Sangeeta N. Bhatia, Indian Origin Scientist Wins 250,000 Dollars Heinz Award

sangeeta bhatia -1


Sangeeta N. Bhatia, is an Indian American biological engineer and professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Bhatia’s research investigates applications of micro- and nano-technology for tissue repair and regeneration.

sangeeta bhatia -4


She has developed artificial human microlivers for drug testing, has won a prestigious 250,000 dollars Heinz award for her work in tissue engineering and disease detection.

sangeeta bhatia -3


The research in the Laboratory for Multiscale Regenerative Technologies, directed by Sangeeta Bhatia, is dedicated to leveraging miniaturization tools from the world of engineering to impact human health.

sangeeta bhatia -2


Sangeeta Bhatia at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been named the recipient of the 2015 Heinz Award for Technology, the Economy, and Employment. The award includes an unrestricted prize of 250,000 dollars. The Heinz Awards annually recognise individuals for their extraordinary contributions to arts and humanities; environment; human condition; public policy; and technology, the economy, and employment. “This type of recognition helps to bring science into the public eye so that everyone can appreciate the dedication and innovation that is happening in laboratories all over the country,” said Ms Bhatia, the John J and Dorothy Wilson Professor of Health Sciences and Technology and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. (Source NDTV – Read More Details)

Mr. & Mrs. Bhatia

sangeeta bhatia with husband


Sangeeta N. Bhatia In News and More Information About Her Achievements

Indian-Origin Scientist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology Wins 250,000 Dollars Heinz Award (NDTV)

Sangeeta Bhatia, M.D., Ph.D.

Sangeeta N. Bhatia (Koch Institute)

Sangeeta N. Bhatia (Wikipedia)

Sangeeta N. Bhatia (HHMI)

Cancer-Fighting Inventor Sangeeta Bhatia Wins $500,000 Prize (NBC News)

Indian-American scientist Sangeeta Bhatia develops paper diagnostic for cancer (The Indian Express)

Time to hire a housekeeper?


Small Request: Dear Reader, hope you liked our content on Motivation. We want to keep our content free, engaging & effective to change lives. In order to survive and to create more content we need ‘Financial Help’. We value every single penny you pay us. Without your support we can't achieve our dream to turn 'Motivation into Utility'. Can you please help us using this link.