Biomedical Engineering

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Biomedical Engineering seniors Jared Barfknecht (right) and Alexander Kollman (2nd from left) displayed a poster at the 2013 Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual meeting held in Seattle. Their poster described@ the battery-powered microbial incubation system they developed for testing water quality in remote. They did this project with as part of MSOE's Engineers Without Boarders (EWB) program.

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Charles Tritt

$1.7 Billion Investment

Posted by Charles Tritt Sep 26, 2013

Here is a link - http://www.qmed.com/news/stryker-bets-17-billion-mako - to a news story about Stryker spending $1.7 billion to buy a surgical robot company. I think this is indicative of the optimism of companies in the medical device marketplace and the potential for continued growth in BE jobs.

Olga Imas

FDA CDRH Online Training

Posted by Olga Imas Sep 16, 2013

BE sophomores and juniors, in preparation of your feasibility design report and presentation, please visit the following FDA site under the Center for Devices and Radiological Health.  It contains free online tutorials and courses related to regulatory compliance of medical devices. It will be a great resource for you in your senior design projects.  The courses are updated regularly, and so contain the latest information on all the regulatory changes that may be happening at the FDA.

 

CDRH Learn Course List (English)

BE juniors and seniors, GE Healtchare CT department is looking for an engineering intern in the CT imaging field.  The work will involve CT data acquisition, data and image analysis.  MATLAB or C programming is required.  The intern will be working with one of CT senior engineers, Jiahua Fan.  We had a number of students from previous years, who worked with Jiahua.

 

If you are interested, please let Dr. Imas or Dr. Tritt know, and we will forward you the appropriate contact information for your resume.  The Career Placement office also has the information related to this job. 

 

This is a part-time position, and they are looking to hire immediately.

This is mainly a clinical medicine website, but BEs might find it interesting and/or useful: Medical News and Free CME from MedPage Today

Charles Tritt

Paper topic...

Posted by Charles Tritt Sep 14, 2013

For anyone looking for a topic on which to do a research paper for business law or a similar course, consider this...

 

J&J's Blood Sugar Testing Patent Spat Turns Sour | Qmed

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Program: Biomedical Engineering, B.S. - Milwaukee School of Engineering - Acalog ACMS™