• Announcing the J. Milton Adams Distinguished Fellowship

    Announcing the J. Milton Adams Distinguished Fellowship0

    In 1971, when Milton Adams enrolled as a doctoral student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the program was just four years old. Now, almost 50 years after its creation, the department is one of the best in the nation. The contributions that Milton made over the years have been an important part of this

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  • BME Professor Arrives in May to Head University’s Data Science Institute

    BME Professor Arrives in May to Head University’s Data Science Institute0

    The Biomedical Engineering department’s prominence in systems biology and biomedical data science was reinforced when the University chose a systems pharmacologist, Phil Bourne, to head the UVA’s Data Science Institute (DSI). Bourne will join the department in May from his post as associate director of data science at the NIH.  The arrival of a researcher

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  • Virginia BME Turns 50!

    Virginia BME Turns 50!0

    This is the department’s 50th year. From this vantage point, it is stunning to look back to 1967, noting the advances in healthcare we‘ve witnessed and tracing this department’s rise to preeminence. I am proud to say that in fields like cardiovascular medicine, cancer treatment, and medical imaging, we have made important contributions to this

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