Team wins Biomaterials Education Challenge

An educational team led by Christa Modery wins first prize in the Biomaterials Education Challenge at the SFB annual conference in Boston. Congrats Christa and team!

Christa receives BMES Student Travel Award

Christa receives BMES Student Travel Award for presenting on her research at the BMES annual conference at Atlanta, GA. Congrats Christa!

Christa receives the NSF GRFP award

Christa Modery receives the NSF GRFP award to support her graduate studies! And Christa gets married to Donny Pawlowski! Congratulations Mrs. Christa L Modery-Pawlowski!

Victor and Lewis receive scholarships

Victor Pan receives Summer Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) scholarship and Lewis Tian receives NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (NSF REU) in Biomedical Engineering scholarship to carry out research in the cancer and vascular nanomedicine areas during May-August 2012. Congrats Vic and Lewis!

Alyssa Master receivesGraduate Fellowship award

Alyssa Master receives the Ruth L. Kirschstein F31 Graduate Fellowship award from NIH! Congratulations Alyssa!

Christa receives the Medtronic Fellowship

Christa Modery receives the Medtronic Fellowship to support her first year of graduate studies and research. Congratulations Christa!

Christa Modery graduates with Bachelor’s degree

Christa Modery graduates with Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering. Congratulations Christa! She will continue research in the BEAT Lab to pursue a doctoral degree in Biomedical Engineering, focusing her research on platelet-inspired biomedical technologies.

Christa wins BME Research Award

Christa Modery wins the Biomedical Engineering Research Award for Undergraduates. Congratulations Christa!

BEAT Lab becomes part of a collaborative grant & Kyle joins

BEAT Lab becomes part of a collaborative grant funded by VA Merit Award program (Sen Gupta co-I, Potkay PI), to study blood compatibility of microfabricated artificial lung devices. Kyle Kovach is a VA-funded research engineer on the project who would be carrying out some experiments in the BEAT Lab. Welcome Kyle!

Madhumitha Ravikumar wraps up research at BEAT Lab

Madhumitha Ravikumar wraps up research at BEAT Lab and joins the VA hospital for further research endeavors. Best wishes to Madhu!