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Department highlights

Johns Hopkins Convocation 2018

May 22, 2018

BME faculty, staff, and students honored at Convocation Ceremony

The Whiting School of Engineering honored several BME students, faculty, and staff for their outstanding achievements in research, academics, and mentoring at the annual Convocation Awards Ceremony at the Homewood campus.

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Young Investigators' Day 2018

April 17, 2018

Two BME researchers honored at Young Investigators’ Day

Two members of the Johns Hopkins Department of Biomedical Engineering were honored today at the School of Medicine’s 2018 Young Investigators’ Day award ceremony.

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Photo of the Kavli Neuroscience Discovery Institute at Johns Hopkins University.

April 9, 2018

A neuroscientist, a data scientist, and an engineer walk into a lab…

Through the Kavli Neuroscience Discovery Institute’s postdoctoral fellowship, researchers from each field are uniting to solve the mysteries of the brain.

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Girl Scouts

March 27, 2018

A design challenge full of twists and turns

More than two dozen members of the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland came to Johns Hopkins University Saturday to design and build miniature roller coasters out of cardboard boxes, pipe insulation tubing, cups, tape, and other household materials—and to learn about the field of engineering along the way.

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Students work with model spine

March 20, 2018

Johns Hopkins BME grad program ranked nation’s best by ‘U.S. News’

The program returned to its traditional sole possession of the No. 1 spot in the rankings after sharing the top spot a year ago. The Whiting School of Engineering moved up for the fourth consecutive year to 18th overall.

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CM Night 2018

March 13, 2018

Advances in personalized medicine highlighted at fourth annual Computational Medicine Night

Faculty and students gathered recently for the fourth annual Computational Medicine Night. The event attracted more than 100 undergraduate students interested in learning about ICM’s cutting-edge research program and the computational medicine minor.

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Murray Sachs

March 5, 2018

Pioneering Hopkins scientist Murray Sachs dies at 77

His research on how the brain receives and processes sound paved the way for the development of cochlear implants.

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SPIE Conference 2018

February 26, 2018

Huge Hopkins presence at SPIE Medical Imaging symposium

The annual SPIE Medical Imaging symposium held in Houston, TX featured 14 talks from faculty and students from the Johns Hopkins Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Radiology, Neurosurgery, and Orthopaedic Surgery.

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February 24, 2018

Barclay students become biomedical engineers for a day

To wrap up National Engineers Week, Warren Grayson, associate professor of biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins University, encouraged students at Barclay Elementary/Middle School to think like an engineer for an afternoon.

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Johns Hopkins Engineering students introduce middle school girls to engineering

February 22, 2018

Johns Hopkins Engineering students introduce middle school girls to engineering

Engineering students spent part of last Saturday guiding and mentoring local middle school girls in ReadySetDesign’s Introduce a Girl to Engineering event, held as part of JHU’s 2018 National Engineers Week celebration.

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