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BME Faculty Publish Article: Auto-Tuning Powered Prosthetics

BME professor Dr. Helen Huang, along with collaborators Dustin Crouch, Ming Liu, Gregory Sawicki, and Ding Wang, have published “A Cyber Expert System for Auto-Tuning Powered Prosthesis Impedance Cont… Read more

Kent Gordon Selected to Receive Chancellor’s Doctoral Scholarship Candidacy Award

BME graduate student Kent Gordon has been nominated and selected to receive a Chancellor’s Doctoral Scholarship Candidacy Award from UNC Chapel Hill Graduate School’s Initiative for Minority Excellenc… Read more

BME Faculty Awarded NIH Transformative Research Grant

A team of researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and NC State University has received a $5.3 million, five-year Transformative Research (R01) Award from the National Institut… Read more

BME Participates in Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration Workshops Through NC TraCS

The NC TraCS Team Science Resource hosted a workshop entitled “Engineering Solutions to Health Problems,” with the goal of connecting engineers and clinicians to foster research relationships and deve… Read more

Dr. Zhen Gu Selected as CMBE Young Innovator

  Dr. Zhen Gu has been selected as a 2015 CMBE Young Innovator by the Biomedical Engineering Society. The Young Innovators are selected from active members of BMES who submit self-nominations. Th… Read more

Center for BioModular Multi-Scale Systems (CBM2) Receives $6.3M NIH Grant

The Center of BioModular Multi-Scale Systems for Precision Medicine (CBM2), located at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, is a collaborative venture between UNC-Chapel Hill, Louisiana State… Read more

Zhen Gu Selected as One of 35 Innovators Under 35 by MIT Technology Review

BME faculty member Dr. Zhen Gu has been named in MIT Technology Review’s 2015 list of 35 Innovators Under 35. This list of innovators features inspiring and creative people who are creating important… Read more

Jason Franz awarded 2015 ASB Young Investigator Award

BME faculty member Jason Franz has been selected as the recipient of the 2015 American Society of Biomechanics (ASB) Young Investigator Award. This annual award recognizes the early achievements of an… Read more

Elastic Drug Delivery Technology Releases Drugs When Stretched

Researchers from North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have developed a drug delivery technology that consists of an elastic patch that can be applied to… Read more

Zhen Gu Accepted to Fourth Year of ACCLAIM

BME faculty member Zhen Gu, PhD, will be participating in the fourth year of the Academic Career Leadership Academy in Medicine (ACCLAIM). Participants were selected by a steering committee comprised… Read more

Helen Huang Selected to Participate in NAE’s 2015 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposum

BME faculty member Helen Huang, PhD, has been selected to participate in the National Academy of Engineering’s 21st annual US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium. Dr. Huang joins 89 participants coming… Read more

Matthew Fisher Selected to Participate in AAOS/ORS Research Symposium

BME faculty member Matt Fisher, PhD, has been selected to participate as a Young Investigator in the AAOS/ORS Biologic Treatment of Orthopaedic Injuries (BTOI) research symposium November 5-7, 2015, i… Read more