• Increasing Cost of Healthcare

    Biomedical engineers find themselves right in the middle of the situation described in this article: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/06/health/even-small-medical-advances-can-mean-big-jumps-in-bills.html. Improvements...
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  • Where Will You Live

    QMED (a popular device industry website) just released a slide deck listing the top 10 cities for medical device innovation: http://www.qmed.com/mpmn/gallery/top-us-cities-medtech-innovation. This might be useful info...
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  • Online Resource Guide for Engineering Students

    I suspect this is a “front” for one or more on-line universities - http://www.onlinecollege.org/guides/engineering, but it appears to provide an excellent list of online resources for engineering students....
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  • Summer Research Opportunity at MCW

    From: Berst, Guy Sent: Tuesday, January 21, 2014 9:37 AM Subject: Summer Program for Undergraduate Research at MCW Each year hundreds of students apply for an internship position over the summer.  Once again...
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  • FDA Regulation of Medical Devices

    Wow. Not a word engineers often used, but it what I thought when I stumbled across this, http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R42130.pdf, while preparing my BE-3001 lecture. This document appears to provide a wonderfully ...
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  • SCIENCE NEWS: Pacemaker treats sleep apnea

    This would be of interest to biomedical engineers. Pacemaker treats sleep apnea | Science News
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  • Summer Research Opportunity

    Here is the text of an e-mail I received regarding a summer research opportunity for juniors and sophomores....   We are now accepting applications for our NSF REU site focusing on Research Experiences in Neural ...
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  • Another Artificial Heart

    For many years, biomedical engineers have been working to develop artificial hearts that can provide long term support for patients' needing them. Here is story about another attempt in France:    &nbs...
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  • Congratulations Juniors

    Congratulations to the Class of 2015 for the excellent job they did on their presentations last night. Received a lot of positive feedback from our guests. Good job, now get back to work.
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  • Presentation Seating

    I'm wondering how we should work the seating tonight at the junior presentations. Here is what I mean by this. To get teams on and off the stage efficiently, it would make sense for each team to set together. On the o...
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  • Junior Presentation Announcement

    The annual junior presentation event will be held from 5:00 to 9:00 pm on Thursday, December 12 in the Todd Wehr Auditorium in the CC building. BE Juniors are required to attend this event and may bring up to two gues...
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  • Importance of Usability Test

    This short news item illustrates the importance of usability considerations and testing in the medical device design process:   How Usability Testing Prevents Horror Stories | Qmed   There is nothing more ...
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  • Granite MEDSystems in Milwaukee and in China is hiring engineers

    Granite MEDSystems is looking for biomedical/electrical engineers to add to their team. They are ramping up for the increased business with the new addition to 3D printing. Visit online: www.granitemed.com   ...
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  • Summer Research Internship at University of Nebraska - Lincoln

                  University of Nebraska - Lincoln is looking for interested students to apply to their 2014 Nebraska Summer Research Program.   Nebraska’s summer prog...
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  • Marketing Internship Opportunity - Summer 2014

    Here is an announcement regarding a Marketing Internship program that runs next summer. It is probably not a good fit for most BE students, but may be of interest to those of you interested in the business/marketing s...
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  • Robot to Help Find Cures

    Below is a link to a robot that tests for cures wayyyy faster than we can do with our hands. Hopes this interests someone!   This Robot Is Changing How We Cure Diseases
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  • Changes to Biomedical Engineering Group

    Hey Dr. Tritt, why do you keep changing the Biomedical Engineering group? This is really just a test post to see how the Ask widget works.
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  • Florida International Looking for Graduate Students

    The attached file provides information about Florida International University's interest in biomedical engineering graduates.
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  • Opportunities at Mayo

    The attached document describes graduate study and summer internship opportunities at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.
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  • Biomedical Engineer: #1 on "Best Jobs in America"

    Not a highly scientific compilation, but being a Biomedical Engineer ranks #1 on CNNMoney/PayScale's "Best Jobs in America" list. I believe this is the second straight year!   Take a look: Biomedical Engineer- B...
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