Professor Changchun Liu licenses rapid diagnostic tool for infectious disease

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Published: March 15, 2021

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Prof. Nukavarapu and his Team was Awarded with NIH R01 to Engineer and Study Tissue Interfaces

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Published: March 1, 2021

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Professor Liisa Kuhn receives the honorary status of Fellow of Biomaterials Science and Engineering (FBSE)

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Published: February 1, 2021

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UConn Research will Go into Space!

Prof. Yupeng Chen has received a grant titled: “Engineering Multiple-Compartment Cartilage Tissue Construct for Space and Terrestrial Applications” to develop tissue constructs using DNA-inspired Janus base nanotubes in the International Space Station. This is a multi-agency grant including $400,000 to UConn from NSF and $415,000 to SpaceTango (the implementation partner) from CASIS and NASA. NASA […] . . .

Published: August 28, 2020

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Four students from the Clinical Engineering Program Awarded Scholarships from AAMI

The AAMI–HSEA Health Systems Engineering Scholarship: Rima Viradia AAMI Foundation Michael J. Miller Scholarship: Jacqueline Bertan, Shelby Johns, Emily Sizemore https://www.aami.org/detail-pages/press-release/aami-names-2020-award-and-scholarship-winners . . .

Published: June 10, 2020

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Profs. Chen and Chon Received NIH Grant to Develop Smartphone Sensor to Detect Tooth Pain

Drs. Ki Chon (right) and I-Ping Chen (left) received a new R21 grant from NIH.  Dr. I-Ping Chen is a Dental Medicine faculty at UConn Health.  This is a multi-PI collaborative grant which will investigate a novel approach to quantify dental pain.  The grant is entitled “Quantitative assessment of dental pain using a smartphone-attachable electrodermal […] . . .

Published: June 9, 2020

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Leila Daneshmandi recognized by Women of Innovation

Leila Daneshmandi, a Ph.D. candidate in our Biomedical Engineering Department, is the 2020 finalist in the category of Collegian Innovation and Leadership women of innovation. This is a great honor and accomplishment to be selected among 150 nominations. For more information, please check links below: https://www.ct.org/finalists-named-for-16th-annual-women-of-innovation-awards/ https://ctdidi.com/women-of-innovation/finalists-2020/#collegian-innovation   . . .

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Dr. Kazunori Hoshino was awarded a CAREER award from the NSF

Dr. Kazunori Hoshino was awarded a CAREER award from the NSF. His grant is entitled “Biomechanical Signatures in Vertebrate Embryonic Development.” The duration and amount of this award are 5 years and $500K, respectively. Prof. Hoshino is BME’s 5th CAREER recipient in the past 3 years. The other recipients are Profs. Pierce, Feng, Santaniello and […] . . .

Published: May 10, 2020

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UCONN BME Senior Design 2019-2020

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Published: April 20, 2020

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Professor Painter Receives 2020 AAMI Foundation & ACCE Robert Morris Humanitarian Award

Join us in congratulating the 2020 AAMI Foundation & ACCE Robert Morris Humanitarian Award recipient: Frank R. Painter “Frank reflects the spirit of Bob Morris’s vision and the necessary elements of making that vision a reality. His dedication to the profession is evident through his humanitarian work/teaching in several Clinical Engineering workshops spanning over decades […] . . .

Published: April 3, 2020

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