Esmaiel Jabbari completed his PhD at Purdue University and postdoctoral studies at Monsanto, Rice University, and Mayo Clinic. He is Director of Tissue Engineering and Drug Delivery Laboratory and Full Professor of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering at University of South Carolina. He received the Berton Rahn Award from AO Foundation in 2012 and the Stephen Milam Award from Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation in 2008. He was elected to the College of Fellows of AIMBE in 2013. He has published >230 peer-reviewed articles and >260 seminars. He serves as Academic Editor of PLOS ONE.