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Advancing Health: An Engineering-Medicine Partnership

Event Date: May 3, 2019
Hosted By: College of Engineering and IU School of Medicine
Time: 1:00 p.m - 5:15 p.m.
Location: University Tower, IUPUI, 875 North St., Indianapolis, IN
Contact Name: Korina Wilbert
Contact Phone: (765) 496-6024
Contact Email:
Priority: No
School or Program: Biomedical Engineering
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An event to showcase the successes, ongoing collaborations, and opportunities for the Engineering--Medicine Partnership between the Purdue College of Engineering and IU School of Medicine.

Free and open to the public

University Tower, Indianapolis, Indiana

Keynote Presentation: What if Medical Technology Transformed Health?

1:00-2:00 p.m. Hine Hall Auditorium

Keynote Presenter: Jay Hess, Dean, Indiana University School of Medicine

Faculty Panel: Next-Generation Diagnostic & Therapeutic Technologies

2:00-3:00 p.m. Hine Hall Auditorium

Moderator: George Wodicka

IU School of Medicine Panelists: Mike Weiss, Raghu Mirmira, Mike Sturek

Purdue Panelists: Kinam Park, Sherry Harbin, Craig Goergen

Student Pitch Competition: Engineering 2169 Competition

3:00-4:00 p.m. Hine Hall Auditorium

Winners chosen by audience vote. 

  • Agudemu Borjigin, "Improving Auditory Research and Clinical Diagnosis using Virtual Reality"
  • Anastasiia Vasiukhina, "How will we treat cancer in 20+ years?"
  • Ashlee Colbert, "No More Infectious Disease, Eradication Please"
  • Carolina Vivas-Valencia, "Hi Alexa, are you there? I've had a bad day!"
  • Ravinderjit Singh, "Sensory Processing in Neuropsychiatric Disease Insights from the Auditory System"
  • Freddy Damen, "Cardiac Imaging: The Future of Understanding the Body's Engine"
  • Shruthi Suresh, "What IF You Could Predict a Heart Attack"
  • Soumya Bandyopadhyay, "Hospitals in Homes: The Destiny of Healthcare"

Poster Session & Reception: 112 Posters Showcasing Student & Faculty Research

4:00 p.m. -5:15 p.m. University Tower Ballroom


Learn more about the Engineering--Medicine Partnership at:

The keynote, faculty panel, and pitch competition will be livestreamed. Livestream Information:

Or Telephone:

    Dial: +1 646 558 8656

    Webinar ID: 563 555 109