Robert Matheny, a cardiothoracic surgeon, is giving last-minute instructions to another surgeon who is about to operate on a baby 2,000 miles away in a neon city.
When your doctor diagnoses a condition and recommends a course of treatment, she relies on her extensive training, guidelines from professional medical organizations, and previous experience with thousands of other patients.
A new breakthrough discovery by a team of scientists, which includes Annabelle Singer, assistant professor in the Wallace H.
A team sponsored by worldwide medical device manufacturer Boston Scientific took home the award for best biomedical engineering (BME) project at the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Fall 2016 Capstone Design Expo, Tuesday night at McCamish Pavillion.
Yonggang Ke, assistant professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory, has been selected to receive a National Science Foundation CAREER Award which recognizes the highest level of excellence among early-stage researchers.
Of course Alyssa Pybus was a cross-country runner in high school.
The war on cancer is 45 years old. And while there have been some significant advances since passage of the National Cancer Act in 1971, the conflict has spread out along many fronts.
C. Ross Ethier stepped into his post as interim chair of the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering on August 1. A month later the news broke that the Coulter Department (a joint department of the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University) was ranked No. 1 on U.S.
Cassie Mitchell, research engineer in the Wallace H.
A device to measure a child’s pain. A video game to treat lazy eye. A tool that assesses concussions in real time.
Bhargav Earla was a typical nervous freshman when he arrived at the Georgia Institute of Technology to begin his studies in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME).
Bleeding disorders could one day be diagnosed by putting platelets through strength tests, researchers have proposed.
Two new grants to researchers at Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology will support studies that will increase our understanding of how balance and movement are affected in people with disorders such as Parkinson's disease, stroke and dystonia.
Manu Platt, associate professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory, honored as an Atlanta Business Chronicle 40 Under 40 awardee in 2016.
Researchers from Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology have found that balance responses in people with Parkinson's disease (PD) are altered after a three-week Adapted Tango dance rehabilitation program.
Gabe Kwong, assistant professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory, was named a recipient of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) New Innovator Award on Oct. 4.
The Collegiate Inventors Competition has selected a team of two Georgia Tech and Emory graduate students as finalists in its 2016 annual competition. Aaron Blanchard and Kevin Yehl are students in the Wallace H.
In light of this year’s Diversity Symposium theme, “Celebrating Women at Georgia Tech,” Institute Diversity created the Gender Equity Champion Awards to recognize members of the faculty, staff, and student body, and a unit (office, depa
After a few years of grad school at the Georgia Institute of Technology, working toward his Ph.D. in biomedical engineering, it dawned on John Nicosia: He could not envision a future for himself in a traditional academic role.
The Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory is ranked No.1 in U.S.