Brian Luk is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Bioengineering at the University of California, San Diego. He received his BS degree from Stanford University, majoring in Materials Science & Engineering with a focus in Bioengineering. Now, as a member of Dr. Liangfang Zhang’s nanomedicine lab, Brian is performing novel research on cell membrane-coated nanoparticles for the treatment of a variety of diseases, including cancer, bacterial infections, autoimmune diseases, and cardiovascular diseases. He was awarded the Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Award Predoctoral Fellowship (F31) from the National Institutes of Health to support his graduate studies. As a graduate student, Brian has authored almost 20 papers in high impact peer-reviewed journals such as Nature Nanotechnology, Advanced Materials, and Nano Letters. In the future, Brian hopes to continue developing innovative strategies and technologies to address pressing health issues around the world.