Kent a Finalist in IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Student Paper Competition

Alex Kent, a PhD student working with Professor Warren Grill, was selected as the North American Finalist in the Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Student Scientific Paper Competition. He will present his paper, "Instrumentation to Record Evoked Potentials for Closed-Loop Control of Deep Brain Stimulation", at the 33rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC'11) to be held in Boston, MA, USA on August 30-September 3, 2011. Alex's works is supported by a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Individual Predoctoral Fellowships to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research from NIH.