired approaches to address a variety of regenerative medicine challenges, including stem-cell differentiation, tissue regeneration and controlled drug delivery. Murphy has published more than 100 scientific manuscripts and filed more than 20 patent applications.
The Brown County Library is located at 515 Pine Street, Green Bay, WI, 54301.REGISTER HERE!