Nine MIT students awarded 2021 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Nine MIT students awarded 2021 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Fellowship recipients include 6 from HST and IMES—the awards fund graduate studies for outstanding immigrants and children of immigrants. An MIT senior and eight MIT …

An artificial intelligence tool that can help detect melanoma

An artificial intelligence tool that can help detect melanoma

Using deep convolutional neural networks, researchers devise a system that quickly analyzes wide-field images of patients’ skin in order to more efficiently detect cancer. Melanoma …

The physicist and the hospital

The physicist and the hospital

Associate Professor Thomas Heldt finds inspiration where fundamental physical principles intersect with human health. It’s hard to say that Thomas Heldt has had just one …

Future Founders Initiative aims to increase female entrepreneurship in biotech

Future Founders Initiative aims to increase female entrepreneurship in biotech

MIT faculty, including an IMES faculty member, collaborate with members of the Boston-area biotech community to commercialize women’s discoveries and promote female entrepreneurship. The gender …

Behind closed doors: Insight into stroke recovery

Behind closed doors: Insight into stroke recovery

Researchers, including from MIT and IMES, used clinical samples to gain a rare view into stroke recovery in real-time. A stroke, like any traumatic event …

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.

March 26, 2021

Fund supported by the Office of the Chancellor is advancing mental health, well-being, and racial justice projects at MIT. The past year has been challenging …

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March 26, 2021

One of the most consequential lessons Dr. Daniel Chonde, an HST MEMP and MD graduate, learned as an undergraduate at MIT was about attitude. A …

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April 2, 2021

Fifteen new professors, including a new IMES faculty member, join the MIT community. The School of Engineering is welcoming 15 new faculty members to its departments, …

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EVENTS
April 16 Seminar: Surfacing anti-Black science and building antiracist teams April 7, 2021

Please join us on Friday, April 16 at 1 pm for a special seminar by Dr. Hugo Caicedo titled “Surfacing anti-Black science and building antiracist …

April 12: AI for Healthcare Equity Conference March 11, 2021

Virtual Event: APRIL 12th, 2021 — 9am EDT Learn more here, and register here *Limited number of tickets The event is co-sponsored by IMES. The …

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 – Ragon Institute Search Open Position:

The Ragon Institute, together with IMES at MIT, in Cambridge, MA is seeking outstanding scientists for tenured faculty positions to start on July 1, 2021 or on a mutually agreed date thereafter.

MIT Institute for Medical Engineering and Science – Athinoula A. Martinos Professor Search Open Position:

IMES at MIT, in Cambridge, MA invites applicants to apply for a tenured or tenure track faculty position in the area of biomedical imaging to begin July 1, 2021 or thereafter.

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