The 3D Bioprinting Workshop is a day of lectures, discussions, and lab tours about the 3D printers that the Center for Engineering Complex Tissues has available. It took place on Friday, June 7, 2019 at the University of Maryland.

Course material included an introduction to Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (TERM), the 3D Printing Process, and example case studies. The half-day course consisted of lectures, discussions, demonstrations, and lab tours. 

Date: June 7, 2019

Time: 8:00 am - 12:30 pm 

Location: 3104 A. James Clark Hall; 3rd Floor Conference Room





8:00 am - 8:10 am

Introduction and Overview of the Workshop

Bhushan Mahadik

8:10 am - 8:40 am

A Brief Description of Tissue Engineering and Biofabrication Techniques

Bhushan Mahadik

8:40 am - 9:10 am

The 3D Printing Process: CAD Design to Final Post-processing

Bhushan Mahadik

9:10 am - 9:50 am

3D Bioprinting with Cells and Biomolecules: Opportunities and Limitations

Sarah Van Belleghem

9:50 am - 10:00 am


Cofffee and light refreshments provided

10:00 am - 10:40 am

Engineering Tissue-specific Architecture Via Novel Bioinks and Hybrid Printing Strategies

Sarah Van Belleghem

10:40 am - 11:20 am

Applications of Bioreactors in Tissue Engineering

Javier Navarro 

11:20 am - 12:00 pm

Lab Tours and Printer Demonstrations


12:00 pm - 12:20 pm

3D Printing Applications in Tissue Engineering – Designing the Next Steps

Bhushan Mahadik

12:20 pm - 12:30 pm

Wrap up