Adjunct faculty François Baneyx elected AIMBE Fellow

UW Bioengineering adjunct faculty (professor and chair of chemical engineering) François Baneyx was elected to AIMBE’s College of Fellows Class of 2015. He joins two UW Bioengineering core faculty elected to AIMBE in 2015, Suzie Pun and Valerie Daggett.

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    Master’s/Postdoc – Associate Biomedical Modeler – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Master’s/Postdoc – Associate Biomedical Modeler – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

The Associate Biomedical Modeler performs mathematical modeling and statistical analysis for clinical and laboratory research projects.

Barry Lutz receives Pilcher Faculty Fellowship

UW Bioengineering Assistant Professor receives Pilcher Faculty Fellowship, a new award for faculty who demonstrate outstanding potential for scholarly and professional contributions to the field of bioengineering and a commitment to biomedical innovation and commercialization.

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    2014 BioE Holiday Party Recap (UPDATE: Quote from Nobel Laureate guest Michael Levitt)

2014 BioE Holiday Party Recap (UPDATE: Quote from Nobel Laureate guest Michael Levitt)

More than 200 students, faculty and staff gathered in the UW’s HUB Lyceum Room on Friday, December 5th for the annual UW BioE Holiday Party to enjoy food, beverages and communal holiday spirit. Special guest Michael Levitt, 2013 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry and December UW Walker Ames lecturer, was in attendance. Party attendees participated in the Bake-Off, Ugly Sweater Contest and more!

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    4 UW Bioengineering undergraduates nominated for Goldwater Scholarships

4 UW Bioengineering undergraduates nominated for Goldwater Scholarships

The UW Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards have nominated four UW Bioengineering undergraduate students for its campus nominees for 2015-16 Goldwater Scholarships. The Goldwater Scholarship is a national merit scholarship program for students in science and mathematics that recognizes the service and courage of Senator Barry Goldwater.

2014-15 UW Bioengineering capstone scholarships announced

Congratulations to the three recipients of the 2014-15 UW Bioengineering capstone scholarships: Benjamin Read, Fablina Sharara and William Walker.

January 8, 2015: Jeffrey A. Weiss, Bioengineering, University of Utah

UW Bioengineering welcomes Jeffrey A. Weiss, Professor of Bioengineering at the University of Utah, to its Departmental Seminar series. Talk title: Patient-specific Analysis of Hip Biomechanics: Studies of Dysplasia and Femoracetabular Impingement

(Joint Pathology/BioE Faculty Candidate) January 9, 2015: Kelly Stevens, Laboratory of Multiscale Regenerative Medicine, MIT

UW Bioengineering welcomes bioengineering/pathology faculty candidate Kelly Stevens, presenting a talk entitled “Synthetic Human Tissue for Regenerative Medicine.”

(Joint Pathology/BioE Faculty Candidate) January 12, 2015: Jennifer Davis, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital/Howard Hughes Medical Institute

UW Bioengineering welcomes BioE/Pathology faculty candidate Jennifer Davis, presenting a talk entitled “Molecular Regulators of Myofibroblast Differentiation and Fibrosis”.

Autumn 2014 Mary Gates Scholarships Announced

Mary Gates Research Scholarships are competitive scholarships intended to enhance the educational experiences of undergraduate students at the University of Washington while they are engaged in research guided by faculty.