Yearly Archives: 2011

Ziken Book Series

GREAT NEWS TO ALL SPANISH LANGUAGE READERS! It is with a great pleasure that on behalf of the Clinical Engineering Division (CED) of IFMBE I would like to invite to browse and learn from the newly posted Spanish translation of the Ziken books series. The (6) books were translated into Spanish by the efforts of

New Members in 2010

We are pleased to update on the e-ballot results for the two new affiliate applications conducted in October 2010: (1) College of Biomedical Engineers, Engineers Australia Out of a total of 131 delegates, 72 voted in favour of the application, while 59 delegates did not vote. (2) American College of Clinical Engineering Out of a

Whitaker International Award

For Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers – Application now open – Jan 23, 2012 deadline   Dear Colleagues, The Institute of International Education (IIE) is pleased to announce the opening of the 2012-2013 Whitaker International Fellows and Scholars Program competition, with a January 23, 2012 deadline. Program Overview The Whitaker International Program provides funding to emerging

Keith Copeland (1921 – 2011)

28 August 1921 – 14 September 2011 On September 14, Keith Copeland, one of IFMBE’s most distinguished members, passed away. Keith Copeland was born on the 28th of August 1921 in Bury St. Edmunds, UK, and received his education at Cullford School in Suffolk. After passing the examination for the civil service, he started his

Gates Foundation Grant Opportunities

New Grand Challenges Explorations Topics   Dear colleagues, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is now accepting grant proposals for Round 8 of Grand Challenges Explorations, an initiative to encourage innovative and unconventional global health and development solutions. Applicants can be at any experience level; in any discipline; and from any organization, including colleges and