Dr. Artzi is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Medicine, Division of Engineering in Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard medical School.
She is a Principal Research Scientist at MIT and an Associate Member of the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT. She completed her postdoctoral studies at the laboratory of Prof. Elazer Edelman at MIT focusing on studying tissue:biomaterial interactions and designing smart biomaterials for therapy and diagnosis.
Dr. Artzi is the recipient of multiple grants and awards, including the One Brave Idea award, Stepping Strong Innovator Award, Controlled Release Society Young Investigator Award, Mid-Career Award from the Society for Biomaterials, Bright Futures Prize, and the Massachusetts Life Science Center for women entrepreneurs.
Currently, Dr. Artzi directs multiple research venues aiming to integrate science, engineering and medicine to rationally design personalized biomaterials to improve human health, and has co-founded a startup company, BioDevek, which develops the next-generation biomaterials to improve outcomes following internal surgeries.