Humans of UW Bioengineering

The student-led Humans of UW Bioengineering project offers an inside perspective of the department’s student experience, direct from students themselves.

  • Brianna McIntosh, Nina Reese and Erin Ichinotsubo

“Humans of UW Bioengineering” team shares student stories about the BioE experience

May 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on “Humans of UW Bioengineering” team shares student stories about the BioE experience

Seniors Erin Ichinotsubo, Brianna McIntosh and Nina Reese started their storytelling project to help prospective undergraduates discover opportunities in BioE and learn about life in the major. They also sought to celebrate the accomplishments and showcase the department's diversity.

  • Richard Zong

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Richard Zong

May 31st, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Richard Zong

Richard Zong discusses his research in ultrasound and involvement in Bioengage.

  • Uyen Tran

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Uyen Tran

May 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Uyen Tran

Uyen Tran discusses her path from business to BioE, discovering her love for computational research and plans for the future.

  • Moritz Lange

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Moritz Lange

May 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Moritz Lange

Moritz Lange discusses his extracurricular work with UW Dream Project, Tau Beta Pi, and Bioengineers without Borders.

  • Julio Pineda

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Julio Pineda

May 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Julio Pineda

Julio discusses his decision to double major in bioengineering and math and his passion for teaching and mentoring others.

  • Kayla Hogan

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Kayla Hogan

May 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Humans of UW Bioengineering: Kayla Hogan

Kayla Hogan discusses her volunteer experience at a homeless shelter and at Children's Hospital, and her plans to continue volunteering after graduation.

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UW Bioengineering students excel in research, leadership and service. Read on to learn how our students are inventing the future of medicine.

  • BioE PhD student Molly Mollica talks to Seattle's King 5 TV about toy adaptation

Molly Mollica, BioE Ph.D. Student, Wins Husky Seed Funds for Toy ADAPT Project

June 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on Molly Mollica, BioE Ph.D. Student, Wins Husky Seed Funds for Toy ADAPT Project

Molly Mollica, a Ph.D. student in the UW Bioengineering department, was one of three UW students to win funding from the Husky Seed Fund for 2017-2018. She will use the funds for her Husky ADAPT project, which adapts toys for children with disabilities.

  • UW Bioengineering PhD student Zheng Li

Ph.D. student Zheng Li wins “People’s Choice Award” in UW’s Three-Minute Thesis Competition

June 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Ph.D. student Zheng Li wins “People’s Choice Award” in UW’s Three-Minute Thesis Competition

Zheng Li, a UW Bioengineering doctoral student, won the “People’s Choice Award” in the UW’s first-ever Three-Minute Thesis competition May 15.

  • Jasmine Fuerte-Stone

Bioengineering’s Jasmine Fuerte-Stone one of first three STARS graduates

June 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on Bioengineering’s Jasmine Fuerte-Stone one of first three STARS graduates

UW Bioengineering’s Jasmine Fuerte-Stone is one of the first three STARS students graduating with engineering degrees. She completed the five-year program in just four years.

  • Namobuddha Nepal panorama

UW BioE forms group to explore global health research opportunities

June 1st, 2017|Comments Off on UW BioE forms group to explore global health research opportunities

UW Bioengineering seeks to create global health learning and research partnerships in developing countries. Fact-finding visits include Bangladesh, Peru and Nepal.

  • Calysta Yan and Guanyou Lin

Seniors’ video project documents discovery, innovation in BioE research

May 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on Seniors’ video project documents discovery, innovation in BioE research

For their honors service project, seniors Calysta Yan and Guanyou Lin teamed up to produce videos about BioE’s research themes. They were driven by a common goal: they wanted to help undergraduates explore and learn how to get involved in research.

  • A-Alpha-Bio team members David Younger and Bob Lamm

Two BioE-related teams take prizes at 2017 UW Business Plan Competition

May 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Two BioE-related teams take prizes at 2017 UW Business Plan Competition

Two UW Bioengineering-affiliated teams won prizes at the 2017 UW Business Plan Competition May 25, including Best Innovation/Technology Idea Prize for A-Alpha Bio.

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