News & Announcements

Dr. Karchin receives NIH Funding for CRAVAT

April 13, 2016

Dr. Rachel Karchin, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and ICM core faculty member, recently received a U24 award from the National Cancer Institute for her proposal entitled “Informatics Tools for High-throughput Analysis of Cancer Mutations.” The award will fund the Cancer-Related Analysis of VAriants Toolkit (CRAVAT), an application previously developed by the Karchin lab for […]

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ICM Alum Matthew Kerr receives Multiple Honors

April 11, 2016

Matthew Kerr, who recently completed his predoctoral research in the lab of ICM core faculty member Dr. Sridevi Sarma, is the recipient of two academic honors: the George M.L. Sommerman Engineering Graduate Training Assistant Award and a Whitaker International Scholarship. The George M.L. Sommerman Engineering Graduate Training Assistant Award “recognizes outstanding performance as a graduate […]

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Drs. Mac Gabhann and Sarma host Reddit “Ask Us Anything”

April 4, 2016

On Thursday, April 7, 2016, Drs. Feilim Mac Gabhann and Sridevi Sarma, ICM core faculty members and recipients of the JHU Catalyst Award, hosted a two-hour Reddit “Ask Us Anything” session on Computational Medicine. Dr. Feilim Mac Gabhann, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, has research centered around Systems Pharmacology and Personalized Medicine. His lab builds computational […]

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Dr. Mac Gabhann receives Williams H. Huggins Excellence in Teaching Award

March 31, 2016

Dr. Feilim Mac Gabhann, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering and core faculty member of ICM, has been selected as the recipient of the William H. Huggins Excellence in Teaching Award by a subcommittee of Tau Beta Pi. The award recognizes “outstanding teaching in the Whiting School of Engineering at both the undergraduate and graduate levels […]

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Two ICM PhD students receive a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

March 30, 2016

Joseph Yu, second-year PhD student and Ryan O’Hara, a newly appointed PhD student, both in the lab of Dr. Natalia Trayanova, Murray B. Sachs Professor of Biomedical Engineering and ICM core faculty member, have been awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships. Each fellowship provides a stipend of $34,000 and a cost-of-living education allowance per year […]

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ICM Alum Hannah Carter receives Outstanding Recent Grad Award

March 11, 2016

Hannah Carter, who completed her doctoral research in the lab of ICM core faculty member Dr. Rachel Karchin, was recently selected as one of just four recipients of the Johns Hopkins Alumni Association’s 2015 Outstanding Recent Grad Award. This award  is intended to honor recent JHU graduates for exceptional achievement or service in their professional […]

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Erica Schwarz awarded PURA Fellowship

March 7, 2016

Erica Schwarz, a third-year BME student in the lab of Dr. Natalia Trayanova, Murray B. Sachs Professor of Biomedical Engineering and ICM core faculty member, has been awarded a Provost’s Undergraduate Research Award (PURA) for the 2015-2016 academic year.  Erica’s proposal was chosen by a faculty selection committee from a large group of outstanding proposals. […]

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Dr. Vidal promoted to full professor in BME

February 12, 2016

The Institute for Computational Medicine is pleased to announce that ICM core faculty member Rene Vidal was recently promoted to a full professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. Dr. Vidal also holds appointments in the Center for Imaging Science (CIS) and the Laboratory for Computational Sensing and Robotics (LCSR), and is the director of […]

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Multiple ICM Faculty Receive Hopkins inHealth Pilot Project Discovery Awards

January 29, 2016

The Johns Hopkins Individualized Health Initiative (Hopkins inHealth) has announced eight new projects as awardees of its inaugural Pilot Project Discovery Program, and the Institute for Computational Medicine is proud to be very well-represented among its recipients. ICM core faculty member Suchi Saria, assistant professor of Computer Science and Health Policy and Management, is partnering with ICM affiliated faculty […]

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Dr. Ratnanather featured on cover of JHU Engineering Magazine

January 21, 2016

Dr. Tilak Ratnanather, associate research professor of Biomedical Engineering and core faculty member of the Institute for Computational Medicine, is featured on the cover of the Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering Magazine Winter 2016 release. Inside, a four-page article entitled, “Can You Hear Me Now?” expounds upon his tireless efforts to increase the number […]

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