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January 04, 2016
Pruitt Family Professor and Department Chair, Dr. Christine E. Schmidt, is a co-author of a manuscript highlighted as one of the cover features for a recent issue of Macromolecular Rapid Communications. Macromolecular Rapid Communications (Impact...
December 21, 2015
Congratulations to BME M.S. student, Shruti Siva Kumar, who won the GE Industrial Remix Challenge for her entry in Borescope. The objective of the GE Industrial Remix Challenge is to identify innovative applications of an aviation fan blade...
December 14, 2015
We would like to congratulate Dr. Hans van Oostrom, associate professor and associate chair of the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering Education for his new position as the founding director of the UF Institute for...
December 09, 2015
A new book entitled “Mimicking the Extracellular Matrix: The Intersection of Matrix Biology and Biomaterials” has been co-edited by University of Florida biomedical engineering professor Dr. Greg Hudalla and Dr. William L. Murphy, a biomedical...
December 08, 2015
Congratulations to BME graduate student, Shannon Brown, who was recently announced as a winner of the Thomas O. Hunter Leadership Scholarship by the Engineering Leadership Institute.  This scholarship provides four $1,500 scholarships to full-...
November 25, 2015
Jon Dobson, a professor at the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Dobson will be recognized during a ceremony for new Fellows...
November 17, 2015
On November 16, the department of Biomedical Engineering at UF hosted the 4th Annual Pruitt Research Day. Pruitt Research Day is designed to showcase the quality of student research projects conducted during the academic year, as well as to inspire...
November 04, 2015
We’d like to thank everyone who participated in yet another fantastically-creepy Halloween Contest! You can find the event pictures here. All the competing labs put a lot of effort into coming up with very creative/funny/spooky lab decoration...
October 28, 2015
We want to see research through your eyes! Our annual photo contest presents an opportunity for BME faculty (primary and affiliates), staff and students to showcase their research visually. Enter your favorite photo (or two). Winning photos will be...
October 25, 2015
The most attended BMES Annual Meeting in history! Thousands of the world’s top researchers flocked to Tampa for the 2015 BMES Annual Meeting. Several faculty were involved as track, platform session and poster chairs, as well as serving as abstract...

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