Laboratory of Nanomedicine
Frank Alexis

Frank Alexis, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
Department of Bioengineering
Clemson University

Office: 203 Rhodes Annex
Clemson University
Clemson, SC 29634

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Phone: 864-656-5003

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Postdoctoral Fellow/Affiliate, Targeted Polymeric Nanoparticle
Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts Institute of

Postdoctoral fellow, Drug and Gene Delivery
Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, Singapore

PhD., Material Science
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Professional Experience

Clemson University, 2015-present, Associate Professor of Bioengineering

Nanyang Technological University, 2015-present, Visiting Associate Professor, School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering

Clemson University, 2009-present, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2006-2009, Research Associate, Department of Health Science and Technology.

Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 2006-2009, PostdocFellow, Laboratory of Biomaterials and Nanomedicine
Consulting Experience

Stericoat Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts (2008), assisted for the development of novel implant coatings.

LEK Consulting, Los Angeles, California (2014), assisted for providing insights drug delivery technologies.

Polymed Inc., Clemson, South Carolina (2015-), assisting for the development of novel drug delivery product.

Dr. Alexis finished his Ph.D. in Materials Science in 2003 from the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. He then worked as a Postdoc Fellow at the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology in Singapore. In 2006 he worked as a postdoc in Prof. Robert Langer’s lab at the Center of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence at MIT and in Dr Omid Farokhzad’s lab at Brigham’s Women’s Hospital in Boston. In 2009 Dr. Alexis started the Nanomedicine lab at Clemson University, working to develop novel drug delivery systems.

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