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|2013||American Association for the Advancement of Science Mentoring Award|
|2013||Technology Innovation and Development Award of the Society for Biomaterials|
|2013||Dean’s Distinguished Lecturer University of Colorado Medical Center|
|2012||Elizabeth Hurlock Beckman Award for Mentoring|
|2012||Pirkey Distinguished Lecturer in Chemical Engineering, University of Texasat Austin|
|2012||Basore Distinguished Lecturer, Auburn University|
|2012||Selected in the list of Prominent African-Americans “Poised to Make a Big Difference in the United States and the World by MSNBC|
|2012||Distinguished Speakers Series at the University of California Riverside|
|2012||National Geographic Magazine selected Laurencin’s work in Regenerative Medicine among the “100 Scientific Discoveries That Changed the World”.|
|2012||10th Alvin Crawford Mentoring Award, The J. Robert Gladden Orthopaedic Society (JRGOS)|
|2012||Chair, Board of Directors for the W. Montague Cobb/National MedicalAssociation (COBB) Health Institute|
|2012||Keynote Speaker, Second International Conference on Nanotechnology, Kochi, India|
|2012||Interviewed by Fox 61 as part of its series, “Black History is Everyone’s History”, celebrating African-American achievements in Connecticut|
|2012||Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership Award, Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
|2011||Elected, African Academy of Sciences|
|2011||Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)|
|2011||Designated as one of the two University Professors at the University of Connecticut|
|2011||Elected to the National Academy of Engineering|
|2010||Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring, presented by President Barack Obama|
|2010||Elected Fellow of the Biomedical Engineering Society|
|2009||Named one of the 100 engineers of the Modern Era by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers at its Centennial Celebration|
|2009||Pierre Galletti Award (highest honor) from the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering|
|2007||Who’s Who in Engineering Higher Education, Academic Keys|
|2007||“SciAm 50” award 50 highest scientific achievements of 2007 by the Scientific American Magazine|
|2007||Robert A. Bland Award, College of Engineering, University of Virginia|
|2006||Clemson Award for Contribution to Biomaterials Literature by the society for biomaterials|
|2006||Nicolas Andry Award by the American Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons for Significant Achievements in Orthopaedic Surgery|
|2006||America’s Top Surgeons|
|2005, 2004||Americas’ Top Doctors|
|2004||Elected to National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine|
|2004||Who’s Who in America|
|2002||William Grimes Award, American Institute of Chemical Engineers|
|2002||Distinguished Professor Designation Bestowed, Drexel University|
|1999||Elected International Fellow in Biomaterial Science and Engineering|
|1999||Profiled by IEEE in “Scientists of the Millennium” Series|
|1998||Distinguished Alumni Award, Princeton University|
|1997||Elected Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons|
|1995||Presidential Faculty Fellow Award, The National Science Foundation|
|1992||Who’s Who in Engineering and Science|
|1987||Robinson Memorial Prize for Surgery|
|1984-1987||Hugh Hampton Young Memorial Prize, MIT|
Laurencin CT, Nair LS. The Quest toward Limb Regeneration: A regenerative engineering approach. Regenerative Biomaterials: 123-125 (2016)
Kuyinu EL, Narayanan G, Nair LS, Laurencin CT. Animal models of osteoarthritis: classification, update, and measurement of outcomes. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research. 11:1-27 (2016).
Narayanan G, Vernekar V, Kuyinu E, Laurencin CT. Poly (Lactic Acid)-Based Biomaterials for Orthopaedic Regenerative Engineering. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. (2016; in press)
VN. Vernekar, R. James, K.J. Smith, and C.T. Laurencin, Nanotechnology Applications in Stem Cell Science for Regenerative Engineering, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 16, 1-16 (2016).
V.N. Vernekar, K.J. Smith, and C.T. Laurencin, Nanotechnology Approaches to Regenerative Engineering, in Biomaterials & Nanotechnology for Tissue Engineering, S. Swaminathan, S.A. Shankar, and U. Krishnan Editors, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. (2016; in press).
Laurencin CT, Nair LS. Regenerative Engineering. Approaches to Limb regeneration and other grand challenges. Regenerative Engineering and Translational Medicine, 1: 1-3 (2015)
Jiang T, Carbone EJ, Lo WH, Laurencin CT. Electrospinning of polymer nanofibers for tissue regeneration. Progress in Polymer Science 46: 1-24 (2015).
R. Kasir, V.N. Vernekar, and C.T. Laurencin, Regenerative Engineering of Cartilage Using Adipose Derived Stem Cells, Regenerative Engineering and Translational Medicine, 1, 42-49 (2015).
James, R; Laurencin, CT. Regenerative engineering and bionic limbs. Rare Metals Feb; 34(3): 143-155 (2015).
Bagshaw, K.I., Hanenbaum, C.I., Carbone, E.J., Lo, K. Laurencin, C.T., Walker, J., and Nair, L.S.: Pain management via local anaesthetics and responsive hydrogels. Ther. Deliv, 6, 165-176, (2015).