EMBC’18 was held from 17–21 July on the beautiful Waikiki beach of the Hawaiian island Oahu. Around 3,000 Biomedical Engineers participated in the annual meeting of IEEE EMBS. Participants spanned the spectrum from academics to industry, and students to professionals.
Six companies presenting innovative medical devices that address significant unmet needs in pediatric healthcare were awarded a total of $150,000 in grants at the Sixth Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium organized by the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children’s National Health System.
Children’s National Health System is now accepting proposals for its annual “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition. New this year, the competition is focused on pediatric cardiovascular devices to address a significant unmet need for children.
IEEE Pulse Editor-in-Chief, Ahmed Morsy, recently spoke with Nicholas Kostikis, Ph.D. candidate, who works in PD Neurotechnology’s research and development department, about their motivation for tackling movement disorders.
A special Pulse on Stage event exploring the potential of artificial intelligence to transform modern healthcare was hosted at EMBC18.
During HIMSS18 hosted a special event exploring the true potential of artificial intelligence to transform modern healthcare.
Several articles in the November 2017 print edition of IEEE PULSE were previously published online.
EMBC student members discuss their experiences at EMBC’17, which took place in July on Jeju Island, South Korea.
Our special insert this month looks at how virtual models are being used to solve medicine’s thorniest problems.
The 2nd Annual Conference of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Turkey Chapter (EMBSCT’17) was held in Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey on May 6-7, 2017.