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March 04, 2019
Dr. Blanka Sharma, assistant professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been named a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program Award Winner.Sharma’s achievement will...
February 25, 2019
Congratulations to BME Ph.D. candidate, Shaheen Farhadi, who received a Student Travel Achievement Recognition (STAR) Award from the Society for Biomaterials for his abstract titled, “Locally Anchoring Proteins to Target Tissues via Fusion to...
February 18, 2019
Congratulations to BME Ph.D. student, Zhenhong Hu, for receiving the Outstanding International Student Award by the UF International Center.Hu’s advisor is Dr. Mingzhou Ding and his research interests are in the field of cognitive neuroscience. His...
February 18, 2019
Scientific Reports articleUF Health News article, by Doug BennetFor UF Health video, please click here.In a hospital’s intensive care unit, doctors get a cascade of data about each patient’s condition that can be challenging to quickly organize and...
February 18, 2019
UF Engineers solve 50+-year-old enzyme dissipation and distortion puzzle, opening the door to enzyme therapy for osteoarthritis, periodontal disease and, potentially, cancerA 50-year-old problemSince the 1960s, scientists have known that employing...
February 15, 2019
Dr. Parisa Rashidi, assistant professor, was recently awarded a National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) Trailblazer R21 Award for assessing pain management in ICU patients.The under-assessment of pain response is one of...
February 08, 2019
Congratulations to Dr. Mingzhou Ding, distinguished professor and J. Crayton Pruitt Family Professor, who recently received the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Award for 2018-2019. Ding’s mentoring...
January 31, 2019
Congratulations to the following UF BME faculty on being selected to receive a three-year University of Florida Term Professorship.•    Dr. Wesley E. Bolch, professor•    Dr. Gregory A. Hudalla, assistant professor...
January 18, 2019
UF BME Ph.D. candidate, Stephanie Cernera, was awarded a bi-annual research scholarship from the De Luca Foundation for her research project titled, “Wearable-Sensor Driven Responsive Deep Brain Stimulation for the Improved Treatment of Essential...
January 18, 2019
Science becomes art in the winning and notable photographs from the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering 2018 Art of Research Photo Contest. Thank you to all who submitted their images!This annual event celebrates the art of...

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