Courtney M Dumont

Asst. Professor

Phone:
(305) 243-6142
Locator Code:
0621

 
About
Courtney Dumont received her PhD in Biomedical Engineering at Rensselaer in 2014 under the mentorship of Deanna Thompson while studying the effects of endothelial hemodynamics on neural stem cell fate, and her BS at Rensselaer in 2009. Dr. Dumont performed her postdoctoral research under the mentorship of Lonnie Shea at the Univeristy of Michigan, where she evaluated various gene therapy, stem cell, and biomaterial therapeutic options for spinal cord injury. Her teaching interests include tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.
Career

Education

2014Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
2011M.S. Biomedical Engineering Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
2009B.S. Biomedical Engineering Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Professional Experience

2018 - Assistant Professor, University of Miami
Research

Research Interests

Spinal cord repair, 3D bioprinting, stem cells, drug delivery and modular biomaterial strategies.