Christa Modery receives SPUR scholarship

Christa Modery receives Summer Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) scholarship to carry out research in vascular nanomedicine during May-August 2010. Congrats Christa!

Yizhi Qi receives Bachelor’s degree

Yizhi (Stacey) Qi receives Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering. She plans to pursue a doctoral degree in BME from Fall 2010. Congrats Stacey!!

BEAT Lab receives NIH SBIR Phase I grant

BEAT Lab receives NIH SBIR Phase I grant (Sen Gupta, co-I) to study clot-targeted drug delivery using

platelet-directed liposomes. Nanomimetics Inc. (Shuwu Wang, PI) is the industry partner.

Megan Livingston joins the BEAT Lab

Undergraduate researcher Megan Livingston joins the BEAT Lab to carry out research in photodynamic nanomedicine for cancer therapy. Welcome Megan!

Undergraduate student Christa Modery joins the lab

Undergraduate student Christa Modery joins the lab, to work on the synthetic platelet project and vascular drug delivery project. Welcome Christa!

Madhumitha Ravikumar graduates with Bachelor’s degree

Madhumitha Ravikumar graduates with Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering. Madhu will stay on as a Research Assistant to wrap up experiments and manuscript submissions in the synthetic platelet research.

Brian Holt graduates with Bachelor’s degree

Brian Holt graduates with Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering. He is poised to start his doctoral research at Carnegie Mellon. Congratulations Brian!

Masters students graduate

Congratulations to Kenneth Rys and Linda Zhang for obtaining their Masters (MS) in Biomedical Engineering. Best wishes to Kenneth for his next venture at Medtronic and Linda for her endeavors at University of Cincinnati.

Undergraduate student joins the BEAT Lab

Undergraduate student Yizhi (Stacey) Qi joins the BEAT Lab to carry out research in cancer-targeted photodynamic nanomedicine. Welcome Stacey!

Alyssa Master receives Medtronic Fellowship

Alyssa Master receives Medtronic Fellowship to support her first year of graduate studies. Congratulations Alyssa!