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Nuttada Panpradist wins $50,000 Third Place APF Student Technology Prize for Primary Healthcare

Nuttada is developing OLA-SIMPLE, which aims to be the first instrument-free device that emulates the diagnostic capabilities of laboratory testing to provide a rapid visual readout of HIV diagnosis, viral load and drug resistance at the point of care.

By | October 13th, 2016|

College of Engineering features Bioengineers without Borders team’s project to create portable anesthesia device for developing countries

Photo: Eric Swanson and David Peeler, Bioengineers Without Borders team members and Bioengineering graduate students. A [...]

By | October 12th, 2016|

Washington Molecular Imaging and Therapy (WAMIT) Center receives College of Engineering Strategic Research Initiatives Award

WAMIT will establish a one-of-a-kind molecular imaging center at UW to make major advances in precision medicine leading the next major wave in medical diagnosis and treatment, and significantly strengthen the infrastructure for translating scientific discoveries into clinical applications.

By | October 4th, 2016|

Pun lab researchers win national cancer treatment nanotech challenge

The researchers were selected for their proposal and business plan to develop a targeted drug delivery system for breast cancer which targets a specific population of tumor-promoting cells.

By | September 20th, 2016|

Kelly Stevens receives UW ISCRM John H. Tietze Stem Cell Scientist Research Award

This award recognizes Dr. Stevens' efforts to address the clinical challenge of liver disease by building an artificial engineered liver using pluriopotent stem cells.

By | October 5th, 2016|

Wendy Thomas presents at Strengthening STEM through Diversity event

Wendy Thomas, associate professor of bioengineering and vice chair of academic affairs, delivered the plenary talk at Oct. 8's Strengthening STEM through Diversity event, an all-day event focused on inclusivity in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

By | October 12th, 2016|

Patrick Stayton, Valerie Daggett to present 2016-17 Science in Medicine Lectures

Patrick Stayton, the Distinguished Career Professor of Bioengineering and director of the UW Molecular Engineering and Sciences Institute, and Valerie Daggett, professor of bioengineering, will present 2016-2017 UW Medicine Science in Medicine Lectures.

By | September 30th, 2016|

UW Bioengineering e-News – 2016 Year in Review

UW Bioengineering's Innovation and Impact offers an update on our innovation in research and education, and recognizes recent student and faculty achievements.

By | October 14th, 2016|

UW Bioengineering welcomes new undergraduate peer advisor Brittni Burgess

As a peer advisor, junior and pre-med student Brittni Burgess is excited to help prospective applicants to the bioengineering major gain an inside perspective of the BioE student experience.

By | October 3rd, 2016|

2016 Allan S. Hoffman Lecture – Kinam Park, “Drug Delivery Systems: Accelerated Evolution for the Future”

2016 Allan S. Hoffman Lecture: “Drug Delivery Systems: Accelerated Evolution for the Future” to be presented by Kinam Park, Ph.D., the Showalter Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering & College of Pharmacy, Purdue University. 4:30 p.m., Monday, October 10, 2016

By | September 15th, 2016|