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Department highlights

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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Barclay

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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Rong Li

February 12, 2018

Johns Hopkins-led team of cancer researchers shortlisted for £20 million award

An international team led by Johns Hopkins researcher Rong Li, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of cell biology and chemical and biomolecular engineering, was selected as one of ten finalists in the second round of Cancer Research UK’s £20 million Grand Challenge.

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Park School

January 19, 2018

Bringing the textbook to life: High school students spend a day at Johns Hopkins BME

The Johns Hopkins Department of Biomedical Engineering hosted 16 high school students from the Park School of Baltimore to help fuel their passion for science and engineering.

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CBID

January 12, 2018

BME Launches One-Week Intersession Workshop

Amir Manbachi, lecturer in the Johns Hopkins Department of Biomedical Engineering, will be teaching an intersession workshop on business communications and entrepreneurship beginning January 22.

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NeMo Team

November 15, 2017

Hopkins researchers win $100K grant from Gates Foundation for life-saving baby monitoring device

The university’s NeMo team, short for Neonatal Monitoring, was named as one of 51 new Grand Challenges Explorations winners in an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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CBID hackathon

November 14, 2017

CBID partners with the Stevens Initiative on international virtual exchange program

The Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design has been selected to work with the Stevens Initiative, based at the Aspen Institute. This program will create an engineering design and innovation cyber exchange program to bring students together through virtual, joint hackathons.

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Kavli

November 2, 2017

Kavli NDI moves into its new space in Clark Hall

The Kavli Neuroscience Discovery Institute hosted its grand opening launch party last Monday evening in its new space located on the third floor of Clark Hall at the Johns Hopkins University Homewood campus.

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