8th Annual Medical Electronic Device Realization Center (MEDRC) Workshop
5-6 May 2016 • Cambridge, MA, USA

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IEEE Healthcom 2016
14-17 September, 2016 • Munich, Germany






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Award Opportunities Sponsored by IEEE Brain Initiative at SMC2016 BMI Workshop
9-12 October, 2016 • Budapest, Hungary





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BioCAS 2016
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17-19 October
Shanghai, China



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Why IEEE & Life Sciences?

Traditionally, the term life sciences has referred to several branches of science, such as biology, medicine, anthropology, or ecology, that describe living organisms and their organization... Read more

Video Spotlight

Visions of a Bionic Eye

Visions of a Bionic Eye

University of New South Wales (UNSW) biomedical researchers Scientia Professor Nigel Lovell and Professor Gregg Suaning discuss their vision and journey for building a bionic eye with the hope to restore some form of vision for those with degenerative eye diseases.

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Feature Article

HIMSS16: Population health, data security, and an increased focus on interoperability are posed to transform health IT

HIMSS16: Population health, data security, and an increased focus on interoperability are posed to transform health IT

By Cynthia Weber

From 29 February – 4 March, nearly 42,000 people gathered in Las Vegas, NV, for the annual conference of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society—HIMSS16. Popular discussion topics and information sessions focused on population health, cybersecurity, wearables and the Internet of things (IoT), and interoperability.

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Education & Careers

Life sciences is a wide and dynamic field that is being energized by other disciplines. The boom that has been already observed in the bio-medical domain is extending to other areas of life sciences, accompanied by many career opportunities and more exciting challenges for educational institutions.

Upcoming Activities Sponsored by IEEE Life Sciences

15th International Summer School on Biocomplexity, Biodesign & Bioinnova: from Gene to System
24-30 June 2016
Seferihisar, Izmir, Turkey

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