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December 16, 2019

Meet Mihaela Pertea, associate professor of BME

Mihaela Pertea joined the Johns Hopkins Department of Biomedical Engineering as an associate professor in July 2019. In this interview, she discusses her research in computational genomics, her career journey, and advice for students.

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Meet Deok-Ho Kim, associate professor of BME

In this interview, Kim discusses his research on human iPSC-based disease modeling and biotherapeutics development, his goals as a researcher and mentor, and career advice for current students.

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December 10, 2019

Meet Reza Kalhor, assistant professor of BME

In this interview, Kalhor discusses his research on mapping and understanding embryonic development, a memorable “eureka moment,” and career advice for current students. 

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December 5, 2019

Michael I. Miller named IEEE Fellow

Michael I. Miller, Bessie Darling Massey Professor and director of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Johns Hopkins, has been elected as an IEEE Fellow, effective on January 1, 2020.

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December 4, 2019

Eileen Haase named the inaugural William R. Kenan, Jr. Scholar/Teacher

Eileen Haase, associate teaching professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and chair of the Applied Biomedical Engineering program, has been named the inaugural William R. Kenan, Jr. Scholar/Teacher. This honor, effective on January 1, 2020, extends for two years.

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Natalia Trayanova

December 3, 2019

Natalia Trayanova named to National Academy of Inventors

Natalia Trayanova, biomedical engineer at Johns Hopkins University, is recognized for her work developing 3D virtual heart models for patients with irregular heartbeats.

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Joel Bader

October 9, 2019

Joel Bader receives NSF Rules of Life award

Joel Bader, professor of biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins, has been awarded a Rules of Life award for his research with Debra Mathews, associate professor of pediatrics in the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

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Jennifer Elisseeff

October 4, 2019

Jennifer Elisseeff receives NIH Director’s Pioneer Award

Jennifer Elisseeff, a professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and the director of the Johns Hopkins Translational Tissue Engineering Center, has been selected to receive the NIH Director’s Pioneer Award. 

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Sri Sarma

October 3, 2019

Sridevi Sarma named WSE’s vice dean for graduate education

Sridevi Sarma has been named the Johns Hopkins University Whiting School of Engineering’s vice dean for graduate education, effective November 1, 2019.

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Scot Kuo

September 17, 2019

Microscope Man

When researchers need novel microscoping technologies, biomedical engineer Scot Kuo is ready for their call.

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