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Kevin Franck

May 31, 2019

Hipper Hearing

Kevin Franck, MSE ’95, is on a mission to help the world hear better—and that starts, he says, “by changing the perception of everyone around us.”

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Kali Barnes and Eric Chiang pictured with the Best Life Sciences Startup Prize from the Rice Business Plan Competition.

May 14, 2019

Engineering team takes home more than $30,000 in prizes at Rice Business Plan Competition

Treyetech, a Johns Hopkins engineering team, took home more than $30,000 in grants and prizes from the Rice Business Plan Competition after presenting their designs for a device that makes corneal transplant surgery easier.

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Fulbright grants awarded to record number of Johns Hopkins students

A record number of Johns Hopkins students have received awards from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. With 22 students from the university winning awards, three come from the Department of Biomedical Engineering. 

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Design Day 2019

May 10, 2019

BME students showcase prototypes at annual Design Day

More than 30 teams of biomedical engineering undergraduate and graduate students presented the projects and prototypes they’ve been designing all year.

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Convocation 2019 award

BME students and faculty honored at Convocation Ceremony

The Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering honored students, faculty, and staff from each engineering department during the annual Convocation Awards Ceremony on Monday. These awards highlight hard work and outstanding achievements in research, academics, and mentoring.

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Two from Hopkins BME named Goldwater Scholars

May 6, 2019

Two from Hopkins BME named Goldwater Scholars

Two students studying biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins University have been awarded Goldwater Scholarships for their research and achievements in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math. Vinay Ayyappan and Julia Costacurta are among 496 scholarship winners for the 2019-2020 academic year.

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Autumn Hughes earned Maryland Student Employee of the Year award

May 2, 2019

First-year Hopkins student named Maryland Student Employee of the Year

Autumn Hughes, a first-year student studying biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins, has been recognized for her work with the Hop-In Program, which supports first-generation and limited-income students.

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Ithemba wins Lemelson-MIT Cure It student prize.

April 23, 2019

Ithemba wins $10,000 “Cure It!” Lemelson-MIT Student Prize

Members of Ithemba, an all-female team of biomedical engineering students from Johns Hopkins University, has earned the 2019 $10,000 “Cure it!” Lemelson-MIT Student Prize.

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Hopkins BME undergrads showcase their research at the 2019 BMES Mid-Atlantic Research Day

April 19, 2019

Hopkins BME undergrads showcase their research at the 2019 BMES Mid-Atlantic Research Day

On April 12, biomedical engineering students from Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland gathered on the Hopkins Homewood campus for the annual Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Mid-Atlantic Research Day.

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Kubanda Cryotherapy awarded first-place for Bisciotti Foundation Prize for Student Entrepreneurship.

April 15, 2019

Kubanda Cryotherapy, AssistENT Win Inaugural Bisciotti Student Prize

Two teams of young entrepreneurs — one with a novel way to treat cancer in pets, the other with a discreet device to improve breathing — won the inaugural Bisciotti Foundation Prize for Student Entrepreneurship.

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