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Wearable sensor helps people keep tabs on drinking

Wearable sensor helps people keep tabs on drinking

Electrical engineers are creating a wearable sensor to help people manage their alcohol intake. Activity trackers monitor your steps; this […]

Campus organization, study abroad prepare student for career in global health

Campus organization, study abroad prepare student for career in global health

By Eric Feldman When Global Learning student leader Patricia Medina was in high school, she knew that she wanted to study […]

Students partner with Indian women, create craft business

Students partner with Indian women, create craft business

It all began with a pouf, a fabric-covered hassock created last year by a group of village women of Bandhwari, […]

Psychologist named one of the most influential in the nation

Psychologist named one of the most influential in the nation

Chockalingham “Vish” Viswesvaran has been named one of the most influential industrial and organizational psychologists in the nation. The FIU […]

FDA approves first-in-human trial for neural-enabled prosthetic hand system developed at FIU

FDA approves first-in-human trial for neural-enabled prosthetic hand system developed at FIU

Upper extremity amputees are one step closer to successfully picking up a cookie or an egg, thanks to a new […]

Nanotechnology-based gene editing study seeks to eradicate HIV in brain of drug abusers

Nanotechnology-based gene editing study seeks to eradicate HIV in brain of drug abusers

Opiate abuse is a significant risk factor for HIV infection, and in combination they can have a devastating effect on […]

New device could save glaucoma patients’ eyesight

New device could save glaucoma patients’ eyesight

People with high-risk glaucoma will be able to monitor their disease, anywhere, anytime, thanks to a new device developed by […]

DeNovo Biodevice

Researchers learn how to take an idea from lab to market

Sharan Ramaswamy designed a device that mimics human circulation in which cells and tissues can be grown. The technology enables […]

A ‘pouf’ could change lives in India, with help from FIU students

A ‘pouf’ could change lives in India, with help from FIU students

It was a concept born in Venezuela and nurtured in Miami by FIU business students. Now, it’s flowering in India, […]

Alok Deoraj, M.S., Ph.D.

FIYou: Alok Deoraj

Professor Alok Deoraj of the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work has been racking up the awards […]

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Madhavan Nair to receive prestigious Hind Rattan Award

Madhavan Nair to receive prestigious Hind Rattan Award

Distinguished Professor Madhavan Nair, associate dean for Biomedical Research and founding chair of the Department of Immunology, will be honored early […]

Students learn how India approaches health care management

Students learn how India approaches health care management

With more than 1.2 billion people, India faces an intensified version of the problems faced by all nations: how to […]

FIU builds cooperative ties to the East

FIU builds cooperative ties to the East

FIU’s relationship with the world’s largest continent continues to grow. As the center of global economic power shifts and as […]

Researchers developing a test for real-time stress detection

Researchers developing a test for real-time stress detection

FIU researchers are developing a test to detect in real-time a person’s level of cortisol – widely known as the […]

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FIU’s Iyengar inducted as a Fellow by National Academy of Inventors

FIU’s Iyengar inducted as a Fellow by National Academy of Inventors

Distinguished Ryder Professor S.S. Iyengar has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors. The director of FIU’s School of […]