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    AIMBE 2019 Annual Event

    March 24 & 25, 2019 | Washington, DC

     

     

    The Only Biomedical Engineering Conference Combining Scientific Lectures with Public Policy Discussion

     

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    AIMBE 2019 Annual Event

    March 24 & 25, 2019 | Washington, DC

     

     

    The Only Biomedical Engineering Conference Combining Scientific Lectures with Public Policy Discussion

     

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    AIMBE 2019 Annual Event

    March 24 & 25, 2019 | Washington, DC

     

     

    The Only Biomedical Engineering Conference Combining Scientific Lectures with Public Policy Discussion

     

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FEATURED SPEAKERS

Susan Margulies

2019 Earl Bakken Lecturer | Chair, Dept. of BME, GeorgiaTech/Emory

Dr. Margulies is the Chair of the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory University, and the Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in Injury Biomechanics. She received her BSE in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton and PhD in Bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania, and was

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Katherine Ferrara

Professor of Radiology, Stanford University

Katherine Ferrara is a Professor of Radiology at Stanford University. She is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and a fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering, IEEE, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Biomedical Engineering Society and the Acoustical Society of America. Dr. Ferrara’s initial academic training was…

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Frazier Benya

Senior Program Officer, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Dr. Frazier Benya is a Senior Program Officer with the Committee on Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine (CWSEM) at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Dr. Benya’s work focuses on ensuring that science, engineering, and medicine are ethical and socially responsible, both in their practice and in who gets to

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Joseph DeSimone

CEO/Co-founder of Carbon, Inc.

Dr. Joseph M. DeSimone is the CEO/Co-founder of Carbon, Inc. located in Silicon Valley. Prior to this, DeSimone was the Chancellor’s Eminent Professor of Chemistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and William R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering at North Carolina State

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Guru Madhavan

Senior Program Officer | Director of Studies, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Guru Madhavan is a senior program officer and director of studies at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, where he led: a global health program on infectious diseases, a decision support platform to help prioritize new vaccine development, and analyses for making prescription medicines affordable and toward a

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Tejal Desai

Chair, College of Fellows, AIMBE

Dr. Tejal Desai is currently the Ernest L. Prien Professor and Chair of the department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco. She is also a member of the California Institute for Quantitative Biomedical Research, PI of the UCSF/UC Berkeley Graduate Group in Bioengineering Training Grant, and founding director

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Christine Schmidt

President, AIMBE

Christine E. Schmidt, Ph.D., Pruitt Family Professor and Chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Florida, is the current President of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). Schmidt was inducted as an AIMBE Fellow in 2009 and previously served as Chair of the College of Fellows for 2015-2016. Schmidt earned…

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Milan Yager

Executive Director, AIMBE

Milan P. Yager is a long-time Washington insider having served in senior association and government positions in the public and private sectors. As AIMBE’s Executive Director, he brings experience and success in delivering innovative new programming, organizational leadership, advocacy, and public a airs results in repositioning organizations to achieve operational and strategic objectives. His background includes…

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2019 AIMBE ANNUAL EVENT SCHEDULE

  • Saturday, March 23, 2019

    7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    President's Circle Reception to be held at the Renaissance Arlington

    President’s Circle Reception from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Renaissance Capital View Hotel. This event is by Invitation Only to AIMBE Fellows that have given a voluntary contribution of $250 or more to AIMBE’s Mission. Contributions can be made as part of the Annual Meeting Registration here.

CONFERENCE HOTEL – RENAISSANCE ARLINGTON CAPITAL VIEW

 

Conference Hotel

Convenient to Metro | Free Airport Shuttle Service

Renaissance Arlington Capital View
2800 South Potomac Ave
Arlington, VA 22202

DINING & NEARBY ATTRACTIONS

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse

Upscale Steakhouse

Legal Sea Foods

Upscale Seafood Chain

Ted’s Montara Grill

Bison & Burgers, Steakhouse

Jaleo

Tapas and Sangria in Festive Setting

King Street Blues

Local Family Restaurant Featuring Southern Fare

Queen Amannisa

Stylish Eatery for Asian Fusion Fare

Crystal City Sports Pub

Poll and Sports Games on TV

Destination DC

Official DC Tourism Site

DC Life

DC Travel Magazine

Smithsonian Museums

1000 Jefferson Dr SW
Washington, DC 20560

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The White House

1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20500

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The Birchmere

America’s Music House

3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
Alexandria VA 22305

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The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

2700 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20566

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FIVE NETWORK OPPORTUNITIES

  • Dining Schedule a meal with friends or colleagues
  • Awards Banquet Fill your table with your colleagues and enjoy a relaxing evening.
  • Council Meetings Open to all attendees. Connect with dept. chairs at the Academic Council, network with society partners at the Council of Societies, and
    meet new contacts at the Industry Council, AIMBE Women Committee, and the Committee for Underrepresented Minorities.
  • Coffee Break Reconnect with colleagues during networking breaks
  • Meet & Greet Whether bumping into a friend or making a new acquaintance, utilize session discussions, hallway conversations, or a late-night drink to
    visit with colleagues