Dr. Reátegui obtained his BS degree in Engineering from the Universidad Nacional de Ingenieria in Lima, Perú. He received his MS and Ph.D. in Engineering from the University of Massachusetts and Minnesota in 2006 and 2012 respectively. After graduation, he was a postdoctoral fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Reátegui’s research integrates microtechnologies, biomaterials, and molecular imaging strategies for high-throughput sorting and molecular profiling of circulating biomarkers; as well as the development of infection/inflammation on-a-chip devices for the biophysical and molecular characterization of immune cells at the single-cell level and their interactions with pathogens.