News: Student Highlight

Adam Li, ICM PhD student, selected for Chateaubriand Fellowship


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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William Franceschi awarded PURA Fellowship


William Franceschi, a second-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 2016-2017 academic year. Willie’s proposal was chosen by a faculty selection committee from a large group of outstanding proposals. His research seeks to […]

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