International Young Investigator Award
“Franco Maria Montevecchi”

The International Young Investigator Award is dedicated to the figure of Professor Franco Maria Montevecchi, with the aim of promoting the dissemination of outstanding contributions of young investigators to the advancement in the field of Bioengineering.

18 December 2018 at 1.00 PM

INTERNATIONAL YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD "FRANCO MARIA MONTEVECCHI"

PROGRAMME

 

1.00 PM Welcome
Guido Saracco
Rector of Politecnico di Torino
Massimo Rossetto
Head of Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Politecnico di Torino

1.10 PM Presentation of the International Young Investigator Award "Franco Maria Montevecchi"
Alberto Audenino
Director of PolitoBlO Med Lab, Politecnico di Torino
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Politecnico di Torino

1.30 PM Keynote Lecture
"The role of hemodynamic changes on endothelial cell dysfunction"
Andrea Remuzzi
Head of Department of Biomedical Engineering, Mario Negri lnstitute for Pharmacological Research
Department of Management, lnformation and Production Engineering, University of Bergamo

2.00 PM Awarding of the Prize
Mila Bertinetti Montevecchi

2.10 PM Winner's Lecture
"Personalized computational hemodynamic simulations in cardiovascular diseases"
Muhammad Owais Khan
Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University