Dr. Christiane Salgado is dedicated to the biomaterials and regenerative research field. She is currently an Assistant researcher at INEB/i3S. She has a background of Dental Medicine (Brazil) and a PhD in Mechanical Engineering (Materials and Process) at State University of Campinas (Brazil) in 2009. By using tissue engineering strategies, she aims at providing an in situ required biological signals to promote vascular and bone tissue regeneration at critical bone defects that includes the development of new polymers for efficient cells/cell products delivery. She has also been engaged in technology transfer projects including the development of a bone graft at Portugal. To this date, she published 19 papers in peer reviewed international journals and 1 book chapters with more than 370 citations (h index = 10), 2 patents and 3 awards.