IEEE Life Sciences Newsletter
Throughout spring and into early fall, there are a number of conferences taking place that offer value to the life sciences community.
by Cynthia Weber
Major announcements by government agencies support emerging healthcare interoperability standards and open the playing field to increased innovation.
IEEE Life Sciences talks with Mohamad Sawan, Professor, Polytechnique Montreal, and General Chair of this year’s IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) Conference about the growth in life sciences connections.
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Michael R. Neuman former Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Michigan Technological University, passed away on 17 February 2016.
May 2016 Contributors
Dr. Mohamad Sawan joined Polytechnique Montreal in 1991, where he is currently a professor of microelectronics and biomedical engineering. Dr. Sawan is leading the Microsystems Strategic Alliance of Quebec (ReSMiQ), one of the largest research centers in Canada. He is founder of the Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory at Polytechnique including two major research infrastructures intended to build advanced medical devices.