biomedical

Engineering Undergraduate Students Present Research in the 2019 Research Creativity and Innovation Forum

Each year, the University of Miami’s Research Creativity and Innovation Forum (RCIF) provides the opportunity for undergraduate students to showcase their creativity, achievement, innovation and research in a professional setting. This year was no different,...

Biomedical Engineering Faculty Receives the 2020 Provost’s Research Award for Research in Spinal Cord Injuries

Courtney Dumont, an assistant professor in University of Miami College of Engineering (UMCoE) Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME), received the 2020 Provost’s Research Award (PRA) for her research in regenerating nerve cells following spinal...

Two Engineering Students Will Present at First Graduate and Postdoctoral Research Symposium

Alvaro Ruiz Emparanza, a PhD candidate in the University of Miami College of Engineering (UMCoE) Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, and Vera Mayo, a PhD candidate in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, will present...

Department of Biomedical Engineering Welcomes Assistant Professor in Neural, Cognitive and Brain Engineering

Andrew (Andy) Dykstra has joined the University of Miami College of Engineering (CoE) as an assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME). Dykstra’s research focuses on the neural basis of auditory perception and cognition and...

Alumnus Leonard Pinchuk Awarded Prestigious National Academy of Engineering 2019 Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ Prize for Innovations in Bioengineering

The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has awarded the 2019 Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ Prize to Dr. Leonard Pinchuk, MSBE ’79, PhD ’84, along with colleagues Dr. Julio Palmaz, Dr. John Simpson, Dr. Richard Schatz and Dr. Paul Yock.  The Prize...

Harnessing the Power of Stem Cells: An Invention to Extract and Use Adult Stem Cells from Adult Neural Crest-Derived Tissues

Cells are the building blocks of all living things. They provide structure for the body, take in nutrients from food, and carry out other important functions. Cells also contain the body’s hereditary material and are able to make identical copies of...
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