Medicine

Maine Public reports UMaine exploring dry ice production

Maine Public reported that the University of Maine is exploring dry ice production and increasing cold storage capacity to support coronavirus vaccine distribution. A UMaine spokesperson indicated that the University will report their findings to the Maine CDC by the end of this week.

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CUGR announces student award winners for two new fellowships

The University of Maine’s Center for Undergraduate Research has announced the first winners for two recently established fellowship programs.  Supported by the Office of Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, CUGR created the UMaine Institute of Medicine and UMaine Artificial Intelligence fellowships this year with their respective program, and will welcome […]

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UMaine Medicine hosting Oct. 30 webinar on impacts of pollution, climate change on human health

The University of Maine Institute of Medicine fall seminar series continues with a virtual presentation by Nishad Jayasundara, assistant professor in the School of Marine Sciences and Graduate School of Biomedical Science and Engineering, 3–4 p.m. Oct. 30.   In this presentation, Water Pollution, Rising Temperatures and a Mysterious Kidney Disease, Jayasundara will discuss his research examining the biochemical […]

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Institute of Medicine highlights October webinars

The University of Maine Institute of Medicine fall seminar series continues 3–4 p.m. Oct. 23 with a virtual presentation by Somayeh Khosroazad, a postdoctoral scholar in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Maine.   In this presentation, The Application of Artificial Intelligence in Biomedical Research from the Engineering Perspective, Khosroazad will provide […]

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UMaine Medicine announces October events

The University of Maine Institute of Medicine fall seminar series continues Oct. 9 with a virtual presentation by Melissa Maginnis, University of Maine associate professor of microbiology, associate director of the Center for Undergraduate Research and member of the University of Maine System Scientific Advisory Board.   In this presentation, Cellular and Molecular Determinants of a […]

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UMaine Medicine to host optical imaging seminar Oct. 2

The University of Maine Institute of Medicine fall seminar series continues with a presentation by Ph.D. candidate and National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellow Wilson Adams of Vanderbilt University.  In this virtual presentation, scheduled for 3-4 p.m. Oct. 2, Adams will provide an overview of the latest developments in optical imaging and neuromodulation for […]

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