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Biomedical Engineering Department Honors Top Undergraduate Seniors

The future of our nation is in good hands. That was the message Ravi Bellamkonda wanted to drive home in his opening remarks at the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) Leadership Reception last Friday (May 6). The reception recognizes the top undergraduate seniors majoring in biomedical engineering.

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Ajit Yoganathan’s Lifetime of Cardiovascular Research Recognized at International Symposium

Ajit Yoganathan, Regents’ Professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory, delivered the keynote speech at the 11th International Symposium on Biomechanics in Vascular Biology and Cardiovascular Disease held in Atlanta, Georgia at Emory University during May 2-3, 2016.  After his presentation, Yoganathan was recognized for his lifetime contributions and advancements in the field of cardiovascular research.

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Shella Keilholz Wins Funding for Transformative Neuroscience Research

Shella Keilholz, associate professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory Univeristy, has been selected to receive up to $40,000 from the Georgia Tech Fund for Innovation in Research and Education.

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Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Investing in the Future with Petit Scholars

Children’s health issues remain front and center for a dedicated group Petit Undergraduate Research Scholars, thanks to the support of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (Children's), which is working to improve the future of care for its young clientele. Children’s is supporting six Petit Scholars through its Children’s Scholars Program this year, an initiative that is part of the Children’s Pediatric Technology Center, a collaboration that includes Emory University and Georgia Tech.
 
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Eberhard Voit's Dynamic Model Helps Understand Healthy Lakes to Heal Sick Ones

Eberhard Voit's dynamic model for microbial populations in healthy lakes could help scientists understand what’s wrong with sick lakes. Voit, a Regents' Professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department, produced what may be the largest dynamic model of microbial species interactions ever created. Their model could help scientists understand what’s wrong with sick lakes, prescribe cures, and predict what may happen as environmental conditions change. 

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Design Instructor Marty Jacobson Stresses the Human Component, Whether it’s Medical Devices or Mandolins 

“I tell my students that what I’m doing making instruments is exactly the same thing they’re doing in designing a medical device,” Marty Jacobson says. “The recipe for good design is the same: It’s about understanding the problem, understanding the users and their needs, then taking the time to go through each step. It’s an iterative, cyclical process.

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Register: Virtual Career Fair - July 14 

Georgia Tech's Center for Career Discovery and Development is sponsoring a virtual career fair July 14. The event is open to Georgia Tech students and alumni across all majors.

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