Dr. Peter A. Lewin, Richard B. Beard Professor of Biomedical and Electrical and Computer Engineering, Director, Biomedical Ultrasound Research and Education Center, was recognized as an IEEE Life Member. IEEE Life Membership is reserved for those members who have been a part of the IEEE community for a sustained period of time. Earning this status recognizes Dr. Lewin's achievements in technology, as well as the significant impact he had on the growth and the development of IEEE.
Dr. Kara Spiller, assistant professor in BIOMED, was featured in an August 3, 2015 Philadelphia City Paper column about her regenerative medicine lab. Dr. Spiller was also quoted in an August 17, 2015 WHYY/Newsworks.org story about her use of a 3-D bio-printer for her research on bone healing.
Andy Abbate, PhD candidate in BIOMED (Advisors: A. Throckmorton and E. Bass), received to present the paper titled, "Using Computational Tree Logic Methods to Analyze User Documentation Navigation: A Formal Reachability Approach" at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society on October 26–30, 2015 in Los Angeles, CA. Andy is also being considered for the Distinguished Chapanis Award for the Best Student Paper/Presentation.