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February, 2016

Churchwell named to AIMBE College of Fellows

Feb. 3, 2016—André Churchwell, M.D., professor of Medicine, Biomedical Engineering and Radiology and Radiological Sciences and senior associate dean for Diversity Affairs at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, was recently named to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows. Churchwell joins 17 current and emeritus faculty members from Vanderbilt who have been...

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Institute of Aeronautics names Anilkumar 2016 Faculty Advisor of the Year

Feb. 2, 2016—Amrutur Anilkumar, professor of the practice of aerospace and mechanical engineering, has been named the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 2016 Faculty Advisor of the year. Anilkumar received the award at a banquet Jan. 7 during the annual AIAA SciTech Forum and Exhibition held in San Diego. Anilkumar is the Vanderbilt AIAA chapter faculty...

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Successful entrepreneur and innovator chosen to lead new Innovation Center

Feb. 1, 2016—Robert Grajewski A startup veteran whose ventures range from retail to manufacturing will be joining Vanderbilt University this spring as the inaugural executive director of the newly created Innovation Center. Robert Grajewski, president of Edison Nation Medical and co-founder of Heritage Handcrafted, both in Charlotte, North Carolina, will become the Evans Family Executive Director of...

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