Worlds Ahead Graduate Giselle Valdes

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering College/School: College of Engineering & Computing Giselle Valdes became caretaker for her grandmother, who has Alzheimer’s, and her mother, who has multiple sclerosis. This inspired Giselle to research genetic...

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Senior Design Spring 2019

On Friday, April 12th, our BME undergraduate seniors participated in oral presentations showcasing their Senior Design Projects. Additionally, seniors participated in a college-wide Project Showcase on April 18th. Graduating seniors showcased their research to...

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Graduate student Maedeh Mozneb wins 3MT awards

Congratulations to graduate student Maedeh Mozneb for placing third in the state-wide 3MT competition, and second in the university-wide 3MT competition. We are proud to announce that Maedeh was also awarded the People's Choice award in both the university-wide and...

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Day with Industry Spring 2019

On April 10th, our department hosted “Day with Industry” in which we welcomed industry professionals from South Florida. Companies included Biorep, BioRASI, InnFocus, Texas Instrument, Medtronic, Zimmer Biomet, Tissue Tech, SHL Group, ImmunoSite, and Coulter...

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BME Undergraduate Student Wins Award at CURFIU

Congratulations to undergraduate BME student Luis Herran for winning the 2019 Conference for Undergraduate Research at FIU (CURFIU)! He presented his research titled "Improving the Stability of Referred Sensations Evoked by Transcutaneous Electrical...

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Chenzhong Li Inducted as AIMBE Fellow

Congratulations to Chenzhong Li who was inducted as AIMBE Fellow! Chenzhong Li is  the Worlds Ahead professor of biomedical engineering, the director of  Nanobioengineering/Biosensors Lab and an affiliated faculty in the Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry and the...

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Brigette Manohar – Highlighting Women in BME

Throughout my entire life, I have always loved the STEM field. Maybe it was because I have always been a curious person. Something about science made me wonder more and more and get more and more curious about different things... Whether it was spending hours upon...

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Lina Bernier – Highlighting Women in BME

What is your name and where are you from? Lina Mercedes Bernier Colon and I’m from San Juan, Puerto Rico What degree are you pursuing? Biomedical Engineering with Pre-Med track Why did you decide to study biomedical engineering? I have always had a profound...

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