Ahmed Youssef
DDS/MS (BMEn) Student
Email: youss021@umn.edu

Ahmed Youssef earned his undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering Program from the University of Minnesota. He is currently a dental student and pursuing his MS in Biomedical Engineering working on stem cells derived from the periodontal ligament to investigate their regenerative potential for therapeutic outcomes. His two-year project will involve the novel application of three-dimensional hydrogels to simulate inflammatory stimuli and investigate their effect on the stem cells. In his time away from work, Ahmed likes to run, bike, and teach children Arabic on weekends.