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January 10, 2018
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering proudly congratulates the following M.S. and Ph.D. graduates who obtained their degrees in Fall 2017.These are:Evelyn Bracho-Sanchez, Ph.D.Dissertation title: Targeted Extracellular...
January 02, 2018
BME Industry Partner News:Austin, TX USA, December 21, 2017 – Alafair Biosciences, Inc., an early-stage biotechnology company, today announced that it has launched its first product, VersaWrap® Tendon Protector (VersaWrap®), in the U.S. market....
December 18, 2017
Two BME Ph.D. students, Adam Grippin and Jose Varillas, received awards at the UF Health Cancer Center (UFHCC) Research Day, which aims to foster education and training and to build research collaborations throughout the University of Florida campus...
December 13, 2017
Congratulations to Team Tech who won second place at the Society for Women Engineers (SWE) Conference, the world’s largest conference for women in engineering and technology. The winning project is entitled, “Spinal Fusion Interbody Spacer.”...
December 06, 2017
Science becomes art in the winning and notable photographs from the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering 2017 Art of Research Photo Contest. Thank you to all who submitted their images!This annual event celebrates the art of...
December 04, 2017
The Student Association for the Support of Science (SASS) is a new student organization within the department that advocates for science and informed science policy. SASS highlights the many benefits science has brought to our community and our...
November 29, 2017
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering awarded Dr. Jon Dobson with the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Professorship.The departmentally-approved criteria for appointment to this professorship are excellence and national...
November 20, 2017
Thank you to everyone who participated in our 6th Annual Pruitt Research Day! This year, we celebrated our 15th anniversary as a department! We had a successful event which included a full day of student talks, keynote speakers and poster...
November 06, 2017
Dr. Gregory A. Hudalla, assistant professor & J. Crayton Pruitt Family Term Fellow, was recently awarded a National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) Trailblazer R21 Award for his grant entitled, “Supramolecular...
November 01, 2017
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering was thoroughly represented during the Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting October 11-14, in Phoenix, Arizona!This year, Dr. Kevin J. Otto, associate professor, co-chaired...

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