Dino Di Carlo is an Associate Professor of Bioengineering at UCLA. He received his B.S. and Ph.D. from UC Berkeley in 2002 and 2006 respectively with Luke Lee. He conducted postdoctoral studies from 2006-2008 at the Center for Engineering in Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital under the guidance of Mehmet Toner. He has been honored for both his fundamental work in inertial microfluidics and cell biomechanics and focus on translating technologies to clinical use, receiving the NSF CAREER Award, ONR Young Investigator Award, Packard Fellowship, DARPA Young Faculty Award, NIH Director’s New Innovator Award, and Coulter Translational Research Award in the past few years.