Poster Presentations

  • Dominguez, J.; Warren, S.; Betancourt, T.* Assembly of Amyloid Nanostructures from Hybrid Peptide-Polymer Molecules. UTSA College of Sciences Research Conference, The University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, October 18, 2013.
  • Dominguez, J.‡; Warren, S.‡; Betancourt, T.* Assembly of Amyloid Nanostructures from Hybrid Peptide-Polymer Molecules. SACNAS Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, October 5, 2013.
  • Cantu, T.; Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T.* Organic Amphiphilic Nanostructures for Photothermal Ablation of Tumors. SACNAS Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, October 4, 2013.
  • Abdelrahman, K.; Danso, R.; Betancourt, T.* Developing “Nanogels” for Molecularly Triggered Drug Delivery. Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, September 28, 2013.
  • Beaven, K.; Navarro, R.S., Betancourt, T.* Synthesis of Hydrogels for 3-D Cell Culture via Copper Free Click Chemistry. Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, September 28, 2013.
  • Abdelrahman, K.; Danso, R.; Betancourt, T.* Developing “Nanogels” for Molecularly Triggered Drug Delivery. NSF CheMIE REU Poster Session, San Marcos, TX, August 8, 2013, 1st Place Winner.
  • Beaven, K.; Navarro, R.S., Betancourt, T.*  Hydrogel Synthesis via Click Chemistry for Cell Culture. NSF CheMIE REU Poster Session, San Marcos, TX, August 8, 2013. 2nd Place Honorable Mention.
  • Dominguez, J.; Warren, S.; Betancourt, T.* Nanostructure Assembly from Hybrid Peptide-Polymer Macromolecules. NSF PREM PI Meeting, Arlington, VA, May 20, 2013. 1stPlace Winner, Undergraduate Student Poster Session.
  • Cantu, T.; Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T.* Organic Nanostructures for Photothermal Ablation. NSF PREM PI Meeting, Arlington, VA, May 20, 2013.
  • Undergraduate Day at the Capitol, May 2013Dominguez, J.; Warren, S.; Betancourt, T.* ssembly ofAmyloid Nanostructures from Hybrid Peptide-Polymer Molecules. Texas Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol, Austin, TX, April 26, 2013.
  • Cantu, T.; Irvin, J.; Betancourt, T.* Organic Amphiphilic Nanostructures for hotothermal Ablation of Tumors. HSI Research Symposium, Texas tate University-San Marcos, San Marcos, hsi X, March 20, 2013.Best Poster Award in the “Hispanic Students Involved in Research” category.
  • Navarro, R., Betancourt, T.* Click-Chemistry Based Synthesis of Molecularly Responsive Biodegradable Scaffolds for Three-Dimensional Cell Culture. HSI Research Symposium, Texas State University-San Marcos, San Marcos, TX, March 20, 2013.
  • Dominguez, J., Warren, S., Betancourt, T.* Assembly of Amyloid Nanostructures from Hybrid Peptide-Polymer Molecules. HSI Research Symposium, Texas State University-San Marcos, San Marcos, TX, March 20, 2013.Best Poster Award in the “Research Funded Through HSI-Related Grants” category.
  • Marks, F. M.; Betancourt, T.* Target Responsive Hydrogel Particles for Molecularly-Controlled Drug Delivery. Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 25, 2012.
  • McFarland, J.; Betancourt, T.* Versatile Amphiphilic Branched Terpolymers for Applications in Nanobiomedicine. Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 26, 2012.
  • Marks, F.M.; Betancourt, T.* Hybrid DNA-Polymer Hydrogel Particles for Molecularly Triggered Drug Delivery. American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chicago, IL, October 17, 2012.
  • Richter, R.; Betancourt, T.* Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid)-b-poly(L-lysine)-g-poly(ethylene glycol): Synthesis and Self Assembly. UTSA College of Sciences Research Conference, The University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, October 5, 2012.UTSAeugenia
  • Hamon, C.; Barnes, E. Dominguez, J.; Oakland, D. Dorsey, C.; Hudnall, T.;  Betancourt, T.* Near Infrared Fluorescent Nanoparticles for Imaging of Cancer Cells. UTSA College of Sciences Research Conference, San Antonio, TX, October 5, 2012.
  • IMG_1115Hall, D.; Nguyen, L.; Marks, F.M.; Betancourt, T.*Responsive Hydrogel Particlesfor Molecularly Triggered Drug Delivery. UTSA College of Sciences ResearchConference, The University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, October 5, 2012.

‡ = undergraduate student

† = graduate student

underlined = presenter