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Jason Franz Receives Major Research Instrumentation Grant from NSF

written by Kathleen Clardy for Joint BME Communications   Associate Professor Jason Franz and an investigative team spanning principal investigators in the UNC College of Arts & Sciences, UNC… Read more

Three Undergraduates Receive Awards for Summer International Research Experiences

Three UNC/NC State Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering undergraduate students received awards to participate in summer 2022 research experiences at prestigious international laboratories.  The… Read more

Melissa Caughey
Project Wins Prize in American Heart Association Heart Failure Data Challenge

Melissa Caughey, Ph.D., assistant professor in the University of North Carolina / North Carolina State Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering and Vishal Rao, M.D., cardiovascular disease research… Read more

Ke Cheng
Ke Cheng and Collaborators Create An Inhalable COVID-19 Vaccine

written by Kathleen Clardy for Joint BME Communications   Ke Cheng, the Randall B. Terry Jr. Distinguished Professor in Regenerative Medicine at NC State and the Joint Department of Biomedical En… Read more

Rocky Rothrock Wins Senior Class of 1996 Award for Advising Excellence

In the Spring UNC’s Academic Advising Program solicited input from students to nominate advisors and campus staff serving in an advising capacity for advising awards.  The nomination committee recentl… Read more

Four BME Trainees in Brown Research Group Receive Honors

Three graduate students and one Post-Doctoral Associate, trainees in Associate Professor Ashley Brown’s research group, recently were recognized by their field’s premier professional group the Society… Read more

BME Assoc. Prof. Ashley Brown Receives 2023 Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Award

One of the six 2023 Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Awards will go to BME Associate Professor Ashley Brown. The Chancellor’s Innovation Fund (CIF) provides seed funding to a select few NC State research… Read more

2021-2022 BME recipients of NIH National Research Service Award Fellowships

BME graduate student recipients of 2021-2022 NIH National Research Service Award (NRSA) Predoctoral (F31) Fellowships are: Michaela Copp, mentored by Brian Diekman; Danielle Howe, mentored by Matthew… Read more

Douglas Tremblay Wins 2022 BME, COE, and NC State EHRA Award for Excellence

BME’s NC State Laboratory Manager Douglas Tremblay was the Biomedical Engineering EHRA winner of the 2022 Awards for Excellence (AFE).  This advanced Douglas to be considered at the college level wher… Read more

Andi Scheer Wins 2022 SHRA Biomedical Engineering Award for Excellence

BME’s NC State Administrative Support Specialist Andi Scheer is the Biomedical Engineering SHRA winner of the 2022 Awards for Excellence. Andi’s recognition as the BME SHRA Awards for Excellence recip… Read more

BME Faculty Virginie Papadopoulou selected for 2022 Carolina Women’s Leadership Award

BME Research Assistant Professor Virginie Papadopoulou was recently selected for a 2022 Carolina Women’s Leadership Council Faculty Mentoring Award. Sponsored by the Carolina Women’s Leadership Counci… Read more

BME Juniors win 2nd place in the 2022 PDMA Carolinas Student Competition

A student team of BME juniors wins 2nd place in the PDMA Carolinas student innovation competition with a design concept for a healthcare need that they identified through the BME design classes. The t… Read more