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Microneedles 2020 : The 6th International Conference in Microneedles

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Plenary Speaker

Trends of Microneedle Technology in the Scientific Literature, Patents, Clinical Trials and Internet Activity

Mark R. Prausnitz

Regents' Professor, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
United States
CV Abstract

Keynote Speakers

MR MAPS: Great Expectations or Hard Times

Ajoy C. Chakrabarti

Platform & Portfolio Lead, Polio
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
United States
CV Abstract
Solid Coated Microneedles: From Concept to Commercialization

Hayley Lewis

Senior Vice President, Operations
Zosano Pharma
United States
CV Abstract

Invited Speakers

Update on Covid -19 Vaccines and the Next Big Questions

Jerome H. Kim

Director General
International Vaccine Institute
Korea, Republic of
CV Abstract
Bridging the Gap between Commercial and Public Value of Measles/Rubella-Microarray Patch Vaccines

Mateusz Hasso-Agopsowicz

Initiative for Vaccine Research (IVR) Project Manager
World Health Organization
CV Abstract
Biomolecular Needling System for Medicals, Nowadays in Japan

Beomjoon KIM

Professor / Director of LIMMS/CNRS-IIS
Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
CV Abstract
Towards Commercialization of Pharmaceutical Microneedle Array Patch (MAP)

Seong-O Choi

Chief Research Director
QuadMedicine, Inc.
Korea, Republic of
CV Abstract
Strong Acceptability and Safety of Placebo Microneedle Patch in First Ever Application to Young Children and Infants

Sebastien Henry

Vice President, Program Management; Co-Founder
Micron Biomedical, Inc.
United States
CV Abstract
Microneedle Array Patches for Delivery of Poorly Soluble Drugs

Ryan Donnelly

Queen's University Belfast
United Kingdom
CV Abstract
Perspectives on Quality Control and Product Development of Microneedle Systems

Caroline Strasinger

Office of Pharmaceutical Quality/Master Reviewer
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
United States
CV Abstract
PATH Microarray Patch Center of Excellence

Courtney Jarrahian

Portfolio Leader, Medical Devices and Health Technologies
United States
CV Abstract
Droplet Extension Technology for the Commercial Microarray Patch Manufacturing

Juyeop Shin

Director/Head of Medical Business Division
Raphas Co., Ltd.
Korea, Republic of
CV Abstract
Opportunities for Microneedle-Based Delivery in the Gastrointestinal Tract

Ester Caffarel-Salvador

Research Affiliate
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
United States
CV Abstract
Microneedle Sensor Arrays-Next Generation Wearables

Tony Cass

Professor, Department of Chemistry
Imperial College London
United Kingdom
CV Abstract
Drug Delivery Devices – Moving Beyond the Syringe

Lisa A. Dick

MTS Platform Leader
United States
CV Abstract
Coated Microneedles for Peanut Allergy Immunotherapy

Harvinder Singh Gill

Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering
Texas Tech University
United States
CV Abstract
Glucose-Responsive Smart Insulin Patch

Zhen Gu

Professor, Department of Bioengineering
University of California
United States
CV Abstract
Microarray Patch Delivery of Unadjuvanted Influenza Vaccine Induces Potent and Broad-Spectrum Immune Responses


Chef Development & Operating Officer
Vaxxas Pty Ltd
CV Abstract
A Basal-Bolus Insulin Microneedle Patch for Intraday Postprandial Glucose Control

Xin Dong Guo

Beijing University
CV Abstract
Future Microneedle Technology for the Treatment of Skin Diseases

Hyungil Jung

Professor/Department of Biotechnology CSO / Juvic Inc.
Yonsei University
Korea, Republic of
CV Abstract
Combination of Microneedle and Nanoparticle for Effective Biomedical Applications

Yeu Chun KIM

Associate Professor
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Korea, Republic of
CV Abstract
Inactivated Rotavirus and Poliovirus Vaccines Co-Administered with a Microneedle Patch Produce Robust Immune Response in Animals

Sung-Sil Moon

Microbiologist, Rotavirus Vaccine & Immunology Team
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
United States
CV Abstract
Microneedle Delivery of Drugs with Poor Water Solubility

Roger J. Narayan

Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of North Carolina and North Carolina State University
United States
CV Abstract
Transdermal Electroosmotic Flow through Permeable Porous Microneedles

Matsuhiko Nishizawa

Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering (Sensor)
Tohoku University
CV Abstract
3D Printed and Self-Anchoring Microneedle Patches

Eoin O'Cearbhaill

Associate Professor, Biochemical Engineering
University College Dublin
CV Abstract
Microneedle Arrays as a New Horizon to Deliver Antifungal Medications to Nail (Onychomycosis)

Waleed Faisal

Marie Curie Career-fit fellow
University College Cork
CV Abstract


Microneedles 2020 Secretariat:

c/o The Plan Co.

3F, JUNG E&C Bldg., 31-5, Seocho-daero 58-gil, Seocho-gu, Seoul 06632 Korea
마이크로니들 2020
  • 사업자등록번호: 312-82-90115
  • 대표자: 성길환
  • 주소: 경기도 성남시 중원구 사기막골로 45번길 14, B동 605호