News & Highlights

BME Students awarded at First Step Challenges Symposium

At the First Step Grand Challenges Program Symposium, held on the UD STAR campus, BME undergraduate students were awarded second and third place in the Health track. The SimUCath design team won second place for their wearable training system for urinary...

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Higginson receives NIH educational grant

Jill Higginson and her team have received a 5-year educational grant from NIH to incorporate practical clinical design experience into UD's Biomedical Engineering curriculum. The plan is to expand the BME interdisciplinary senior design program to include clinically...

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Kloxin has museum kiosk and radio show

April Kloxin thinks science rocks, so her research group is reaching out to the public through an interactive kiosk called Mimicking Nature at the Delaware Museum of Natural History, as well as through a radio show called Science Rocks! on the University’s student-run...

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Gleghorn wins ORAU award

Jason Gleghorn has received a Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award from Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU), a network of 115 research-oriented schools around the nation, to study lung development.   Read...

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Elliott awarded

Dawn Elliott was awarded the Van C. Mow Medal by ASME for significantly advancing the field of biomedical engineering through her contributions in musculoskeletal tissue structure-function research, her student mentorship with a focus on mentoring women, and her...

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BME grad students awarded at CBER Biomechanics Symposium

At UD's 12th annual Biomechanics Research Symposium hosted by CBER on May 8, BME grad students won both awards for podium presentations of their research. Ashutosh Parajuli won first place for presenting “A Cross-Sectional Age-Wise Assessment of Morphology and Bone...

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