June 6, 2017
ICM and BME welcomed 23 seventh graders from the Baltimore Collegiate School for Boys for a day of STEM-related activities, providing access to ideas on engineering and social innovation.
May 19, 2017
It all started at a hackathon. A group of Johns Hopkins students, postdocs, and faculty members gathered one weekend in April 2016 to develop a solution to the recent spread of the Zika virus. After hitting a few dead ends, the VectorWEB team hit upon an idea to create an automated trap that would count and identify mosquitoes, record the data, and send it to the Cloud where it could be mapped and distributed to health officials.
April 11, 2017
Nine fellows and three visiting scientists have been selected to join the Kavli Neuroscience Discovery Institution.
March 14, 2017
The Johns Hopkins biomedical engineering program has secured the top spot once again in U.S. News & World Report’s rankings of “Best Graduate Schools” in biomedical engineering and bioengineering for 2018.
January 27, 2017
Farhad Pashakhanloo’s image of the fiber orientation in a human heart was selected from among many entries to appear on the cover of Nature Reviews Cardiology for 12 consecutive months, appearing in a different color each month.
January 12, 2017
The Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design, which specializes in medical device design, has launched a one-year gap program with funding for medical students studying at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
October 25, 2016
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?