Leary, James Francis

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Dr. James F. Leary is the School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM) Endowed Professor of Nanomedicine, Professor of Basic Medical Sciences and Biomedical Engineering, and the Scientific Director of the Bindley Bioscience Flow Cytometry and Cell Separation Facility at Purdue University. Dr. Leary received an SB in Aeronautics/Astronautics and an SB in Humanities from MIT, an MS in Physics from the University of New Hampshire, and a Ph.D. in Biophysics from Penn State University, and was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Los Alamos National Laboratory in Cytometry and Immunology. He was elected a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE), the international Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE), and the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES). Dr. Leary's research interests include high-throughput and BioMEMS cell analysis and separation technologies for genomics and proteomics (cytomics); high-speed imaging, laser ablation, and opto-injection technologies for stem cell engineering; and nanomedicine approaches to cancer diagnostics and therapeutics, antiviral therapies, and regenerative medicine.

For additional information, visit Dr. Leary's Purdue webpage: https://engineering.purdue.edu/BME/People/viewPersonById?resource_id=20336