Navigation Links
Internationally recognized BME professor to join University of Texas as visiting scholar
Date:6/27/2011

Professor Ali Khademhosseini, a bioengineer who is internationally regarded for his research and contributions in the area of biomedical microdevices and biomaterials, will join The University of Texas at Austin's Department of Biomedical Engineering as a Donald D. Harrington Fellow and visiting scholar for the fall 2011 semester.

Khademhosseini is an associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and holds additional appointments at the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences Technology and at Brigham & Women's Hospital. He has published almost 150 refereed publications and has been cited almost 4,000 times in just eight years. He is the second most-cited biomedical engineering faculty member in a U.S. university in the last five years. In 2007, he was named by Technology Review magazine as one of the top young innovators under the age of 35 for his development of "living legos," which can be used to make artificial organs.

"Dr. Khademhosseini's research in biomaterials, drug delivery and tissue engineering is leading to significant cost and time savings and, ultimately, to faster treatment discovery," said Cockrell School of Engineering Dean Gregory L. Fenves. "His presence on our campus will be a great asset to our faculty and students. I'm grateful for the generosity of the Harrington family, whose commitment to higher education has helped make this possible."

Created by Sybil B. Harrington as a tribute to her late husband, the Donald D. Harrington Fellows Program is one of the most well-endowed visiting scholar and graduate fellow programs in the nation, and the most prestigious at The University of Texas at Austin. The program selects only five Fellows each academic year and is designed to attract outstanding faculty that are near the beginning of their professional careers.

"It is very exciting to be selected as a Harrington fellow. In particular, I am looking forward to interacting with UT Austin's world-r
'/>"/>

Contact: Melissa Mixon
melissa.mixon@austin.utexas.edu
512-471-2129
University of Texas at Austin
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Internationally acclaimed immunologist shares $1 million Shaw Prize
2. Half of those travelling internationally not aware of potential health risks
3. Internationally known neuroblastoma expert reviews progress versus challenging childhood cancer
4. American Red Cross Responds Internationally and at Home to Chile Quake
5. Reno Children With Disabilities Profit From a Little Known but Internationally Recognized Non-Profit Organization as it Quietly Crosses the $200,000.00 Mark in Service Investment Into the Reno Area
6. Ching-Hon Pui, M.D., recognized with American Association for Cancer Research award
7. UCIs Dr. Bang H. Hoang, colleagues recognized for bone cancer research
8. BMC doctor recognized by World Health Organization for pulse oximetry training video
9. Medical oncology recognized at EU level to allow free movement of doctors
10. Brain researcher recognized for contributions to understanding, treatment of drug dependence
11. UC Irvine Medical Center recognized for heart failure program
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/3/2015)... ... July 03, 2015 , ... Brendon Burchard's new High ... of media attention. In an effort to spread the news, a comprehensive review ... days many people are feeling overwhelmed by stress and fatigue," reports Hendricks. "Many ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... ... July 03, 2015 , ... B. E. ... been retained to lead a national president recruitment for Regional Care, ... healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has recently placed more than 1,000 healthcare executives ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... TX (PRWEB) , ... July 03, 2015 , ... Jennifer ... First Choice Emergency Room , the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms ... new facility medical director of our Sienna Plantation facility,” said Executive Medical Director of ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... ... July 03, 2015 , ... The Celebrity Dresses is currently running a promotion ... of celebrities will have the opportunity to get 10% discount on orders that are ... do not have to use coupon codes or remember redemption codes. , There ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 02, 2015 , ... ... Donna Edwards (D-Md.) for her introduction of the Stop Overdose Stat (S.O.S.) Act ... by Senator Jack Reed (D-R.I.), this Act seeks to decrease drug overdose – ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:High Performance Academy - Review Of Brendon Burchard's New High Performance Training Program Released 2Health News:High Performance Academy - Review Of Brendon Burchard's New High Performance Training Program Released 3Health News:Regional Care, Inc. Retains B. E. Smith to Recruit New President 2Health News:Regional Care, Inc. Retains B. E. Smith to Recruit New President 3Health News:Dr. Jennifer Renee Hanes Named by First Choice Emergency Room as Medical Director of Missouri City, TX Facility 2Health News:Dr. Jennifer Renee Hanes Named by First Choice Emergency Room as Medical Director of Missouri City, TX Facility 3Health News:Celebrity Fashion Summer Party Dresses on sale at TheCelebrityDresses.com 2Health News:AAPCC Supports the Stop Overdose Stat Act of 2015 2Health News:AAPCC Supports the Stop Overdose Stat Act of 2015 3
... Spanish . Barcelona, Spain: The largest study ... and survival after breast cancer has found that women from ... partly explained by more advanced cancer at diagnosis. Although ... with women consulting their doctors at a later stage when ...
... available in Spanish . Barcelona, Spain: ... surviving breast cancer and delaying childbirth, it is important to ... consideration when deciding on treatment, the seventh European Breast Cancer ... Armstrong, from the Department of Medical Oncology, the Christie NHS ...
... pregnant women in Bergen and Oslo will be invited ... The aim is to find out how influenza in ... also study any implications of vaccination during pregnancy. ... of swine influenza spread in Norway. Many young people ...
... ... ... 24, 2010 -- LogMatrix, a provider of log & threat management (SIEM), automated ... leading publication of security-related products and technologies has named their SIEM products ...
... expert says screening is best way to prevent breast cancer ... for breast cancer does not appear to increase overall survival ... survival rates may instead be due to controlling risk factors ... not as good as we hoped years ago," said study ...
... ... Australian start-up, has been selected to showcase its revolutionary service for managing and paying ... ... innovation conference, Finovate, has selected Controlabill to showcase its revolutionary service for managing and ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Worse breast cancer outcomes for women from poorer backgrounds are not due to late diagnosis alone 2Health News:Worse breast cancer outcomes for women from poorer backgrounds are not due to late diagnosis alone 3Health News:Fertility issues in young women with breast cancer must be addressed 2Health News:Influenza in pregnancy -- new Norwegian study 2Health News:LogMatrix Wins Info Security Products Guide “2010 Global Product Excellence Customer Trust Award” 2Health News:LogMatrix Wins Info Security Products Guide “2010 Global Product Excellence Customer Trust Award” 3Health News:Mammograms May Not Boost Survival, Danish Study Suggests 2Health News:Mammograms May Not Boost Survival, Danish Study Suggests 3Health News:Global Financial Innovations Conference Chooses Australian Start Up, Controlabill 2
(Date:7/2/2015)... 2, 2015 Pharma Major Lupin Limited ... "Biocom" in Russia subject to certain ... pharmaceutical market which recorded RUB 765 billion in sales, placing ... the world in 2014 (IMS Health). For over a decade, ... continue with this trend, projecting Russia ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... -- The report "Silage Inoculants & Enzymes ... & Enterococcus), Enzymes (Fibre-digesting & Starch-digesting), Crop-type & Geography ... & Enzymes Market is expected to reach $489.05 Million ... to 2020. Browse 75 market Tables ... P ages and an in-depth TOC on ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... , 2. Juli 2015 BGI gab ... in Hongkong vom American College of Pathologists ... ist das erste klinische Next-Generation-Sequencing Labor, das ... CAP-Zertifkat erhält und somit die höchsten Standards ... bestehenden US FDA - 21 CFR Part ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Lupin Acquires Biocom in Russia 2Lupin Acquires Biocom in Russia 3Silage Inoculants & Enzymes Market Worth $489.05 Million by 2020 2Silage Inoculants & Enzymes Market Worth $489.05 Million by 2020 3Silage Inoculants & Enzymes Market Worth $489.05 Million by 2020 4BGI erhält Akkreditierung vom College of American Pathologists (CAP) 2
... Spectros Corporation announced today that 2011 year-to-date sales revenue ... This continues the third year in a row for ... Tissue Oximeter product line was launched in 2008. ... market is embracing the Spectros state-of-the-art broadband VLS tissue ...
... Humira defect lawyers filed a lawsuit against ... drug, Humira, caused a life-threatening disease, leukemia. ... skin condition, psoriasis.  After taking the drug for approximately ... body while on a family vacation," says drug ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Spectros Corporation Year-To-Date Oximeter Sales Revenue Up 51% in First Half of 2011 2Perdue Kidd & Vickery Files Lawsuit Against Abbott Laboratories for Inadequate Leukemia and Cancer Warning 2
... designed with Shallow Point Comfort Optimization for ... with its shallow-angled edges act like blades ... tearing the skin. The unique plastic used ... even for patients with arthritis or weak ...
... tenderfoot infant heelstick device uses a highly sharpened ... a gentle arc. The incision produced is carefully ... where most nerve fibers are located, but through ... high quality blood sample with significantly less pain ...
... To sample blood safely, simply and ... safety lancets comprises five versions, offering a ... to meet all your sampling requirements. ,All ... avoid needlestick injuries and prevent cross-infection, and ...
The Stat-Let lines of disposable lancets are all designed with the goals of providing a safe and easy to achieve capillary blood sampling. All of our lancets can be used by most current models of lan...
Medicine Products: