MIT Future Founders Initiative announces prize competition to promote female entrepreneurs in biotech

MIT Future Founders Initiative announces prize competition to promote female entrepreneurs in biotech

Nine MIT researchers, including two affiliated with IMES, are selected as finalists for 2021 prize supported by Northpond Ventures; grand prize winner to receive $250K …

The pandemic and the evolution of an HST class

The pandemic and the evolution of an HST class

​Covid-19 has been a reminder of the need to better understand infectious diseases, and the oversized impact on historically marginalized communities. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic …

Stem cell research zeroes in on cancer

Stem cell research zeroes in on cancer

Collaborators, including an IMES faculty member, investigate colon health with novel tools In a building at the edge of the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) complex, …

Study finds the SARS-CoV-2 virus can infect the inner ear

Study finds the SARS-CoV-2 virus can infect the inner ear

The prevalence of auditory symptoms in Covid-19 patients is unknown, but infection of the inner ears may be responsible for hearing and balance problems. Many …

Engineers devise a way to selectively turn on RNA therapies in human cells

Engineers devise a way to selectively turn on RNA therapies in human cells

A new RNA-based control switch could be used to trigger production of therapeutic proteins to treat cancer or other diseases. Researchers at MIT, including at …

IMES is an inclusive community pioneering novel research paradigms and curricula that bring together engineering, science and medicine to advance human science and health for all, and to educate individuals who seamlessly span these historically separate realms.

November 10, 2021

Research by an IMES faculty member, and HST students, is aimed at solutions to the need for new space suits and muscle stimulators which could …

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October 13, 2021

Lydia Bourouiba, an affiliate faculty member at IMES, has been elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) by the APS Council of Representatives, …

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October 5, 2021

If you’re ever in need of a replacement valve in your heart, Ellen Roche has got you covered. Roche is an Associate Professor at MIT’s …

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EVENTS
May 5-6: Symposium on AI & Medicine: Promises and Limits April 30, 2021

Symposium on AI & Medicine: Promises and Limits, will be held virtually on May 5 and 6, 2021 The MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence …

Webinar May 13: Understanding the interface of vascular and mental health: from nano and microscale to tissues, organs and patients April 30, 2021

WEBINAR: Understanding the interface of vascular and mental health: from nano and microscale to tissues, organs, and patients Featuring Principal Research Scientist Mercedes Balcells-Camps, MIT …

The 2021 KI Images winners included (from left to right): “Mind the Zap,” “To the Point” and “Making the Cut”

The 2021 KI Image Awards include winners from the faculty at IMES and HST, and HST graduates.

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Careers
MIT Institute for Medical Engineering and Science – Tenured or Tenure-track Faculty

The Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES) http://imes.mit.edu/ at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, Massachusetts invites applicants to apply for tenured or tenure track faculty position(s) in the area of biomedical imaging to begin July 1, 2022 or thereafter.

MIT Institute for Medical Engineering and Science – Administrative Assistant 2

Administrative Assistant 2 to provide a wide range of complex administrative support for professors and their research groups.

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