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March 21, 2016
Originally published by Alisson Clark, UF NEWS Shirley Pincus woke up in her hospital bed and waited for the pain.Years of failed surgeries had eroded her optimism. The pain always came back.A nerve block hadn’t helped. Amputating the tips of two...
March 18, 2016
For the fifth year in a row, the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering has risen in the U.S. News & World Report’s national rankings. UF BME placed 15th among public school institutions in the U.S. News & World Report...
March 16, 2016
The University Scholars Program introduces undergraduate students at the University of Florida to the exciting world of academic research. In the program, students work one-on-one with UF faculty on selected research projects. A competition is help...
March 08, 2016
Benjamin G. Keselowsky, associate professor and UFRF Professorship in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been invited to join the editorial board of the Journal Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine (...
March 08, 2016
The UF student chapter of the Society for Biomaterials (SFB) will be hosting its fifth annual Biomaterials Day on March 11, 2016 at the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom. This one-day symposium will include a keynote lecture and 4 invited talks by leading...
March 02, 2016
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Aysegul Gunduz, an assistant professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, has received a 2016 National Science Foundation Career Award. The NSF Faculty Early Career Development (...
March 02, 2016
Tissue-engineering techniques such as bioprinting could one day be used to create biological tissues for transplantation. Professor Yong Huang’s lab and their Tulane University collaborator have successfully demonstrated the feasibility of laser...
February 19, 2016
Two professors in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Engineering’s work has been highlighted in Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME). The goal of TBME is to publish original contributions in any area of biomedical engineering that...
February 04, 2016
A University of Florida organization, Generational Relief in Prosthetics (GRiP) designs and manufactures 3D printed assistive devices for children and adults with upper limb differences all throughout the nation. GRiP focuses on the empowerment of...
February 04, 2016
Mingzhou Ding, Pruitt Family Professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been invited to join the editorial board of The Journal of Neuroscience as an associate editor. Ding was selected by the senior and...

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