Monthly Archives: October 2017

Large Presence at the 2017 BMES Annual Meeting

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The Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) is the largest professional society representing the Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering fields, and their annual meeting attracts almost 4,000 researchers, clinicians and professionals from the medical device and biotechnology fields.   On October 12-14 of 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona, the Department of Biomedical Engineering at FIU, hosted a space at […]

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Fall 2017 Undergraduate Research Day

On September 29, 2017, the department of Biomedical Engineering at FIU hosted the Annual Undergraduate Research Day as part of the Wallace H. Coulter Biomedical Engineering Lecture Series. The event featured the research of many of the department’s outstanding undergraduate students. And also included lectures from speaker Philip Rosenfeld, professor of Ophthalmology at the Bascom […]

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Dr. Sharan Ramaswamy Awarded 2017 Outstanding Mentor Award

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Every year, during the Annual McKnight Doctoral Fellows Meeting, the Florida Education Fund (FEF) announces the winners of the William R. Jones Outstanding Mentor Awards.  After reviewing Sana Nasim’s excellent nomination statement on Ramaswamy’s behalf, the William R. Jones Awards Committee unanimously awarded him the 2017 Outstanding Mentor Award. Ramaswamy was invited to join McKnight […]

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