Wilkes University


Seminar Hosted by Pharmaceutical Sciences

Please join us for a seminar hosted by the Pharmaceutical Sciences Department on January 24 from 11 a.m. – noon in Cohen 103. Lukasz Witek, M.Sci., Ph.D. will present "3D Printing:  Craniomaxillofacial and Orthopedic Application."

Dr. Lukasz Witek is  a postdoctoral research fellow, adjunct professor and lab director of the materials and testing laboratory with the Department of Biomaterials at New York University.  He conducts research on dental and orthopedic materials and focuses on using 3D printers to print custom scaffolds for bone regeneration.  Dr. Witek obtained a B.S. in Biology from Temple University and M.S. in biomaterials and biomimetics from NYU.  He earned a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from Oklahoma State University, receiving the Jean and Robert Schuetz Distinguished Graduate Fellowship in 2014.  Dr. Witek has authored and co-authored over 25 publications in biomaterials.