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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 [...]

  • Joshua Buser

Ph.D. grad Joshua Buser engineers low-cost diagnostics, mentors next generation

December 9th, 2016|Comments Off on Ph.D. grad Joshua Buser engineers low-cost diagnostics, mentors next generation

A drive to engineer solutions to global health problems compelled recent Yager lab Ph.D. graduate Joshua Buser to pursue bioengineering. He aims to bring diagnostic testing to low-resource settings – and increase access to affordable health care closer to home.

  • BioE's Yalow family

BioE families foster community, mentoring, leadership for undergraduates

December 7th, 2016|Comments Off on BioE families foster community, mentoring, leadership for undergraduates

Bioengineering has become a popular undergraduate major, and the cohort size has grown. New BioE 'families' seek to maintain the cohort's sense of community, and offer undergrads opportunities for leadership, mentoring.

  • Nuttada Panpradist and student team

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

October 13th, 2016|Comments Off on 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.

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Humans of UW Bioengineering

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

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Haseeb Malik

January 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Haseeb Malik

UW Bioengineering student Haseeb Malik talks about his path to cardiovascular engineering research in the Regnier lab, his plans to pursue a MD/Ph.D. and his experience in the BioE major.

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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