Category Archives: Innovation Space

Innovation Space Adds Specialized 3D Printer for Research

The HS/HSL Innovation Space recently expanded its prototyping power with the addition of a new Raise3D N2 3D printer. Continue reading

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Meet the Makers: Dr. Luana Colloca

Join us for Meet the Makers, our speaker series focusing on emerging technologies in the life sciences. Dr. Luana Colloca, UMSOM and UMSON, will present on the neurobiology of placebo effects and virtual reality with an emphasis on relevant discoveries, new insights and developments. Continue reading

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Fruit Ninja Study Break Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of HS/HSL’s Fruit Ninja Study Break Contest!                   1st place: Haley Szoke, School of Nursing 2nd place: Danielle Szoke, School of Nursing             … Continue reading

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Fruit Ninja VR Study Break Contest – Game On!

Take a break from reality and slice up some virtual fruit salad! The Health Sciences and Human Services Library’s (HS/HSL) Innovation Space is hosting a Fruit Ninja VR study break from May 7-16. Continue reading

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Guest Speakers at the HS/HSL Maker Expo

Register for the HS/HSL Maker Expo, March 6, University of Maryland, Baltimore. Free, lunch provided. Continue reading

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MakerHealth CEO to Keynote the HS/HSL Maker Expo

Anna Young’s keynote talk at the HS/HSL Maker Expo, “A Maker Revolution in Health”, will discuss how clinicians and patients are improving patient care using new and old tools in innovative ways. Continue reading

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HS/HSL Maker Expo

We’re pleased to announce the HS/HSL Maker Expo – a health sciences networking and showcase event for makers, innovators, and entrepreneurs! Continue reading

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Get To Know 4D Printing

Complex 3D printed objects may be in pieces that require time to assemble into the final product. 4D printing relies on much of the same technology. However, 4D printers rely on special material and digital designs that allow the 3D printed objects to reshape themselves or self-assemble over time, post production. Continue reading

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Meet the Makers: Drs. Karen Gordes & Sandra McCombe-Waller

Join us for Meet the Makers, our speaker series focusing on emerging technologies in the life sciences. On February 7, 2018, Drs. Karen Gordes and Sandra McCombe of the University of Maryland School of Medicine will discuss a collaboration between UMB Physical Therapy students and UMBC Information Systems students to create assistive devices for rehabilitation patients. Continue reading

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Try The Bioinformatics + Data Science Workstation

The HS/HSL recently added a bioinformatics workstation to the research commons area on the Library’s first floor. The high performance computer is loaded with licensed and open-source software and is dedicated to high-throughput data analysis for faculty, staff, and students of UMB. Continue reading

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