Boyang Zhang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at McMaster University. He is also a co-founder of TARA Biosystems. Dr. Zhang obtained his B.Eng. in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2010, and his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry from University of Toronto in 2016. Dr. Zhang’s research interests are tissue vascularization, tissue assembly and organs-on-a-chip engineering. He utilizes microfabrication techniques in combination with biomaterials to build complex tissue models in vitro for drug discovery and regenerative medicine.