Our research focus is urologic regenerative medicine, specifically tissue engineering and biomaterials in bladder regeneration models.

We study the regenerative applications of combining novel elastomeric scaffolds with specific stem and progenitor cell populations.


2015 Hartwell Individual Biomedical Research Award

Dr Arun Sharma, "Anti-inflammatory Nanomolecules for the Treatment of Crohn's Disease"

The Hartwell Foundation grants awards to individuals for innovative and cutting-edge biomedical applied research that will potentially benefit children.

Northwestern University News 

News, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Arun Sharma, PhD

Arun Sharma, PhD
Associate Professor, Departments of Urology and Biomedical Engineering
Director, Pediatric Urological Regenerative Medicine, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago