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December 4, 2012

Dr. Fijoy Vadakkumpadan awarded AHA National Scientist Development Grant

The American Heart Association National Scientist Development Grant was awarded to Dr. Fijoy Vadakkumpadan of the Institute for Computational Medicine and the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

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Dr. Jordan Green named 2012 Maryland Outstanding Young Engineer

Jordan J. Green, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering and the Wilmer Eye Institute, JHU School of Medicine is honored by award from the Maryland Academy of Sciences and the Maryland Science Center.

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September 26, 2012

Dr. René Vidal receives IAPR J.K. Aggarwal Prize

Associate Professor René Vidal has been awarded the 2012 J.K. Aggarwal Prize for technical contributions of far-reaching significance and impact on the field of pattern recognition or its closely allied fields.

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July 27, 2012

Sridevi Sarma receives PECASE Award

Sridevi Sarma, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering has been selected to receive the 2012 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) at the White House later this year.

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July 18, 2012

Jordan Green selected to participate in NAE 2012 Symposium

Jordan Green, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering is among 78 of the nation’s brightest young engineers selected to participate in the National Academy of Engineering’s (NAE) 18th Annual U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium. Dr. Green will collaborate with engineers ages 30–45 from industry, academia and government in the event being held on September 13–15, 2012 […]

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May 23, 2012

Eileen Haase is Pond Award winner

Eileen Haase is the 2012 recipient of the Robert B. Pond, Sr. Award for Excellence in Teaching. This award is given for commitment to and excellence in instruction in the Whiting School of Engineering, success in instilling the desire to learn, and dedication to undergraduate students.

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May 2, 2012

Natalia Trayanova gives international conference keynote

Natalia A. Trayanova, Professor of Biomedical Engineering and the Institute for Computational Medicine, is giving the keynote lecture at the 3rd International Conference on Engineering Frontiers in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease. The conference is being held at the Stanford University Cardiovascular Institute in Stanford, CA May 1-2, 2012. Natalia will give her presentation entitled […]

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Jordan Green wins CMU Alumni Award

Jordan Green has been honored by Carnegie Mellon University with a 2012 Recent Alumni Award. Dr. Green is a 2003 graduate with a BS in Biomedical Engineering and Chemical Engineering, before receiving his PhD in 2007 from MIT. The CMU website states, “First presented in 1950, the Carnegie Mellon Alumni Awards recognize alumni, students, and […]

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February 16, 2012

Feilim Mac Gabhann wins Sloan Fellowship

The 2012 Sloan Research Fellowship is awarded to Dr. Mac Gabhann to support development of new ways to treat major human diseases, including cancer, peripheral artery disease and HIV.

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February 7, 2012

Reza Shadmehr co-authors book on Biological Learning and Control

BME faculty member Reza Shadmehr and his colleague Sandro Mussa-Ivaldi are the authors of Biological Learning and Control: How the brain builds representations, predicts events, and makes decisions, available now from MIT Press. In it, they present a theoretical framework for understanding the regularity of the brain’s perceptions, its ability to learn, and its control […]

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