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Jeffrey Michael Karp, PhD
Bioengineer, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Medicine
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Research Location: 65 Lansdowne Street

Phone: (617) 817-9174
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Research Narrative:


Massachusetts Institute of Technology (with Bob Langer), 2004-2007, Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Toronto, 2004, PhD
McGill University, 1999, BEng

2011 Society For Biomaterials Young Investigator Award
2008 TR35 – Recognized as one of the world’s top innovators under age 35, Technology Review-MIT
2010 Coulter Foundation Translational Young Investigator Award
2013 Elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering's College of Fellows
2011 Champion in Healthcare, “Innovator” by Boston Business Journal
2010 HST McMahon Mentoring award– top mentor among all faculty who mentor Harvard/MIT students
2009 Gecko Adhesive Technology selected by Popular Mechanics Top 10 Next Medical Breakthrough