Laertis Ikonomou, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, (BUSM, BME)

Assistant Professor, (BUSM, BME)

  • Primary Appointment Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Education 2002 Ph.D. Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, Biochemical Engineering
    1995 Dipl. Eng. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki,Thessaloniki, Greece, Chemical Engineering
  • Additional Affiliations Boston University Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • Honors and Awards 2015-2016 Evans Junior Faculty Research Merit Award
    2013 BU candidate for the Pew Scholarship in Biomedical Sciences
    1999-2001 FRS (Special Research Fund) Fellowship, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    1997-1998 FDS (Scientific Development Fund) Fellowship, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    1989 1st place in University entrance examination, (Chemical Engineering), National Scholarship Foundation, Greece
  • Research Areas -Lung developmental biology
    -Lung Epithelial Lineage Specification
    -Development of new platforms for stem cell expansion and differentiation

Affiliation: Primary & Affiliated Faculty (BME)