• Paul Yager at-home test with cell phone
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    Making good: Desire to help others inspires diverse research

Making good: Desire to help others inspires diverse research

What do at-home disease test kits, neuroscience and the fit of artificial limbs share in common the researchers’ dedication to serving the public good and improving health. We talk with three researchers about the motivations for their work and the impact it stands to make.

  • Joan Sanders, Professor of UW Bioengineering
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    Joan Sanders to present UW Medicine “Science in Medicine” Lecture, January 20, 2015

Joan Sanders to present UW Medicine “Science in Medicine” Lecture, January 20, 2015

UW Bioengineering Professor Joan Sanders will present in the 2014-2015 Science in Medicine Lecture series. The series, presented on behalf of the School of Medicine and Council on Research and Graduate Education, features talks by UW Medicine faculty researchers and clinicians on topics representing the breadth and diversity of UW Medicine’s cutting-edge research and clinical care.

Joan Sanders develops smarter prosthetics

UW Bioengineering professor Dr. Joan Sanders is leading efforts to develop a device which continuously monitors the minute-by-minute changes in residual limb volume experienced by amputees. This technology could one […]

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    Joan Sanders awarded best presentation on prosthetics research

Joan Sanders awarded best presentation on prosthetics research

UW Bioengineering professor Dr. Joan Sanders was awarded best presentation for the Thranhardt Lecture Series at the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists annual meeting on February 21 in Orlando, […]