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Joel Bader Named ICM Interim Director


Joel Bader, Professor of Biomedical Engineering and ICM core faculty member, was named interim director of both the Institute for Computational Medicine and the Malone Center for Engineering in Healthcare on July 1. A leader in systems biology of human disease, computational biology, and synthetic biology, Bader’s research focuses on genomics and biotechnology and the connection between genotype and phenotype, […]

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Septic Shock Starts Earlier Than Previously Understood


Sepsis and septic shock are the leading causes of in-hospital deaths. Dr. Raimond Winslow, Director of the Institute for Computational Medicine and Raj and Neera Singh Professor in the Dept. of Biomedical Engineering and Ran Liu, doctoral student in the lab of Dr. Winslow, say their findings could help provide earlier identification of the patients […]

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Tilak Ratnanather Featured on Neuronline


Tilak Ratnanather, Associate Research Professor, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering and ICM Core Faculty member, has written a piece featured on Neuroline. In “Expanding Accessibility in Neuroscience Through Speech-to-Text Technologies” Tilak explains how the emergence of cloud computing and machine learning has resulted in greater performance of speech-to-text (S2T) technologies, reducing the error-rate and facilitating the […]

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René Vidal elected to the AIMBE College of Fellows


René Vidal, the Herschel L. Seder Professor of Biomedical Engineering, director of MINDS, and ICM core faculty member has been elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering’s College of Fellows. AIMBE Fellows are considered the most distinguished and accomplished leaders in the fields of medical and biological engineering, and are chosen for […]

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Annie Liang Receives Barry Goldwater Scholarship


Annie Liang, Biomedical Engineering junior mentored by PhD candidate, Joseph Yu, and ICM Core Faculty member and ADVANCE Director, Natalia Trayanova, has received a Barry Goldwater Scholarship. Annie seeks to develop and leverage biophysically-detailed, multiscale mathematical models of the cardiovascular system to gain biological and mechanistic insights. Congratulations, Annie!

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Nathan Crone, M.D. joins ICM Core Faculty


Nathan Crone, M.D., professor of neurology at the School of Medicine, director of the Cognitive Neurophysiology and Brain-Machine Interface Laboratory and co-director of The Epilepsy Fellowship Program, has accepted the invitation to join the Institute for Computational Medicine as a core faculty member. Dr. Crone is an epileptologist and clinical neurophysiologist with over 20 years […]

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Three ICM faculty among 2018 Discovery Award winning research teams


Three Institute for Computational Medicine faculty are members of research endeavors that were awarded 2018 Discovery Awards. William S. Anderson, associate professor of neurosurgery at The School of Medicine and attending neurosurgeon at The Johns Hopkins Hospital; Natalia Trayanova, Murray B. Sachs Professor of biomedical engineering; and Joel Bader, professor of biomedical engineering, were each […]

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Alecia Flynn wins 2018 WSE Staff Recognition Award


On April 23, Alecia Flynn, ICM’s Senior Academic Program Coordinator, was among one of three individuals to receive the 2018 Whiting School of Engineering Staff Recognition Award for excellence. Winners are acknowledged for their outstanding achievement, innovation, productivity, customer service, inspiration, leadership, professionalism and/or initiative. Alecia joined the Johns Hopkins University in October 2016 as […]

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Computer, P.I: Can we teach computers to be digital detectives?


Imagine standing on the sidewalk of a busy city street, taking in your surroundings. “When you or I look at that scene, we have a task in mind—whether to find a place to eat or shop, the metro station, or a particular person,” says René Vidal, a Johns Hopkins professor of biomedical engineering. We take […]

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Macauley Breault, ICM doctoral student, receives ARCS Scholarship


Macauley Breault, a PhD student in the lab of Sridevi Sarma, ICM core faculty member and associate professor of biomedical engineering, has been named a 2017-2018 Achievement Reward for College Scientists (ARCS) Scholarship recipient. This competitive scholarship provides funding for education-related expenses to outstanding graduate and undergraduate scholars who have high potential for significant impact in science, engineering, and […]

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