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biomedical engineering

Heart health
Getting to the heart of cardiac arrhythmia
Published Sept 25, 2018
Computer models help physicians better identify heart tissue to target during cardiac ablation, a procedure to correct irregular heartbeats
Risk/Reward
Solving the code problem for custom makers
Published Fall 2018
Alex Mathews and Param Shah are changing how custom manufacturers operate their businesses / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Medicine makes 'big bet' on basic science
Published Sept 25, 2018
$100M investment over five years aimed at unraveling the mysteries of biology
Graduate education
JHU partners with Tsinghua for new engineering graduate program
Published Sept 25, 2018
Partnership combines JHU's top-rated biomedical engineering program with the world's No. 1 engineering school
Biomedical engineering
Bringing a human touch to prosthetics
Published Sept 25, 2018
When layered on top of prosthetic hands, e-dermis device brings back a real sense of touch through the fingertips
Biomedical engineering
Students take 2nd in national competition
Published Sept 25, 2018
PneumoNIX team develops approach to reduce risk of collapsed lung during lung biopsy
Biomedical engineering
Medicine's problem-solvers
Published Sept 25, 2018
Biomedical engineering program empowers undergrads to develop real-world solutions for improving patient care
Biomedical engineering
Souped-up walker helps get pediatric ICU patients back on their feet
Published Sept 25, 2018
The AmbuMate could help ailing children out of bed—and the hospital—faster
Faculty honors
Salzberg elected to American Academy
Published Sept 25, 2018
Hopkins gene hunter among 213 individuals selected to join honorary society
Brain science
An audience might make you perform better
Published Sept 25, 2018
Performing a task in front of an audience triggers parts of the brain associated with social cognition, reward, and motor skills, study finds