News: Student Highlight

Vignesh Sadras, ICM Undergraduate Student, accepted to The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

January 23, 2018

Vignesh Sadras, an fourth year undergraduate in the lab of Raimond Winslow, Director of the Institute for Computational Medicine, has been accepted to The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine’s MD program for the fall of 2018. Sadras, whose research interests include health disparities and integrative medicine, aspires to care for medically underserved patients and help them cultivate […]

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Adam Li, ICM PhD student, selected for Chateaubriand Fellowship

June 16, 2017

Adam Li, a doctoral student in the ICM lab of Sridevi Sarma, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, has been selected as a recipient of a 2017-2018 STEM Chateaubriand Fellowship. Offered by the Embassy of France in the United States to outstanding PhD students from American universities, the fellowship would provide Li with the opportunity to conduct research […]

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Inez Lam, ICM graduate student, among first candidates selected for Johns Hopkins-MedImmune Scholars PhD Program

May 31, 2017

Inez Lam, a first-year biomedical engineering PhD student, has been selected to participate in an innovative PhD program through the Johns Hopkins-MedImmune Scholars Program that will prepare her for a career in the biopharma industry. The five-year PhD program, a collaboration between Johns Hopkins University and MedImmune and the first-of-its-kind in the United States, is designed to […]

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Vignesh Sadras, ICM undergraduate, receives STAR award

May 23, 2017

Vignesh Sadras, a biomedical engineering junior in the lab of ICM Director and Raj and Neera Singh Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Raimond Winslow, is among the 30 inaugural recipients of the Summer Training And Research Program (STAR) awards. The STAR program, sponsored by The Hopkins Office for Undergraduate Research (HOUR), offers Johns Hopkins University undergraduate students a stipend so […]

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Sridevi Sarma’s students turn class projects into EMBC papers

May 4, 2017

Three groups of students from Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and ICM Core faculty Member, Sridevi Sarma‘s spring 2017 classes successfully turned group research projects into papers that have been accepted into the 39th Annual International Conference if the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC ’17). One duo, Kristin Gunnarsdottir, Biomedical Engineering PhD student, […]

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Erica Schwarz receives NSF Fellowship

April 3, 2017

Erica Schwarz, an undergraduate student in the ICM lab of Natalia Trayanova, Murray B. Sachs Professor of Biomedical Engineering, has been granted a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship. The highly competitive Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based […]

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Lindsay Clegg to receive Michael A. Shanoff Research Award

February 27, 2017

Lindsay Clegg, a PhD candidate in the lab of ICM core faculty member Feilim Mac Gabhann, was selected by the Young Investigators’ Day Committee to receive the Michael A. Shanoff Research Award for her outstanding research. Lindsay was selected from an exceptionally large number of applicants and will receive a certificate and a cash award at […]

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Collin Tokheim, Karchin Lab PhD student, lead author of published paper

December 19, 2016

Collin J. Tokheim, a doctoral student in the lab of ICM core faculty member Rachel Karchin, is the lead author of a paper titled, “Evaluating the evaluation of cancer driver genes,” which was published December 13, 2016 in the Early Edition of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Rachel Karchin, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and William […]

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