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.
The Regenerative Engineering and Medicine (REM) research center, a joint collaboration of Emory University, the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Georgia, has awarded seed grants totaling $560,000 to eight teams of interdisciplinary researchers who are working to harness the b
It takes a lot of nerve to pursue a Ph.D., especially in something as demanding as biomedical engineering.
Despite the hubbub about pluripotent stem cells’ potential applications, when it comes time to introduce products into patients, the stem cells are actually impurities that need to be removed.
When Cassie Mitchell first qualified for an international athletic competition, it just happened to be at the London 2012 Paralympic games and she’d only been competing for a few months as a track athlete.
“I was a little bit naïve,” she admits.
Each semester, dozens of rising second-year students apply for the privilege to address incoming students at Georgia Tech at New Student Convocation.
The Biomedical Innovation and Development (BioID) program was created in 2013 by the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University to meet a specific market need for multidisciplinary professionals, people with a broad educational background who can thrive at the intersection of medi
Using a unique single-molecule force measurement tool, a research team has developed a clearer understanding of how platelets sense the mechanical forces they encounter during bleeding to initiate the cascading process that leads to blood clotting.
Eberhard Voit can be forgiven if he sometimes felt like a recluse among scientists early in his career. As a system biologist, he didn’t have a lot of company.