Over a million punch biopsies are ordered every year, but unintuitive techniques create a barrier for untrained yet qualified medical professionals to perform them. Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants need a skin punch biopsy device that lowers the susceptibility of sample retrieval errors and unfavorable wound closure conditions, by standardizing discretionary depth of sampling, tissue incision techniques, and wound closure techniques.
Department Biomedical Engineering
Sponsor Dr. Neha Shukla
Advisor Michael Fisher
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Table # R32


Name Major Hometown
Anna Williams BME Tulsa, Oklahoma
Lucas Estefano Cyrillo Leardini BME Brasilia, Brazil
Micheal Radford BME Powder Springs, GA
Oluwapelumi Oluleye BME Snellville
Victoria Lozano Escarra BME Barquisimeto