Humans of UW Bioengineering

The student-led Humans of UW Bioengineering project offers an inside perspective of the department’s student experience, direct from students themselves.

  • Atrina Gharai

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Atrina Gharai

February 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Atrina Gharai

Atrina Gharai discusses her motivation to study bioengineering and neurobiology as a premed and her research in the Kim lab, and offers advice for students to explore their interests through extracurricular activities.

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Chrissi Nhan

February 14th, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Chrissi Nhan

Chrissi Nhan talks about her decision to pursue a career in consulting after she graduates, and how she has fit an internship, study abroad in Paris and exploring her academic and research interests into her time in the BioE major.

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Karl Manner

February 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Karl Manner

Undergraduate Karl Manner discusses how bioengineering led to his interest in drug development, and future plans to work in biotechnology industry to focus on real-world applications of research.

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Namratha Potharaj

January 31st, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Namratha Potharaj

Namratha Potharaj talks about exploring her passion for global health in BioE and Bioengineers without Borders, and her hope to, one day, apply her engineering skills as a physician.

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Bill Koski

January 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Bill Koski

Bill Koski talks about his path to bioengineering through neurobiology research, and how the major sparked his interest in entrepreurship.

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Connor Tsuchida

January 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Connor Tsuchida

Undergrad Connor Tsuchida talks about his experience in leadership with BMES and student journal Denatured, and offers advice to prospective students.

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  • Students completing in 2017 CSNE Hackathon

Students create solutions to neural engineering problems at 2017 CSNE Hackathon

February 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on Students create solutions to neural engineering problems at 2017 CSNE Hackathon

Video: Q13 Fox Seattle coverage of the 2017 CSNE Hackathon. UW’s CSNE (Center for Sensorimotor [...]

  • Eric Juang and Averkiou research group

M.S. student Eric Juang receives poster award at 22nd European Symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging

February 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on M.S. student Eric Juang receives poster award at 22nd European Symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging

Master of Science student Eric Juang won the poster award at the 22nd European Symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging, held Jan. 19-20 in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

  • Nuttada Panpradist and student research team

Global research impact: College of Engineering interviews Ph.D. student Nuttada Panpradist about her HIV diagnostics work

February 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Global research impact: College of Engineering interviews Ph.D. student Nuttada Panpradist about her HIV diagnostics work

The UW College of Engineering published an interview with Nuttada Panpradist, a fourth year Ph.D. student in Associate Professor Barry Lutz's lab who is developing an instrument-free device that can detect HIV infection, drug resistance and viral load. Nuttada talks about her path to research in BioE, and inspiration to pursue better health care worldwide.

  • Researcher taking vial out of dry ice chamber

Online Master of Pharmaceutical Bioengineering prepares working professionals to drive drug discovery, development

December 13th, 2016|Comments Off on Online Master of Pharmaceutical Bioengineering prepares working professionals to drive drug discovery, development

In this professional master's degree program, students gain cutting-edge knowledge in basic bioscience, drug discovery and pharmaceutics, and learn how to apply their expertise to market-based demands of pharmaceutical industry.

  • BioE students teach toy adaptation at Holiday Toy Hack event

Bioengineering Outreach and Honors team adapts toys for children with disabilities at holiday toy hack event

December 13th, 2016|Comments Off on Bioengineering Outreach and Honors team adapts toys for children with disabilities at holiday toy hack event

At the TCAT Hack for Access: Holiday Toy Event on Sunday December 11, volunteers from UW and the Seattle community adapted toys for children with disabilities – just in time for the holidays!

  • BioE PhD student Molly Mollica talks to Seattle's King 5 TV about toy adaptation

King 5 TV features toy hack event co-hosted by UW Bioengineering Outreach

December 12th, 2016|Comments Off on King 5 TV features toy hack event co-hosted by UW Bioengineering Outreach

Image: BioE Ph.D. student Molly Mollica talks with Seattle's King 5 TV about the importance [...]

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