A CHBE co-authored paper won 3rd place prize at the 37th Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society (CMBES 37) Conference, held in Vancouver in May this year. The paper was entitled Self- assessment of insulin sensitivity, authored by Melissa Barazandegan, Fatemeh Ekram, Ezra Kwok, Bhushan Gopaluni. The prize included a $200 award.
The Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society is Canada’s principal society for engineering in medicine and biology. It is a member of Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC) and affiliated with the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering (IFMBE). It’s annual Conference focuses on medical and biological engineering and is held in a different Canadian city each year.