Lab News

Dr. Zaman promoted to Associate Professor!

May 1st, 2012 in Lab News.

We are incredibly pleased and proud to announce that Dr. Zaman has been awarded tenure and promoted to Associate Professor!

Prof. Zaman featured in the NYTimes!

March 30th, 2012 in Lab News.

Professor Zaman was featured today in an article in the New York Times for his dedication to incorporating student feedback into his teaching.  Check out the full article here.

“Make Development Part of the Equation” – new HuffPost blog entry by Prof. Zaman!

March 5th, 2012 in Lab News.

Read Prof. Muhammad Zaman's latest blog post in the Huffington Post here:

Op-Ed: Of substandard drugs, by Prof. Zaman

January 23rd, 2012 in Lab News.

The Express Tribune has published a second op-ed piece by LEED Director Prof. Muhammad Zaman! Read the full article here:

Op-Ed by LEED director Prof. Zaman in The Express Tribune

January 4th, 2012 in Lab News.

"Doctors, meet engineers" A commentary on cultivating biomedical innovation in Pakistan

Paper published at 2011 Atlanta Conference on Science Innovation and Policy

December 27th, 2011 in Lab News.

"Biomedical engineering education and practice challenges and opportunities in improving health in developing countries," authored by LEED's Dan Lustick and Prof. Muhammad Zaman, was published in the proceedings of the 2011 Atlanta Conference on Science Innovation and Policy! Access the article directly here: Biomedical engineering education and practice challenges... More

LEED project highlighted at Kilachand Honors College

December 1st, 2011 in Lab News.

Read more about it here

Six African universities adopt BME curriculum developed in part by LEED

November 28th, 2011 in Lab News.

Johannesburg, South Africa, 23 November 2011 Today, the UNECA supported initiative termed “Engineering Expertise to Improve Health Outcomes in Africa” has adopted a generic Biomedical Engineering (BME) curriculum to guide participating universities develop their own BME programs and departments. Representative from universities in Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, South Africa and Zambia participated... More

LEED is featured in Bostonia!

October 7th, 2011 in Lab News.

In an article in the alumni magazine, Bostonia, LEED member Amy Canham discusses lessons learned in designing technology for developing contexts. Read the full article here.

Lab member Shahar Torton is featured in a video on BUniverse

October 6th, 2011 in Lab News.

Watch this video on YouTube Whether innovating cheap, efficient ways to diagnose tuberculosis and cancer, or building a nanosatellite that measures the effect of solar storms on our power grids, Boston University Engineering undergraduates are engaged at the cutting edge of research. More than 100 undergraduates, many in paid positions, work... More