BEDD Research @ 2018 Howard University Research Symposium

Research from the Biofilm Engineering and Drug Discovery (BEDD) group was featured at the 2018 Howard University Research Symposium (April 9-13) in Washington, DC. Our students and post-doctoral fellow proudly presented their (more…)

BEDD Research featured at 2018 ERN Conference in STEM

Research from the Biofilm Engineering and Drug Discovery (BEDD) group was featured at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in Washington, DC. The ERN conference was held (more…)

BEDD Research @ 2017 AIChE Annual Meeting

Research from the Biofilm Engineering and Drug Discovery (BEDD) group was featured at the 2017 Annual Student Conference (October 27-30) in Minneapolis, MN. (more…)

BEDD Research featured at 2017 BMES Annual Meeting

Research from the Biofilm Engineering and Drug Discovery (BEDD) group was featured at the 2017 BMES (Biomedical Engineering Society) Annual Meeting (October 11-14) in Phoenix, AZ. (more…)

BEDD Group to Host Professional Development Day for Educators

The BEDD group held a Professional Development Day for high-school STEM educators from Friendship Public Charter School on October 5th, 2017. “Safety in the science classroom and laboratory” was (more…)

Dr. Ymele-Leki’s Research Seminar at UVA’s Dept. of Biomedical Engineering

Dr. Ymele-Leki gave a research seminar on July 18, 2017, at the University of Virginia’s Department of Biomedical Engineering. The talk was titled “Controlling Microbial Growth: Challenges and Applications.” The seminar introduced ongoing efforts in the laboratory to (more…)

Mahtab Waseem wins Third Place at 2017 ERN Conference in STEM

Research from the Biofilm Engineering and Drug Discovery (BEDD) group was featured at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in Washington, DC. The ERN conference was held (more…)

BEDD Research featured at 2016 AIChE Annual Meeting

Research from the Biofilm Engineering and Drug Discovery (BEDD) group was featured at the 2016 Annual Student Conference (November 11-14) and the 2016 AIChE Annual Meeting (November 13-18) in San Francisco, CA. (more…)

Mahtab Waseem wins Second Place at the North Central Branch ASM 2016 Meeting

Mahtab Waseem (Junior Chemical Engineering student) received a research travel award to attend the North Central Branch ASM 2016 Meeting. The 76th annual meeting of the NCB-ASM was held at Iowa State University on October 21-22, 2016. Mahtab won second place of the student competition for (more…)

BEDD Research featured at BMES 2016

Dr. Ymele-Leki discussed the “Impacts of Hydrodynamic Conditions on the Initial Phases of Staphylococcus aureus Biofilms and Their Resistance to Antimicrobial Agents” at the 2016 BMES Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, MN.