Kathy Ferrara, PhD, Named Recipient of IEEE Biomedical Engineering Award

July 1, 2020

Professor of Radiology Katherine Ferrara, PhD, has been named the recipient of the 2021 IEEE Biomedical Engineering Award, for outstanding contributions to the field of biomedical engineering, with the following citation:

“For the integration of ultrasound and engineered vesicles in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.”

For nearly a century, the IEEE Awards Program has paid tribute to technical professionals whose exceptional achievements and outstanding contributions have made a lasting impact on technology, society, and the engineering profession. Each year the IEEE Awards Board recommends a select group of recipients to receive IEEE's most prestigious honors, so you can feel justifiably proud.

Congratulations, Dr. Ferrara!