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Paul Santerre

Biomedical Engineering

Professor J. Paul Santerre has published >150 peer reviewed publications and is a listed inventor on >55 patents in the area of polymers, biodegradation, surface modification and drug delivery. He is a co-founder of Interface Biologics Inc (formed in 2001 with medical technologies being sold and developed in Canada, Europe and the US) and currently the director for Physical Science Faculty in Techna at UHN/UoT. He has been appointed an International Fellow of Biomaterials Science and Engineering (FBSE) (2004), a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (2009), a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (2011), and a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (2013). He has received several awards for his innovation and industry related activity including the Julia Levy Award from the Canadian Society for Chemical Industry for translation of knowledge to product and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s Synergy Award in 2012.