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Attendees look over posters at the 2018 biomedical engineering Biomaterials Day.

The Department of Biomedical Engineering events include seminars, student organization events and more.

Spring 2022

February

Thursday, February 24: BMEN 681 Seminar: Dr. Adrienne Carter-Sowell - 3:55 p.m., Zoom
Dr. Adrienne Carter-Sowell, professor of psychology at the University of Oklahoma, will present a seminar titled “Cultivating a Sense of Belonging in the Academy: Tips for Success and Satisfaction in BME.” View the linked seminar flyer.

Monday, February 28: BMEN Departmental Social - 1:30-3 p.m., ETB First Floor Atrium
The Department of Biomedical Engineering will be hosting a Mardi Gras themed social. Join us for cupcakes, drinks and a themed photo booth. We look forward to seeing you there!

March

Thursday, March 3: BMEN 681 Seminar: Dr. Catherine Whittington - 3:55 p.m., ETB 1034 and Zoom
Dr. Catherine Whittington, assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute, will present a seminar titled "Designing Engineered Tissue Platforms for In Vitro Disease Modeling." More details coming soon.

Thursday, March 10: BMEN 681 Seminar: Dr. Daniel Gallego Perez - 3:55 p.m., ETB 1034 and Zoom
Dr. Daniel Gallego Perez, assistant professor in General Surgery at the Ohio State University College of Medicine, will present a seminar on biomedical nanotechnology. More details coming soon.

Monday-Friday, March 14-18: Spring Break

Wednesday, March 23: Seminar: Dr. Mehmet Toner - 4:10 p.m., ZACH 440
Dr. Mehmet Toner, professor at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, will present a seminar on biopreservation, tissue engineering and microfluidics as part of the Fowler Distinguished Lecture Series. More information on Dr. Toner can be found in his profile.

Thursday, March 24: BMEN 681 Seminar: Dr. Michael DiMaio - 3:55 p.m., ETB 1034 and Zoom
Dr. Michael DiMaio, thoracic surgeon at Baylor Scott and White Plano, will present a seminar on cardiology. More details coming soon.

Thursday, March 31: BMEN 681 Seminar: Dr. Kevin Ward - 3:55 p.m., ETB 1034 and Zoom
Dr. Kevin Ward, professor in Emergency Medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School, will present a seminar on trauma and combat casualty care. More details coming soon.

April

Thursday, April 7: BMEN 681 Seminar: Dr. Dawn Elliott - 3:55 p.m., ETB 1034 and Zoom
Dr. Dawn Elliott, Blue and Gold Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Delaware, will present a seminar on biomechanics of fibrous tissue. More details coming soon.

Thursday, April 14: BMEN 681 Seminar: Beth McCombs - 3:55 p.m., ETB 1034 and Zoom
Beth McCombs, chief technology officer at Becton Dickenson, will present a seminar on medical devices. More details coming soon.

Thursday, April 21: BMEN 681 Seminar: Dr. Ashley Brown - 3:55 p.m., ETB 1034 and Zoom
Dr. Ashley Brown, associate professor in the Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering at North Carolina State University and University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, will present a seminar on biomaterials for wound healing.

Thursday, April 28: BMEN 681 Seminar: Dr. Steve Wong - 3:55 p.m., ETB 1034 and Zoom
Dr. Steve Wong, John S. Dunn Presidential Distinguished Chair in Biomedical Engineering at Houston Methodist, will present a seminar on cell and molecular bioengineering. More details coming soon.