BME seniors interviewed on ABC 7 News

Undergraduate BME students Caitlin Carroll and William Murphy represented SEAS and GW in the December 4 WJLA-ABC 7 news piece “Obama promotes college affordability at summit.”

Prof. Kay receives NIH grant

Professor Matthew Kay, his GW colleagues—Drs. Narine Sarvazyan and Marco Mercader—and collaborators from their company (LuxCath, LLC) have received a Phase I STTR grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Heart Lung and Blood Institute.

NIH awards R03 grant to Prof. Zderic

Professor Vesna Zderic has been awarded a two-year, $152,500 R03 grant from the National Institutes of Health.

Prof. Zhenyu Li awarded $65,000

Prof. Zhenyu Li and his collaborators have been awarded a $65,000 Katzen Foundation Innovative Cancer Research Pilot Grant.

BME Features & Announcements


Top Heart Researcher to Chair Department of Biomedical Engineering

The George Washington University School of Engineering and Applied Science has recruited a leader in cardiovascular disease research to chair the Department of Biomedical Engineering.


New biomedical engineering Ph.D. program

The Department of Biomedical Engineering now offers a doctor of philosophy program in biomedical engineering. Find out more about the program and its requirements.


Medical testing on the go

This GW Today video and article describe a diagnostic device that SEAS researchers have developed that could make portable health care possible.