EVENTS & SEMINARS

6/30 - Associate Professor Ao Ma receives $405k 3-year NSF grant for “Conformational dynamics, reaction coordinates, and time scale separation in biomolecular systems from the perspective of energy flows.”

6/08 - Associate Professor David Eddington receives $416k 2-year NIH R21 grant for “Confined Genetic Transformation and Exchange of Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Femtoliter Microdroplets.”

5/25 - Ahmed Metwally, Bioinformatics PhD student of Yang Dai lab, wins 2nd place for poster "Microbiome Dynamics as Predictors of Lung Transplant Rejection" at Great Lakes Bioinformatics Conference (GLBIO'17) and Scientific Excellence Award for 1st place poster at UIC Department of Medicine Scholarly Activities Day

5/22 - Ahmed Metwally, Bioinformatics PhD student co-advised by Dr. Dai and Dr. Perkins received a CCTS Pre-doctoral Education for Clinical and Translational Scientists (PECTS) Fellowship

5/17 - East Meets West: Engineering, dentistry collaboration leads to new biomaterials

5/16 - App that tracks bipolar manic, depressive episodes wins award

4/12 - Clinical Associate Professor Miiri Kotche receives Fulbright to study in Finland

4/1 - Nicholas Marjanovic, Kevin Kerr, Ricardo Aranda & Hananeh Esmailbeigi, the BMES Tongue-Computer Interface project team, awarded VentureWell E-Team Program grant

3/14 - UIC bioengineering student awarded "Gates Cambridge Scholarship"

2/28 - Engineering World Health team achieves official Performance Certification for Laminar Airflow Equipment from LabMetrics, Inc.

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