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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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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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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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October 31, 2017

Johns Hopkins-led team aims to turn computer systems into digital detectives

A Johns Hopkins University-led international team of scientists—supported by an $11-million, five-year U.S. Department of Defense grant—wants to streamline such investigations by developing algorithms for extracting relevant details from multi-modal data.

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October 11, 2017

Miller Opens 2017 BMES Annual Meeting with Vision for New BME Era

Michael I. Miller, director of the Johns Hopkins Department of Biomedical Engineering, opened the 2017 Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting in Phoenix, AZ on October 11 by unveiling a plan for a new era of biomedical science discovery to respond to the challenges of the 21st century.

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October 9, 2017

3-D Printing Models of Human Organs

It was summer 2016 when a Johns Hopkins cardiac surgeon began collaborating with a graduate student on a peculiar puzzle: Could they produce a three-dimensional model of a baby’s heart?

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Patrick Helm

BME alumnus inducted into Bakken Society

With 13 years of Johns Hopkins training, Patrick Helm joins a society honoring those who achieve the highest level of scientific accomplishment at Medtronic.

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