BME News

Pruitt Research Day & 20th Anniversary

The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering celebrated its 20th anniversary as a department. Established as a formal department in 2002, BME has been a national leader in basic and translational interdisciplinary research, from neural engineering to imaging… Read More

2022 BME Halloween Contest Announcement

Thank you to those who participated in our Halloween decorating contest! The 7 panel of judges had a lot of fun walking around to the labs and seeing everyone’s fun and festive décor and we are excited to announce the… Read More

UF BME at the BMES Annual Meeting

UF BME had an excellent turnout for the 2022 BMES Annual Meeting in San Antonio this past month! Thank you to everyone who came out and supported the Department. Faculty, post-docs, graduate and undergraduate students, and staff members were all in… Read More

Keselowsky and Avram’s paper published in PNAS

Congratulations to Drs. Benjamin Keselowsky, co-corresponding author Dorina Avram, recent BME Ph.D. graduate Alexander Kwiatkowski, and coauthors on their paper being accepted in the prestigious journal, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) demonstrating antigen-specific therapies treating autoimmune disease, multiple sclerosis. The team demonstrates… Read More

Engineering the Hi-Fi Brain

A public-private UF collaboration seeks to optimize clinical outcomes by pumping up the volume through novel neuroprostheses fabrication Every audiophile long ago celebrated the quantum leap from stereo to multichannel for their immersive listening experience. Now, through a $4.5 million… Read More