Shamitha Shetty


BME Doctoral Candidate

Shamitha grew up outside Mumbai, India. She received her BE in Biotechnology from Mumbai University in 2015 and her Master of Biotech from Pennsylvania State University in 2017. Outside of lab, she enjoys baking and playing/watching tennis.


  • The William M. "Monty" Reichert Second Year Fellowship

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  • BE in Biotechnology, Mumbai University, 2015
  • Master of Biotech, Pennsylvania State University, 2017

Research Interests

  • Engineering active immunotherapies for anti-inflammatory applications.
  • Leveraging material platforms to enhance wound healing.