Mary Kathryn (MK) Sewell-Loftin, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, was recently featured in a "Women in Medicine" interview where she discusses her cross-disciplinary collaboration with a colleague in the UAB Heersink School of Medicine. 

In the interview, Sewll-Loftin discusses her personal experience as a woman working in biomedical engineering, as well as her collaboration with Mythreye Karthikeyan, Ph.D., an associate professor in the Department of Pathology's Division of Molecular and Cellular Pathology. The two researchers are currently at work on a study titled "Emerging perspectives on growth factor metabolic relationships in the ovarian cancer ascites environment.

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Jervaughn Hunter received the 2022 UAB Alumni Rising Star Award along with four other recipients on Friday, September 23. Hunter graduated in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science from the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the UAB School of Engineering. He is currently a graduate student and researcher at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), pursuing a Ph.D. He returned to the UAB campus to participate in the awards event, and was joined by Alan Eberhardt, Ph.D., Professor, BME.

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Haider receives NSF funding to aid development of next-generation PPE

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Iwan Alexander named Dean, Professor Emeritus

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Iwan Alexander, Ph.D., former dean of the School of Engineering and former chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, was recently appointed Dean and Professor Emeritus by the University of Alabama System Board of Trustees.

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