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August 10, 2017
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering recently hosted Engineering for Biology: Multidisciplinary Research Experiences for Teachers in Elementary Grades (MRET). Dr. Chelsey Simmons, BME affiliate and assistant professor in...
August 02, 2017
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering proudly congratulates the following M.S. and Ph.D. graduates who obtained their degrees in summer 2017.Congratulations to:Anthony Frei, Ph.D.Dissertation title: The Local Release of...
July 31, 2017
Congratulations to BME Ph.D. student Adam Grippin who was recently awarded a $10,000 Circle of Hope for Cancer Research Inc. grant for his research in the area of brain tumor immunotherapy.Circle of Hope for Cancer Research Inc. is a local nonprofit...
July 31, 2017
Heard on All Things Considered, NPR The European slug is average in every way: slimy, brownish, shorter than a credit card.But Arion subfuscus has a minor superpower: When it's scared, it can glue itself to wet surfaces very well, and do so...
July 24, 2017
For Dr. Aysegul Gunduz, assistant professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, forging new paths in the landscape of patient care is at the forefront of her research.Her research strategy involves studying neural...
July 05, 2017
Dr. Daniel Ferris, Robert W. Adenbaum Professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Engineering, has been invited to serve as editor-in-chief of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Transactions on Neural Systems...
July 05, 2017
Many drug treatments for multiple sclerosis suppress the entire immune system, a big drawback that leaves patients susceptible to infection and cancer.Now two University of Florida researchers have been awarded a $2.6 million grant by the National...
June 29, 2017
Three faculty members at the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering received promotions in recognition of the quality and impact of their contributions to UF, the profession and society. Achieving University recognition...
June 26, 2017
We are excited to welcome Dr. Walter Lee Murfee to the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering. Murfee will join the department as an associate professor this fall.Murfee earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the...
June 21, 2017
We are excited to welcome Dr. Jennifer Nichols to the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering. Nichols will join the department as an assistant professor in January 2018.Nichols earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering from...

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