News

BME-in-Practice: Iterative curriculum design

June 7, 2018

Incubators are common among entrepreneurs to nurture and develop a new product, application, or business idea. Assistant Professor Aileen Huang-Saad is also applying the concept to biomedical engineering practice – and to engineering education – through a novel “instructional incubator” and series of short, experiential courses.

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Findings in mice show pill for breast cancer diagnosis may outperform mammograms A new kind of imaging could distinguish aggressive tumors from benign, preventing unnecessary breast cancer treatments.

May 15, 2018

A new kind of imaging could distinguish aggressive tumors from benign, preventing unnecessary breast cancer treatments.

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‘Nightmare bacteria:’ Michigan Engineers discuss how to combat antibiotic resistance Drug-resistant bugs are on the rise and new approaches are needed.

April 20, 2018

Health officials at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention earlier this month said they are seeing rising cases of “nightmare bacteria” that show strong resistance to antibiotics. More than 200 cases were reported in the last year alone, and across every state in the U.S. “Unusual resistance germs—which are resistant to all or […]

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Events

Bioethics Discussion: Neuroethics

September 11, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Lurie Biomedical Engineering

Bioethics Discussion: Drugs

September 25, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Lurie Biomedical Engineering

Bioethics Discussion: Alternative Medicine

October 9, 2018 - 10:00 am
Off Campus Location