UCL Faculty of Medical Sciences


VIRTUAL EVENT: Could 3D printing revolutionise our healthcare?

19 April 2022, 5:00 pm–6:00 pm

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This lecture will discuss how 3D printing has transformed the healthcare industry.

This event is free.

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Kate Thomas & Dr Nephtali Marina-Gonzalez – Faculty of Medical Sciences

In this lecture, Dr Deepak Kalaskar will address how 3D printing is having a transformational effect on the healthcare industry. What are the opportunities and challenges offered by this exciting technology?

This fascinating talk will also provide you with an insight into UCL's latest research in design and development of personalized devices, implants and bioprinted tissues.

This lecture will be followed by a Q&A with our speaker.

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About the Speaker

Deepak Kalaskar

Associate Professor of Bioengineering at UCL

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Dr Kalaskar is director of the postgraduate MSc course in Burns, Plastic and Reconstructive surgery at UCL. Prior to his role at UCL, he worked as a Research and Development Scientist with the German multinational company, BASF coatings Pvt Ltd. Due to his interests in biological coatings; he pursued a PhD in the field of Biomedical Materials from the University of Manchester.