News feed

July 15, 2016
Congratulations to BME affiliate faculty Dr. Walter O’Dell, an assistant professor in UF’s department of radiation oncology, who received funding from the Florida Department of Health to support cancer research efforts. The grants are funded by the...
July 13, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. John Sheets who has been appointed as the new director of FDA’s premarket review office for devices. Sheets is a UF alumnus and a former UF BME external advisory board member. Prior to joining the FDA, Sheets was appointed...
July 01, 2016
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering is proud to announce that 12 BME undergraduate students each received a $1,000 scholarship from the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering!     Alexa Regina...
June 30, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Lin Yang, associate professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering for his recent award of tenure! This recognition reflects Yang’s scholarly contributions to the discipline, the department and...
June 28, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Cherie Stabler, associate professor & associate chair for graduate studies in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering who has been appointed to serve a four-year term on the Bioengineering,...
June 24, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Huabei Jiang, Pruitt Family Professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, and BME Ph.D. student, Lei Yao, on the patent issuance of their technology, “Enhanced Image Reconstruction in...
June 23, 2016
Dr. Carlos Rinaldi, senior associate chair of the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been invited to present an overview of the field of nanomedicine and a summary of his research at the 2016 U.S. Kavli Frontiers of...
June 20, 2016
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering would like to welcome Dr. Edward Phelps, who has recently accepted an assistant professor position!Phelps will join the department starting January 1, 2017, focusing his...
June 14, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. David Gilland, associate professor and undergraduate coordinator in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, whose collaborative research was presented at the 2016 Society of Nuclear Medicine and...
June 13, 2016
UF BME Industry Partner, Exactech, a developer and producer of bone and joint restoration products and biologic materials for extremities, knee, hip and spine, announced an expansion of its long-standing partnership with the University of Florida (...

Pages