Rawan Al-kharboosh | Engineering Stem Cells
Rawan Al-kharboosh is a Ph.D. candidate with dual appointments in the Neurosciences and the Regenerative Sciences Training Programs at the Mayo Clinic. She graduated top of her class at Georgetown University’s Lombardi Cancer Center. In 2018, she was invited to speak at the 10th International Forum of NGOs with UNESCO. Her work helped acquire an Investigational New Drug (IND) from the FDA for a point-of-care device in clinical trials using stem cells for regeneration.
Rawan is currently using nanoparticles to engineer novel adipose-derived cellular applications for the intraoperative treatment of brain cancer and other pathologies of the CNS.