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BME Shines during National Biomechanics Day 2018

April 25, 2018

Faculty and students from BME recently participated in the 2018 National Biomechanics Day. With support from the Rehabilitation Engineering Core and the College of Engineering, Jacque Cole at NC State and Jason Franz at UNC organized the events locally, welcoming … Continued

Paul Dayton elected to AIMBE College of Fellows

April 25, 2018

Election to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows is among the highest professional distinctions accorded to a medical and biological engineer. Paul Dayton has just been awarded that distinction for his work with high-resolution, non-invasive … Continued

The UNC/NC State Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering is delighted to announce the hire of Dean’s Eminent Professor of the Practice in Biomedical Engineering: Dr. George T. Ligler!

April 16, 2018

George Ligler comes to the Joint Department most recently from being the 20-year proprietor of his consulting firm GTL Associates.  Dr. Ligler via GTL Associates provided consulting in telecommunications, computer system and hardware/software engineering, and information management services to over … Continued

Technology and Innovation features profile of Fran Ligler

March 22, 2018

Technology & Innovation features Dr. Fran Ligler in this month’s National Academy of Inventors Fellow profile. In it, Dr. Ligler expounds upon her exciting new work in microfluidics and tissue-on-chip, as well as the innovative research and collaborations happening in the joint … Continued