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Roozbeh Jafari, Ph.D.

AIMBE College of Fellows Class of 2021
For designing and developing unobtrusive wearable sensors and signal processing algorithms for precision medicine.

The Next Blood Pressure Breakthrough: Temporary Tattoos

Via Nagaland Post | August 3, 2022

As scientists work on wearable technology that promises to revolutionize health care, researchers from the University of Texas at Austin and Texas A&M University are reporting a big win in the pursuit of one highly popular target: a noninvasive solution for continuous blood pressure monitoring at home.

Not only that, but this development comes in the surprising form of a temporary tattoo. That’s right: Just like the kind that children like to wear.

The thin, sticker-like wearable electronic tattoos can provide continuous, accurate blood pressure monitoring, the researchers report in their new study… Continue reading.

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Dr. Roozbeh Jafari to be inducted into medical and biological engineering elite

Via AIMBE | February 15, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the election of Roozbeh Jafari, Ph.D., to its College of Fellows. Dr. Jafari was nominated, reviewed, and elected by peers and members of the College of Fellows for designing and developing unobtrusive wearable sensors and signal processing algorithms for precision medicine.

The College of Fellows is comprised of the top two percent of medical and biological engineers in the country. The most accomplished and distinguished engineering and medical school chairs, research directors, professors, innovators, and successful entrepreneurs comprise the College of Fellows. AIMBE Fellows are regularly recognized for their contributions in teaching, research, and innovation. AIMBE Fellows have been awarded the Nobel Prize, the Presidential Medal of Science and the Presidential Medal of Technology and Innovation and many also are members of the National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Medicine, and the National Academy of Sciences… Continue reading.

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