News & Highlights

Doctoral Dissertation Defense – Peter Worthington

Peter Worthington BME PhD Candidate Peter Worthington will be defending his dissertation on Tuesday, July 31st, 2018 at 2:00 pm in 322 ISE Lab. TITLE: THE USE OF PEPTIDE HYDROGELS IN THREE-DIMENSIONAL CELL CULTURE AND HIGH THROUGHPUT DRUG SCREENING When:  2:00 pm...

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Doctoral Dissertation Defense – Hisham M.F. Sherif M.D.

Hisham M.F. Sherif M.D. BME PhD Candidate Hisham M.F. Sherif M.D. will be defending his dissertation on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018  at 4:00 pm in  304 Pearson Lab (Studio C) TITLE: A Novel Hybrid Model for Clinical Decision-Making Corbin Strauss Model and Resilience...

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Best in Class

Sarah Rooney is this year’s winner of the Biomedical Engineering Teaching Award from the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).

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Shining a Light on Gene Regulation

Cancer treatments—from radiation to surgery to chemotherapy—are designed to remove or kill cancerous cells, but healthy cells often become collateral damage in the process. What if you could use lasers to pinpoint the treatment area and deliver medicine to cancer cells only?

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Doctoral Dissertation Defense – Rachel Riley

Rachel Riley Graduate Student Rachel Riley will be defending her dissertation on Monday, June 18th at 10:00 am in ISE Lab Room 322. TITLE: Nanoshell Platforms for Targeted Gene Regulation and Light-Triggered Cancer Therapy When:   10:00 am Monday, June 18, 2018...

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New award supports BME junior faculty

Jason Gleghorn, assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the University of Delaware, is the first recipient of the new Dr. Bernard Canavan Biomedical Engineering Early Career Faculty Research Award.

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