UMaine Institute of Medicine Research

man extracts liquid from beakerUniversity of Maine faculty, staff, and students from many disciplines, through interdisciplinary collaborations, are advancing medical knowledge and clinical practices, and impacting the health and wellbeing of individuals and communities in Maine and beyond. As described in this section, these efforts are supported by major research thrust areas and cutting-edge research centers and facilities.

Meet Caitlin Howell, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Chemical and Biomedical Engineering

Caitlin Howell is a member of the Institute of Medicine Leadership Team.  

NSF awards Howell $550K for microfluidics research and development with Sappi