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Chen Ultrasound lab received $470,500 from the office of Naval Research!

By Hong Chen on May 8, 2019 in News

Hong Chen, assistant professor of biomedical engineering in the McKelvey School of Engineering and assistant professor of radiation oncology at the School of Medicine, has been awarded a $470,500 research grant from the Office of Naval Research. The award is for developing cavitation detection se...

A new method for precision drug delivery: painting!

By Hong Chen on April 4, 2019 in News

Our paper titled “Cavitation dose painting for focused ultrasound-induced blood-brain barrier disruption” is published online in the Scientific Reports. See the article metrics here. See media reports below: A new method for precision drug delivery: painting, org, February 27, 2019. Link A new me...

We’re hiring!

By Hong Chen on March 20, 2019 in News

Postdoc/Staff Scientist at Washington University in St. Louis Position Summary:  A Postdoc or Staff Scientist position is available in the Chen Ultrasound Laboratory (https://chenultrasoundlab.wustl.edu/) at Washington University in St. Louis (WashU). Our lab is located at the Department of Radia...

Hongchae Baek joins the lab!

By dezhuang.ye on March 4, 2019 in News

Dr. Hongchae Baek joins our lab as a postdoc! She earned her Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering at KIST School, UST, South Korea in Feb. 2019. Her Ph.D. thesis work focused on developing ultrasound-mediated brain stimulation for rehabilitation and motor recovery in stroke mouse. We’re so excit...

Our FUS-liquid biopsy project received funding from the ICTS

By Hong Chen on February 27, 2019 in News

See the full report here https://icts.wustl.edu/icts-researchers/news-events/2256 Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS) awards 26 investigators with grants as part of the 12th annual Clinical and Translational Research Funding Program (CTRFP). The CTRFP is ...

Teach high school girls ultrasound in Women in STEM Day!

By Hong Chen on February 25, 2019 in News

National Engineers Week is a week dedicated to celebrating how engineers make a difference in the world and to hosting engineering activities for students and educators. This year, National Engineers Week is February 17-23, 2019. The chapter of Society of Women Engineers (SWE) at Washington Unive...

We received new R01 funding! Thanks to NIH for the support!

By Hong Chen on February 25, 2019 in News

From https://source.wustl.edu/research-wire/ Hong Chen, assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the McKelvey School of Engineering and of radiation oncology at the School of Medicine, received a $1.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)’s National Institute of Biome...