Technology Areas

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  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2010-2013
  • Macromolecular Materials Gordon Research Seminar Invited Speaker, 2013
  • Macromolecular Materials Gordon Research Seminar Chair, 2011
  • Polymer Science & Engineering Santos Go Memorial Fellowship, 2009
  • Mount Holyoke College Mary Lyon Scholar, 2008


  • Patent Agent, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2014


University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Ph.D., Polymer Science and Engineering, 2014

Mount Holyoke College, B.A., Chemistry, 2008

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Samantha M. Page, Ph.D.

Patent Agent

Samantha Page has extensive experience in organic and polymer chemistry. Samantha's doctoral research focused on developing a new synthetic polymer-based platform for biomedical applications, which led to co-authorship of eight peer-reviewed publications. She has also presented her research at both departmental and national meetings. During her time at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, she mentored several undergraduate and graduate students, and worked as a Teaching Assistant in the Polymer Science and Engineering Department.

Experience Highlights

Patent Agent, Cantor Colburn, 2014-present

Technical Advisor, Cantor Colburn, 2014 

Graduate Research Assistant, University of Massachusetts, 2008-2014

Undergraduate Researcher, University of Massachusetts, 2007-2008


(8) Page, S.M.; Parelkar, S.; Gerasimenko, A.; Shin, D.Y.; Peyton, S.R.; Emrick T. "Promoting Cell Adhesion on Slippery Phosphorylcholine Hydrogel Surfaces." J. Mater. Chem. B. 2014, 2, 620-624.

(7) Page, S.M.; Martorella, M.; Parelkar, S.; Kosif, I.; Emrick, T. "Disulfide Cross-linked Phosphorylcholine Micelles for Triggered Release of Camptothecin." Mol. Pharmaceutics 2013, 10, 2684-2692.

(6) Herrick, W.G.; Nguyen, T.V.; Sleiman, M.; McRae, S.; Emrick, T.; Peyton, S.R. "PEG-Phosphorylcholine Hydrogels as Tunable and Versatile Platforms for Mechanobiology." Biomacromolecules 2013, 14, 2294-2304.

(5) McRae, S.; Chen, X.; Kratz, K.; Samanta, D.; Henchey, E.; Schneider, S.; Emrick, T. "Pentafluorophenyl Ester-Functionalized Phosphorylcholine Polymers: Preparation of Linear, Two-Arm, and Grafted Polymer-Protein Conjugates." Biomacromolecules 2012, 13, 2099-2109.

(4) Chen, X.; McRae, S.; Samanta, D.; Emrick, T. "Polymer-Protein Conjugation in Ionic Liquids." Macromolecules 2010, 43, 6261-6263.

(3) Joralemon, M.; McRae, S.; Emrick, T. "PEGylated Polymers for Medicine: from conjugation to self-assembled systems." Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 1377-1393.

(2) Chen, X.; McRae, S.; Parelkar, S.; Emrick, T. "Polymeric Phosphorylcholine- Camptothecin Conjugates Prepared by Controlled Free Radical Polymerization and Click Chemistry." Bioconjugate Chem. 2009, 20, 2331-2341.

(1) Samanta, D.; McRae, S.; Cooper, B.; Hu, Y.; Emrick, T. "End Functionalized Phosphorylcholine Methacrylates and Their Use in Protein Conjugation." Biomacromolecules 2008, 19, 2891-2897.


Professional Affiliations

Intellectual Property Owners Association

American Chemical Society