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IEEE EMBS International Student Conferences – Insights from 2022 Editions

IEEE EMBS International Student Conferences—Insights From 2022 Editions

IEEE EMBS International Student Conferences—Insights From 2022 Editions 789 444 IEEE Pulse
Student members within IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) are one of the most active segments among all other membership levels. read more

Successful International EMBS Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Innovation Held in Hungary

Successful International EMBS Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Innovation Held in Hungary 150 150 IEEE Pulse
The 1st IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) and the University of Pécs International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Innovation (ICBEI) was held on 24–26 October 2022, in Pécs, Hungary. read more
Defining Success in BME Careers and Entrepreneurship

Defining Success in BME Careers and Entrepreneurship

Defining Success in BME Careers and Entrepreneurship 768 432 IEEE Pulse
The 9th Annual University of Houston BME Day on Health Care Innovations and Entrepreneurship, co-sponsored by the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, and technically co-sponsored by the BioHouston Inc., was held on 29 April 2022. read more

A New Vision

Author(s): Metin Akay
A New Vision 150 150 IEEE Pulse
I am honored and humbled to serve as the President of the world’s largest international society of biomedical engineers and scientists. Our 10,000+ IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) members reside in nearly 100 countries worldwide. EMBS provides its members with access to the people, practices, information, ideas, and opinions that are shaping one of the fastest-growing fields in science and engineering. As we continue to face unprecedented challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic, our members have contributed to life-saving scientific advances, published groundbreaking journal articles, and engaged in pioneering technical activities. Despite the significant financial and social challenges, EMBS activities continue to thrive. read more

JTEHM: The EMB Journey to Open Access

Author(s): Pamela Bhatti, Kara McArthur
JTEHM: The EMB Journey to Open Access 150 150 IEEE Pulse

The ultimate goal of engineering in medicine and biology (EMB) researchers is to improve medical care for patients and communities all over the world by providing a collaborative environment for…

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Six NICU Device Innovators Share $150K in Awards at 7th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium

Author(s): IEEE Pulse
Six NICU Device Innovators Share $150K in Awards at 7th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium 150 150 IEEE Pulse

Children’s National Hospital and the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI) announce the six winners of the $150,000 “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition, each receiving…

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What is it Like to Be an IEEE EMBS Distinguished Lecturer?

Author(s): Michael Friebe
What is it Like to Be an IEEE EMBS Distinguished Lecturer? 150 150 IEEE Pulse

I was actually talked into considering a position as an EMBS Distinguished Lecturer (DL) by one of my Indian graduate students, who believed that some of my entrepreneurial and innovation-oriented…

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Save the Date: 2019 IEEE EMBS International Student Conference

Author(s): IEEE Pulse
Save the Date: 2019 IEEE EMBS International Student Conference 150 150 IEEE Pulse

Global Young Professionals Addressing Today’s MedTec Challenges for a Healthier Tomorrow Please visit the conference website to learn more and to register!

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Using 3-D Printers and Microvolunteering to Improve Healthcare Access

Author(s): Mohan Satyaranjan, Ilhaam Ashraf, Dayaparasad Kulkarni, N. Sriraam
Using 3-D Printers and Microvolunteering to Improve Healthcare Access 150 150 IEEE Pulse

With fewer than 800,000 doctors to meet the needs of a population of 1.3 billion people, India is confronting an immense healthcare challenge. Simply put, how can more people get…

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