Roger Gonzalez to be Inducted into Medical and Biological Engineering Elite
March 16, 2015 | UNIVERSITY COMMUNICATIONS
Roger Gonzalez, Ph.D. Photo by Laura Trejo / UTEP News Service
The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the pending induction of Roger Gonzalez, Ph.D., professor and chair of engineering education and leadership at The University of Texas at El Paso, to its College of Fellows. Gonzalez was nominated, reviewed and elected by peers and members of the College of Fellows for his innovation in engineering education and the development of low-cost prosthetics for the developing world.
The College of Fellows is comprised of the top two percent of medical and biological engineers in the country. AIMBE Fellows are regularly recognized for their contributions in teaching, research and innovation.
A formal induction ceremony will be held during AIMBE's 2015 Annual Meeting at the National Academy of Sciences Great Hall in Washington, D.C., on March 16, 2015. Gonzalez will be inducted along with 150 colleagues who make up the AIMBE College of Fellows Class of 2015. For more information about the AIMBE Annual Meet, please visit www.aimbe.org.