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August 29, 2017
Dr. Gregory A. Hudalla, assistant professor and J. Crayton Pruitt Family Term Fellow, and collaborators were recently awarded a $1 million NSF RAISE grant entitled, “RAISE: Design of co-assembling peptides as recombinant protein fusion tags for...
August 29, 2017
UF BME students, Olivia Lanier and Rachna Sannegowda, received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Fellowship to attend the 16th NSF International Summer School (2017) on Bio-X: Biocomplexity, Biodesign and Bioinnovation.The 2017 summer school was...
August 18, 2017
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering is proud to announce that 10 BME undergraduate students each received a $1,000 scholarship from the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering.•    Margaret Pires-...
August 16, 2017
Dr. Parisa Rashidi, UF BME assistant professor, and collaborators were recently awarded an RO1 grant from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) for their work entitled, “PRECEDE: PREsurgical Cognitive Evaluation via Digital clockfacE drawing.” ...
August 15, 2017
Congratulations to the following BME students who were awarded a Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering Graduate School Preeminence Award (GSPA).•    Robert Accolla•    Matthew Becker•    Kiara Chan•...
August 11, 2017
Congratulations to five BME Ph.D. students who were recently awarded the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering Research Institute Fellowships for 2017-2018! Each institute offers five fellowships in the amount of $4,000 to new Ph.D. students. This...
August 10, 2017
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering recently hosted Engineering for Biology: Multidisciplinary Research Experiences for Teachers in Elementary Grades (MRET). Dr. Chelsey Simmons, BME affiliate and assistant professor in...
August 02, 2017
The J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering proudly congratulates the following M.S. and Ph.D. graduates who obtained their degrees in summer 2017.Congratulations to:Anthony Frei, Ph.D.Dissertation title: The Local Release of...
July 31, 2017
Congratulations to BME Ph.D. student Adam Grippin who was recently awarded a $10,000 Circle of Hope for Cancer Research Inc. grant for his research in the area of brain tumor immunotherapy.Circle of Hope for Cancer Research Inc. is a local nonprofit...
July 31, 2017
Heard on All Things Considered, NPR The European slug is average in every way: slimy, brownish, shorter than a credit card.But Arion subfuscus has a minor superpower: When it's scared, it can glue itself to wet surfaces very well, and do so...

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