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Department News

Spring 2019

Dr. Efimov receives $3.6m AHA grant and an NIH sub-contract

Dr. Igor Efimov has received two new grants, one from the American Heart Association and another from the NIH.

BME salutes our senior project and Pelton Award nominees

The Department of Biomedical Engineering salutes three teams of graduating seniors for their outstanding senior design projects.

Christianne Chua named a Barry Goldwater Scholar

BME undergraduate Christianne Chua has been named a 2019 Barry T. Goldwater Scholar, the highest national-level award for outstanding undergraduate researchers in STEM.

Dr. Park receives SEAS Faculty Excellence Award

Congratulations to Dr. Chung Hyuk Park, who has been named the 2019 SEAS Outstanding Junior Researcher.

BME congratulates our winners of the 2019 GW Research Days competition

Four BME students won five awards at the 2019 GW Research Days competition, an annual university-wide competition sponsored by GW’s Office of the Vice President for Research.

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