Items Tagged ‘engineering’

Gaining Skill Set to Innovate

September 5, 2019

Gaining Skill Set to Innovate

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“My research has been on wearable robotics for rehabilitation or assistance,” muses Gil Hernstadt, an engineer in the new UCLA BioDesign Program. “This is the third or fourth day of the boot camp and this group is great. Everyone is very smart and I’m excited.” “One of the goals for this program is to give […]

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Tags: bootcamp, engineering, featured, innovation, life sciences, research, start up, UCLA Biodesign


Biodesign Bootcamp

September 5, 2019

Biodesign Bootcamp

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“This is the first year of the UCLA Biodesign Program. It’s such an interesting intersection between medicine, business, and engineering,” explains Dr. Peter Hsiue, a third-year orthopedic surgery resident at UCLA Health. “These three groups are so critical to advancing healthcare, but they seldom talk to each other. Being part of the wonderful environment they’ve […]

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Tags: business, engineering, featured, orthopedic surgery, UCLA Biodesign


Excited About Immersion & Innovation

September 2, 2019

Excited About Immersion & Innovation

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“I started my academic career in engineering, went to med school and then took a year off for business school,” explains I. Obi Emeruwa, MD, MBA, a member of the new UCLA Biodesign Program. “I saw the email announcing the launch of the UCLA Biodesign Program and thought this is everything I’ve tried to do […]

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Tags: engineering, featured, healthcare innovation, startup companies, UCLA Biodesign, UCLA Biodesign Program