Dr. Amoako is an Assistant Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, Director of the Biomaterials & Medical Device Innovation Laboratory (BMD iLab), and Coordinator of Biomedical Engineering graduate program at University of New Haven.

His BMD iLab applies knowlege of blood biomaterial interaction and the normal anti-clotting mechanisms of the endothelium to the development of 1) anti-clotting artificial surfaces 2) anti-septic artificial surfaces, and 3) next generation "stealth" blood-contacting devices used to support and treat cardiac and pulmonary disease patients. Visit his group at http://www.unhbmdilab.com to discover more.