Laura E. Edsberg, Ph.D.

Director, Natural and Health Sciences Research Center
Director of the Center for Wound Healing Research
Assistant Professor of Biology


  • Ph.D., Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, S.U.N.Y. Buffalo
  • M.S., Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, S.U.N.Y. Buffalo
  • B.S., College of Engineering and College of Agriculture & Life Sciences, Cornell University

Research Interests

  • Wound healing
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Temporomandibular joint disorders
  • Mechanical and microstructural properties of tissue

Teaching Activities

  • Biomaterials
  • IND 101
  • Senior Seminar
  • Junior SeminarGeneral Biology
  • General Physics
  • Natural Science Research Projects

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