Efie delivered the invited talk "Engineering Biomimetic Peptides for Targeted Drug Delivery" at the "Engineering Inspired by Biology" session. The National Academy of Engineering U.S. Frontiers of Engineering is an annual three-day meeting that brings together 100 of the nation's outstanding young engineers (ages 30-45) from industry, academia, and government to discuss pioneering technical and leading-edge research in various engineering fields and industry sectors. Participation is by invitation following a competitive nomination and selection process. Efie is an alumna of the Symposium. She was an invited participant in 2007 and an invited session organizer in 2008.