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April 24, 2015

BME undergrad Miguel Dias wins at 2015 Social Venture Challenge at CGI U

Dias and his Johns Hopkins team were recognized for their Tanzania-based project, Bright Energy Africa — a social enterprise that works to convert agricultural waste into smokeless fuel briquettes.

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April 23, 2015

BME undergrad wins JHU-UMD Research Day

Johns Hopkins biomedical engineering sophomore Andrew Tsai took 1st place for his oral presentation on tunable electrospun anti-microbial coatings for orthopedic implants.

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April 9, 2015

PhD student Sohail Zahid receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Graduate student Sohail Zahid has been awarded a 2015 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. The selection was based on Sohail’s demonstrated potential to contribute to strengthening the vitality of the US science and engineering enterprise.

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April 2, 2015

Johns Hopkins CBID design team wins global health design competition

The CBID design team competed with 23 undergraduate teams from top universities and captured first place with their improved spirometer, SpiroSense..

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March 25, 2015

BME alums Brooke and Rege discuss post-graduate entrepreneurial endeavor

M. Jason Brooke, MSE ’04, and Abhishek Rege, MSE ’05, PhD ’12 recently stopped discussed their experiences in launching a startup company for their portable retinal imager at a recent BME EDGE event in Clark Hall.

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March 12, 2015

JHU ARCS Foundation Scholarship awarded to BME Sohail Zahid

Sohail Zahid, a graduate student in the Computational Cardiology Lab of Dr. Natalia Trayanova, has been awarded the Johns Hopkins University’s 2015–2016 ARCS Foundation Scholarship.

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February 27, 2015

I-STAR researchers shine at SPIE Medical Imaging 2015

Johns Hopkins I-STAR Lab researchers, led by Jeffrey Siewerdsen, delivered outstanding talks and were awarded prizes for their research papers at the 2015 SPIE Medical Imaging Conference.

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January 21, 2015

BME senior Sandya Subramanian wins Churchill Scholarship

The Churchill Scholarship is awarded annually to students who have demonstrated a capacity to contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the sciences, engineering, or mathematics by completing original, creative work at an advanced level

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November 19, 2014

BME AccuSpine probe design team scores another win

The AccuSpine pedicle probe will enable safe and accurate pedicle screw placement during surgery by providing real-time feedback when an imminent breach is detected.

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October 6, 2014

Three Johns Hopkins BME doctoral students named 2015 Siebel Scholars

Iraj Hosseini, Joel Sunshine and Carmen Kut will be awarded $35,000 to continue to pursue their promising biomedical engineering research projects.

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