News & Highlights

Keeping cancer cells dormant

UD postdoctoral researcher wins grant from Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition recently awarded a research travel grant to Shantanu Pradhan, a postdoctoral researcher in the University of Delaware Department of Biomedical Engineering....

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Support research opportunities for undergraduate students

UD's Summer Scholars Program offers undergraduate students the opportunity to conduct hands-on research and get a glimpse of their future careers. Your gift helps to shape the future of biomedical engineering research, including the detection, treatment and prevention...

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Robot Rehab

Biomed engineering professor receives American Heart Association grant to study robot-aided stroke rehabilitation. About every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke. Many stroke survivors have lingering brain damage that makes motor tasks, such as...

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UD Biomedical Engineering Chair to lead national organization

As president of the Biomedical Engineering Society, Dawn Elliott will focus on education. Dawn Elliott, chair of the University of Delaware’s Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been elected president of the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES). Founded in...

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Alumni entrepreneur in the news!

36 Intriguing Delawareans • Amira Idris Could a wearable vibrating device ease the phantom pain felt by people who have lost a limb? Amira Idris, a native of Nigeria who came to the University of Delaware thanks to an academic and track scholarship. is applying her UD...

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