Jeff Holmes Earns Top Mid-Career Award
Dr. Holmes is having a good year, and to top it off, he has earned the top mid-career award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers' Bioengineering Division. The Van C. Mow Medal is bestowed upon an individual who has demonstrated meritorious contributions to the field of bioengineering through research, education, professional development, leadership in the development of the profession, mentorship to young bioengineers, and with service to the bioengineering community.
Here are a few more accolades for Dr. Holmes this past year:
- He became Director and PI of the new $10M Center for Engineering in Medicine.
- He was one of two in the national to earn joint funding from AHA and The Allen Foundaiton for a New Approach to Studying How Heart Ages, is Damaged.
- He and Dr. Jeff Saucerman earned an NIH ROI to study the systems biology of cardiac fibrosis.
- The Seraph Foundation invested in the Virtual CRT Project, a collaboration with Dr. Ken Bilchik in Cardiology to develop fast, user-friendly software to help physicians plan cardiac resynchronization therapy.
- He chaired the Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering, and Biotransport Conference (SB3C2017) in Tucson, Arizona.
Congratutions, Dr. Holmes!