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April 6, 2020

Thinking Fast in a Time of Crisis

A virtual hackathon hosted by the Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design brings together hundreds of teams to solve challenges related to COVID-19.

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February 13, 2020

Hopkins BME senior awarded Gates Cambridge scholarship to pursue a PhD at Cambridge University

Shubhayu Bhattacharyay, a Johns Hopkins University senior majoring in biomedical engineering, has won a Gates Cambridge Scholarship supporting his post-graduate studies in clinical neuroscience at the University of Cambridge in England.

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Vinay Ayyappan

January 31, 2020

Hopkins BME senior awarded Churchill Scholarship to complete master’s degree at Cambridge

Vinay Ayyappan, a Hopkins BME senior, will study cancer imaging techniques in the laboratory of Cambridge radiologist Ferdia Gallagher.

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January 29, 2020

Beating the Odds

Meet Alina Andrews, a BME student who hit her stride at Johns Hopkins, thanks largely to a supportive program that helped her thrive.

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December 17, 2019

BME seniors use contemporary techniques to identify a piece of JHU history

A team of Hopkins BME students identified a metal artifact in the Homewood Museum collection as a century-old part of the building’s roof.

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December 10, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Bassil Dahiyat

Bassil Dahiyat, an alum from Hopkins BME, explains how the program helped prepare him for his career in the field of biotechnology.

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Natalie Livingston

November 18, 2019

Student spotlight: Natalie Livingston

Immunoengineer Natalie Livingston, a PhD candidate in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Johns Hopkins University, is giving a boost to the immune system by using biomaterials to activate a patient’s immune cells.

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November 7, 2019

Eleven from Hopkins BME receive Provost Undergraduate Research Awards

Eleven biomedical engineering undergraduates from Johns Hopkins University received the Provost Undergraduate Research Award (PURA) to help fund their research projects over the coming year.

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October 31, 2019

Johns Hopkins student team wins $5K at Collegiate Inventors Competition

Team Relavo wins runner-up prize for device designed to reduce infection rates during at-home kidney dialysis.

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October 29, 2019

Student engineers design a solution to address common dialysis complication

Johns Hopkins student startup Relavo is among the finalists at the National Collegiate Inventors Competition.

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