Derek Luong, PhD.

Research Scientist

Prior to joining Fesarius, Derek earned his Ph.D. in Polymer Science at The University of Akron in Akron, OH under the supervision of Dr. Matthew L. Becker. While at Akron, he developed novel biomaterials through the surface incorporation of biologics and preclinically evaluated these materials in cells and animals. Prior to Akron, Derek studied Chemistry at Clark University in Worcester, MA.