Students Receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Tower ThumbThree students and one alum from the Department of Biomedical Engineering are recipients of the 2019 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Fellowships, and one student has received an honorable mention. The fellowships will allow students to pursue graduate studies in the biomedical field.

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Day Receives NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship

kasey day thumbPostdoctoral researcher, Kasey Day, has received a Ruth L. Kirschstein Postdoctoral Individual National Research Service Award from the National Institute of Health. The award aims to support postdoctoral candidates to advance their research in scientific health-related fields.

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Yankeelov Talks "Solving Breast Cancer with Math" on More Than Pink Podcast

Yankeelov2018thumbThe Susan G. Komen More Than Pink Podcast featured Profeesor Tom Yankeelov and his research to improve patient care by employing advanced imaging methods for the early identification, assessment, and prediction of tumors’ response to therapy.

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Researchers Develop Powerful Computational Models To Improve Mitral Valve Repair

44643292211 092a14173d qProfessor Michael Sacks has received a new $3.1 million R01 grant from the NIH  to develop novel computational approaches to improve conventional methods of treatment for ischemic mitral regurgitation.

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Peppas Honored in Journal of Bioengineering & Translational Medicine

PeppasThumbPeppas is recognized for establishing the quantitative principles for describing drug release from porous matrices and hydrogels, and his subsequent work in biomaterials and bionanotechnology, which have spawned many biomedical breakthroughs.

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Internal Transfer Information Session

April 26 1:00 pm - 2:00pm
EER 1.528

BME Prospective Student Sub-Session

April 26 3:30 pm - 4:30pm
BME 3.204

Exocrine Gland Engineering

May 2 3:30 pm - 5:00pm
BME 3.204

Undergraduate Research Symposium & Annual Poster Competition

May 10 3:30 pm - 5:00pm
BME Lobby & Seminar Room

BME Graduation Reception

May 24 4:00 pm - 5:45pm
San Jacinto Hall Room 207 (309 E. 21st Street, Austin, TX 78712)


RT @UMDBIOE: Join us this Friday at 9AM as we welcome Dr. Janet Zoldan of @UTBiomedical for this week's #Bioengineering seminar. We're thri…