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Andrew Feinberg

October 25, 2016

Mouse Tests Aim to Show How Genes and Environment Join Forces to Cause Disease

When researchers try to uncover the cause of disease, they commonly start with two questions: did a quirk in the patient's genes open the door to illness, or did exposure to environmental factors play havoc with the patient's health?  Read on.

Siebel Scholars

October 24, 2016

Five doctoral students named Siebel Scholars

As they work toward medical breakthroughs for disease treatment and surgery, five engineering graduate students from Johns Hopkins University have won key support for their research through the prestigious Siebel Scholars program.  Read on.

David Robinson

October 24, 2016

The Passing of David A. Robinson

David A. Robinson, a founding member of the Johns Hopkins University Department of Biomedical Engineering and distinguished service professor emeritus of ophthalmology, biomedical engineering, and neuroscience, died on Oct.18 at 92.  Read on.


October 1, 2016

BME Undergraduate Team Finalist in Collegiate Inventors Competition

An undergraduate biomedical engineering design team was a finalist in the Collegiate Inventors Competition. The BME students Clarisse Hu, Sarah Lee, Bailey Surtees, and Serena Thomas entered with a project entitled Cryoablation.  Read on.

BME PhD candidate Randall Meyer

August 23, 2016

PhD candidate Randall Meyer receives multiple honors

Randall is currently working under Dr. Jordan Green, seeking novel biomaterial-based particle therapeutics that mimic the function of natural cells to achieve a therapeutic effect.  Read on.

CricSpike: intuitive cricothyrotomy assist solution for tactical field care

July 29, 2016

Crike-assist solution to enable improved success of battlefield cricothyrotomy

CBID undergrad team develops CricSpike tool kit designed to save lives by improving accuracy of cricothyrotomy in emergency situations.  Read on.

Advancing Medical Technology

July 22, 2016

TEDCO chooses JHU BME biotech start-ups for funding

Three Johns Hopkins BME-associated medical technology development companies have been selected by the Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) Life Science Investment Fund for product development funding.  Read on.

Bioengineered bone scaffold

July 18, 2016

Warren Grayson: Revolutionizing the face of medicine

Dr. Grayson’s new approach to craniofacial bone surgery combines using 3-D printing, cell signaling techniques, and a patient’s own stem cells to engineer a living, anatomically precise facial bone.   Read on.

 Adam Li, George Levay, Nate Tran

May 23, 2016

BME graduate team wins Intel-Cornell Cup grand prize

Their GEAR bio-gaming device was created to serve as an assistive computer interface for individuals with limited upper limb functionality to participate in video game play by transferring dexterous control from the hands to the feet.  Read on.

Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering - Global Footprint

May 17, 2016

Bioengineering across borders

Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering researchers have built strategic partnerships with leading BME clinicians and programs worldwide, and the department’s global reach is expected to grow.  Read on.

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Fri., Oct. 28, 12:30 pm
Clark 110, Homewood

Speaker: Alissa Murphy, Todd Murphy

Lecturer, Stanford; Co-founder Tueo Health

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Mon., Oct. 31, 1:30 pm
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Speaker: Lindsay Clegg

JHU PhD student

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Melody Swartz

Distinguished Lecturer, University of Chicago

Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 1:30 pm

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