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Shelby Buffington
Graduate Researcher, Department of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering

shelby buffington Phone: 315.443.4748


Research: TBA

  • B.S. Biomedical Engineering, Track: Tissue Engineering and Biomaterials, May 2012, Texas A&M University, College Station TX, Minor: Neuroscience

  • NSF IGERT Fellowship August 2013

Professional Experience
  • Graduate Research Asst. 08/2013-present
  • Dow Intern, 01/2013-08/2013
  • Undergraduate Research Asst. 04/2011-09/2012

Refereed Presentations
  1. S. Buffington, B. Braun, M. Dees, presenting author "Process Rheometer Findings and Updates" Global Characterization at Dow Chemical, Freeport, TX July 2013
  2. S. Buffington, J. Holm, E. Cosgriff-Hernandez, "Characterizing Injectability and Progressing Toward Cell Encapsulation with a Highly Porous Bone Graft" SFB- Biomaterials Day, Houston, TX, July 27th

Other Presentations
  1. R. Moglia, J. Holm, S. Buffington, T. Touchet, E. Cosgriff-Hernandez, "Fabrication of Injectable and High Porosity PolyMIPE Scaffolds for Soft Tissue Regeneration" 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 7-11, 2013.
  2. J. Holm, R. Moglia, S. Buffington, D. Munoz-Pinto, M. Hahn, E. Cosgriff-Hernandez, "High Porosity PolyHIPEs as Injectable Bone Grafts," 2011 Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Hartford, CT, October 12-15, 2011.