News & Events

Department highlights

April 30, 2014

Dr. Eranga Ukwatta named Johns Hopkins University Biomedical Engineering Centennial Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Ukwatta was selected following a national search to find rising stars: with a record of achievement, a strong desire for scientific discovery, and aspirations for societal impact.

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April 28, 2014

BME 2014 “Signals” class immortalized in selfie

This year the sophomore class of 120 students in the Biomedical Engineering Signals, Systems and Controls course gathered on the steps of Shriver Hall for the now long-time tradition of the yearly class photo.

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November 7, 2013

JHU-Coulter Partnership funds translational research

Since established in 2011, the Johns Hopkins-Coulter Translational Partnership has awarded $1.3 million to 12 projects — facilitating biomedical innovations to go from concept to commercial reality.

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November 2, 2013

Johns Hopkins launches BME EDGE

BME EDGE will help some of the world’s top biomedical engineering researchers navigate their next career moves into jobs with academia, government agencies, or private industry.

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September 13, 2013

Whiting Biomedical Design Studio funded

Provisions for space, materials and equipment expected to markedly enhance BME design course experience and outcomes

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August 7, 2013

BME earns high honors in medical imaging physics at AAPM 2013

The Johns Hopkins Department of Biomedical Engineering congratulates department members whose research contributions received three significant awards.

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July 25, 2013

CBID program receives $200,000 from Medtronic

Medtronic partners with JHU to provide $200,000 a year for up to three years to support the BME CBID program.

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June 24, 2013

The Johns Hopkins BME EDGE (formerly BME Transition Generator) has launched

The BME EDGE Center has launched with a new name, a new website and scheduled information sessions.

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Rachel Karchin, Ph.D.

April 17, 2013

Dr. Rachel Karchin is promoted to Associate Professor

BME Professor Rachel Karchin, Ph.D., has been promoted to Associate Professor effective July 1, 2013.

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April 8, 2013

Undergraduate device shows promise in treating oxygen-deprived newborns

Biomedical engineering undergraduate team designs “Cooling Cure” device in an effort to prevent brain damage in oxygen-deprived newborns.

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