May 19, 2016 marked our 5th annual Biomedical Engineering Graduate Group Student Research Conference. Dean and Vice Chancellor Julie Freischlag opened the conference with a motivating Keynote Address on achieving career satisfaction in the health sciences. The day was well-attended by students at all levels, and the quality of research displayed in the oral and poster presentations was truly impressive.
Congratulations again to the students who received special recognition for their presentations:
Best Oral Presentation:
Wendy Brown (Athanasiou lab), “Engineering Articular Cartilage with Native Tissue Compressive Properties”
Best Poster Presentations:
Eric Berg (Cherry lab), “Initial performance of a high sensitivity PET scanner for non-human primates”