Machine-learning system could aid critical decisions in sepsis care

Machine-learning system could aid critical decisions in sepsis care

Researchers from MIT and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) have developed a predictive model that could guide clinicians in deciding when to give potentially life-saving drugs …

“Hey,Charlie” app supports those struggling with opioids

“Hey,Charlie” app supports those struggling with opioids

In the spring of 2016, while Emily Lindemer was working toward her PhD at MIT, she was also struggling with something closer to home: watching …

Even on standardized diet, gut flora change from day to day

Even on standardized diet, gut flora change from day to day

Researchers are only beginning to understand how the gut microbiome – the vital community of microorganisms that live in our intestines – interacts with our …

If the Spacesuit Fits

If the Spacesuit Fits

Movement really moves Richard Fineman, a fourth-year PhD student in the Harvard-MIT Program in Health Sciences and Technology. Using wearable sensors and a range of …

MIT linQ welcomes IDEA² Global teams for 2018

MIT linQ welcomes IDEA² Global teams for 2018

The 13 teams admitted to MIT linQ’s IDEA² Global for 2018 have begun their seven-month program, which provides intensive innovation method training, collaborative project development, team-specific mentoring, and …

IMES is a hub that brings together the community of students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty who work at the convergence of engineering, science, and translational medicine.

November 2, 2018

At the inaugural Athanasiou ABME Student Award Session held on October 19 during the Biomedical Engineering Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, GA, HST MEMP PhD …

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November 9, 2018

On October 26, IMES Director Elazer Edelman was recognized by the Massachusetts Society for Medical Research (MSMR) for his contributions to the field. Selections were …

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October 9, 2018

As engineers make strides in the design of wearable, electronically active, and responsive leg braces, arm supports, and full-body suits, collectively known as exoskeletons, researchers …

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IMES Distinguished Speaker Series – 11/29/2018 – Calum MacRae May 22, 2018

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

IMES Distinguished Speaker Series – 9/13/2018 – Josh Makower May 22, 2018

New Enterprise Associates    

Ultra-long-term drug delivery capsule engineered by MIT and Brigham and Womens Researchers can stay in the body for up to two weeks which enables a more effective and efficient therapy.

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Senior Research Support Associate

Senior Research Support Associate, Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES), to assist with general operational and research-related tasks within an experimental neuroscience/engineering laboratory working with stem cells, clinical samples, and microfluidics.

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