Tejal Desai

Professor, bioengineering and therapeutic sciences, UC San Francisco
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Tejal Desai

Professor, bioengineering and therapeutic sciences, UC San Francisco

Biography

After receiving her undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering from Brown University, Tejal Desai earned a doctoral degree in bioengineering, under advisor Mauro Ferrari, from the University of California, Berkeley. She was a member of the faculty of Boston University with a joint appointment in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, and moved to UCSF’s Department of Physiology in 2005. Since 2009, she has been a professor in the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences in the UCSF School of Pharmacy.

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