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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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Natalia Trayanova featured in Hopkins Medicine Magazine


Institute for Computational Medicine core faculty member, Natalia Trayanova, was featured in the Winter 2017 edition of Hopkins Medicine magazine for her virtual model of the heart which promises to improve and personalize cardiac treatment and care. Dr. Trayanova, Murray B. Sachs Professor of Biomedical Engineering, and her research team developed a geometric virtual heart […]

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Melanie Zile wins Poster Prize at Workshop on Cardiac Mechano-Electric Coupling and Arrhythmias


Melanie Zile, a Biomedical Engineering predoctoral student in the lab of Natalia Trayanova, Murray B. Sachs Professor of Biomedical Engineering and ICM core faculty member, received the trainee poster prize at the Seventh Annual International Workshop on Cardiac Mechano-Electric Coupling and Arrhythmias held September 21-24 in Freiberg, Germany. Melanie’s presentation entitled, “Early Afterdepolarizations are Modulated […]

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Research led by Hermenegild Arevalo featured in Nature Communications


Collaborative research led by ICM Assistant Research Professor Hermenegild Arevalo of the lab of Dr. Natalia Trayanova, Murray B. Sachs Professor of Biomedical Engineering, was featured May 10, 2016 online journal Nature Communications. The article “Arrhythmia risk stratification of patients after myocardial infarction using personalized heart models” reports on results from a proof-of concept study […]

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