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February 14, 2012
Biomedical Engineering students can be the perfect life savers. Not only do they understand biology and human physiology, they also understand technologies like an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED).On February 11, 2012, nineteen BME students...
February 07, 2012
This recently established seminar series honors the J. Crayton Pruitt Family, and especially J. Crayton Pruitt, Sr., for their exceptional support for the Department. As Dr. Pruitt was particularly interested in nurturing young scholars we have...
February 01, 2012
After dropping the season opener, the BME soccer team reorganized and recovered. Building on their second half improvements from the first game, the Ballers notched their first win of the season to bring their record to 1-1-0. With a strong defense...
January 25, 2012
Defensive struggles in the first half doomed the BME Ballers to drop a 3-5 decision to Bicuspid Futbol in the intramural regular season opener on Tuesday night, January 24. Last season the BME soccer team was forced to linger on the waiting list...
December 12, 2011
Dr. Huabei Jiang, a J. Crayton Pruitt Family Professor, has been awarded a one-year $155,250 Bankhead-Coley Bridge Grant entitled “Combined Photoacoustic and Diffuse Optical Tomography.” Dr. Stephen Grobmyer, MD, Associate Professor and Edward M....
December 09, 2011
Dr. Kyle Allen successfully transitioned his K99/R00 career award from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases to its independent research phase. The 3-year $747,000 award will support Dr. Allen's new laboratory in...
November 21, 2011
This series of lectures is newly established in honor of the J. Crayton Pruitt Family for their exceptional support for the Department.  We are especially indebted to J. Crayton Pruitt, Sr., (1931-2011) not only for financial support, but also...
October 10, 2011
It is with great sadness in our hearts that we note the passing of Dr. J. Crayton Pruitt, Sr. Dr. Pruitt was a visionary leader for the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering. He made multiple gifts endowing the department,...
August 29, 2011
Janie Fouke was named Dean of Engineering at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.  Dr. Fouke was formerly the provost at the University of Florida and a faculty member in the BME department.  We congratulate Dr. Fouke with...
May 27, 2011
BME Professor Huabei Jiang was named UF Research Foundation Professor for 2011.  Funded from royalty income from UF technologies, this prestegious professorship was awarded to 33 professors.  The three-year award includes an annual salary...

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