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June 13, 2017

"MeCast" team wins Dassault Systemes Additive Manufacturing Hackathon with personalized cast

A Purdue team won first place at the Dassault Systemes Additive Manufacturing Symposium and Hackathon for the design of a personalized orthopedic cast for bone fractures. Luyao Cai, a graduate student in the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, and Ke Huo and Subramanian Chidambaram, both graduate students in the School of Mechanical Engineering, comprised the team.
June 8, 2017

Romary appointed Purdue student trustee

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has appointed Daniel Romary, a Purdue Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering senior, as a member of the Purdue Board of Trustees. Romary, of New Haven, Indiana, was appointed to serve a two-year term as the board's student trustee.
May 26, 2017

New technique could increase success rate, life span of implantable devices

A new technique being developed at Purdue's Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering could provide patients who require implantable catheters in the treatment of neurological and other disorders with a reliable and self-clearing catheter that could eliminate the need for additional surgery to replace failing devices.
May 24, 2017

Purdue biomedical engineering research showcased for community

Faculty and graduate students from Purdue's Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering and the College of Veterinary Medicine will be at the West Lafayette Farmer's Market this summer to showcase how science and engineering are used by scientists, engineers, and clinicians at Purdue to advance science and medicine for human and animal health.
May 19, 2017

Stephen Ferguson, Carl Cook of the Cook Group honored by Purdue

Stephen L. Ferguson, Chairman of the Board of Cook Group, received the Honorary Boilermaker Award and Carl A. Cook, CEO of Cook Group, received the Extraordinary Boilermaker Award at the French Lick Springs Hotel in French Lick, IN on May 10. George R. Wodicka, Dane A. Miller Head of Biomedical Engineering, presented the awards on behalf of Purdue President Mitch Daniels during the Purdue Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering faculty and staff retreat.
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