BME News

UF BME professors elected as AIMBE Fellows

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Congratulations to UF BME professors, Drs. Kevin Otto, Lakiesha Williams, Carlos Rinaldi and Wesley Bolch, who were elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows!   Representing a select group of the top two percent of… Read More

Nine BME students selected as University Scholars

The University Scholars Program introduces undergraduate students at the University of Florida to the exciting world of academic research. In the program, students work one-on-one with UF faculty on selected research projects. The University Scholars Program serves as an exceptional… Read More

BME Ph.D. candidate awarded NIH F31 NRSA Fellowship

Deanna Bousalis, Ph.D. candidate in the Schmidt Lab, received a 4-year $300K National Institutes of Health (NIH) Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship for her project titled “Creating Hydrogel Tissue Mimics to Better Understand Congenital Heart… Read More

Researchers Show What Drives a Novel, Ordered Assembly of Alternating Peptides

For Immediate Release Carol Hall hall@ncsu.edu919.604.4383 Anant Paravastu anant.paravastu@chbe.gatech.edu404.385.4604 Greg Hudalla ghudalla@bme.ufl.edu352.273.9326 Matt Shipman matt_shipman@ncsu.edu919.515.6386 A team of researchers has verified that it is possible to engineer two-layered nanofibers consisting of an ordered row of alternating peptides, and has also… Read More

BME Ph.D. candidate awarded NIH F31 NRSA Fellowship

Stephanie Cernera

Stephanie Cernera, Ph.D. candidate in the Brain Mapping Lab, received a 4-year $300K National Institutes of Health (NIH) Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship for her project titled, Wearable-Sensor Driven Responsive Deep Brain Stimulation for… Read More

BME student selected to participate in MSKVIEW Diversity Day

Anglie Rivera

Congratulations to BME Ph.D. student, Angelie Rivera-Rodríguez, who has been selected to participate in the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center’s MSKVIEW Diversity Day on January 27, 2020. Selected participants in this one-day event will be provided with an all-expenses-paid visit… Read More