News

U-M BME’s Anne Draelos Named a 2024 Sloan Research Fellow in Neuroscience

February 20, 2024

Congratulations to U-M BME’s Anne Draelos, who has been named a 2024 Sloan Research Fellow in Neuroscience. Awarded annually since 1955, the fellowships honor exceptional U.S. and Canadian researchers whose creativity, innovation, and research accomplishments make them stand out as the next generation of leaders.  Dr. Draelos, an Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Computational […]

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Multimodal AI model may guide personalized treatments for tuberculosis

February 12, 2024

AI approach helps researchers interpret large biomedical data sets to accurately predict tuberculosis treatment prognosis A team of University of Michigan researchers, led by Sriram Chandrasekaran, Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, and postdoctoral fellow Awanti Sambarey developed a multimodal AI model to predict treatment outcomes of tuberculosis (TB) patients. Their analysis of real-world worldwide patient data […]

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U-M Medical School sees significant growth in NIH research awards and ranking

February 9, 2024

by Kelly Malcom In a highly competitive field, Michigan Medicine once again rises to the top. Based on recent federal fiscal year data released by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the largest single funder of biomedical research in the world, the U-M Medical School is ranked number 11 in the country, up from 13 […]

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Events

Biomedical Engineering Seminar Series

Location, location, location - Affinity targeting of biotherapeutics to the brain, bone, blood, and lung, with Colin Greineder, M.D., Ph.D.

February 22, 2024 - 3:30 pm
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Building

Making a Difference

Discover the BME Design Space

The BME Commons, teaching, learning, teamwork, collaboration and ideation space is a gathering place for the BME community. Several key features of the BME Commons include: The goals of the space are to foster teamwork and community, integrate professional practice into BME curriculum, and promote engineering / industry / medicine interactions. “We’re excited to have […]

Biomedical Engineering at Michigan: Happening Now

From an engineered scaffold to aid in the early detection of breast cancer metastasis, to a controlled form of ultrasound to non-invasively destroy bad tissue in the body, to a determined mission to enable neural control of prosthetics, Michigan Biomedical Engineering is developing incredible solutions to the worlds most pressing biological and medical challenges.

Coulter Translational Research Partnership Program

The U-M Coulter Translational Research Partnership Program is a funding and commercialization program that accelerates development of medical product concepts invented at UM to the point of licensing to established companies or to venture/angel-backed startups. https://bme.umich.edu/research/coulter/