Archive August 2019

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President's Column: Record number of abstracts submitted for 2019 BMES Annual Meeting

Nearly 4,000 abstracts were submitted for the 2019 BMES Annual Meeting, including nearly 900 undergraduate submissions this month. We will have 19 tracks during the four-day meeting (Oct. 16-19).

Nancy Allbritton named dean of UW's College of Engineering

Dr. Nancy Allbritton has been named the next Frank & Julie Jungers Dean of the College of Engineering, University of Washington Provost Mark Richards announced recently. 

Carnegie Mellon researchers develop 3D bioprinting technique using collagen

A team of researchers from Carnegie Mellon University has published a paper in Science that details a new technique to 3D bioprint tissue scaffolds out of collagen.

A simple method to improve heart-attack repair using stem cell-derived heart muscle cells

University of Alabama at Birmingham researchers have developed a simple method to improve the quality of stem cells used to grow heart muscle, the university reports.  

Student Teams Gather in Minneapolis at Medtronic for BMES Coulter College

BMES Coulter College convened recently at Medtronic in Minneapolis, MN, where students who completed the program were named Coulter Design Scholars.