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 …

HST student, Tyler Clites, received Lemelson-MIT Student Prize

HST student, Tyler Clites, received Lemelson-MIT Student Prize

Tyler Clites, a PhD candidate in the Harvard-MIT Program in Health Sciences and Technology, says his fascination with invention began when he was a child. …

MIT-Tufts collaboration aims to advance translational research

MIT-Tufts collaboration aims to advance translational research

The T.5 Capacity in Medical Devices Program is co-led by Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES) Director Elazer R. Edelman. Photo credit: Bryce Vickmark …

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.

June 13, 2018

Philipp Simons, a second year PhD student at Department of Materials Science and Engineering (DMSE), has been selected as 2018 Broshy Fellowship recipient. Philipp received …

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April 30, 2018

Elazer R. Edelman has been named the new Director of the Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES), effective May 1. The announcement was made …

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August 10, 2018

MIT linQ Catalyst Program is recruiting for the next cohort of Catalyst Fellow. Catalyst is a collaborative initiative increasing the potential of innovative biomedical research …

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EVENTS
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 Administrative Assistant

Senior Administrative Assistant, Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES), to provide comprehensive and high-level administrative support for the IMES Director’s activities in multiple areas, including support for the Director, faculty development, resource development, and strategic initiatives.

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