Sheng Pan is a Ph.D. student at The University of British Columbia. Sheng received a B.S. degree in Biological Science from Central South University in China in 2007 and a M.S. degree in Genetics from Central South University in 2010. Sheng is currently working in a multidisciplinary team focused on developing a novel bioprinting system that will expedite the drug discovery process and provide biologists with new cell and tissue modeling techniques. Sheng is being funded by China Scholarship Council for his research at The University of British Columbia.