What's The Buzz?

0 Likes     0 Followers     1 Subscribers

Sign up / Log in to like, follow, recommend and subscribe!

The life and times of Biomedical Engineers
ūüá¨ūüáß English
last modified
2019-06-01 03:47
last episode published
2017-03-29 17:53
publication frequency
22.57 days
The BME Learning Commons author  
What's The Buzz? owner  
Number of Episodes
Detail page
Science & Medicine



Date Thumb Title & Description Contributors

27. Student Organization Spotlight - bmedSAB, Pioneer,& Learning Commons (Part 1/3)

Today’s podcast is the first in a series showcasing the various extracurricular organizations of the biomedical engineering department. In this part, you’ll hear from Anokhi Patel from bmedSAB, Abhinaya Uthayukumar from the Pioneer, and Jason Weis from...

26. The Startup Experience - Interview with Charles Lankau

What's the Buzz is back for Spring 2017! Today, host Jasmine Pillarisetti talks with Charles Lankau, a BME student who participated in last summer's CREATE-X course (aka Startup Summer). Listen to learn more about his team's product, what the experienc...

25. Life as a GT Student in 2050 - Interview with Sammi Hudock

In this episode of What's the Buzz, host Jasmine Pillarisetti talks with Sammi Hudock, the first-place winner of the Fall 2016 BME Flash Fiction Contest. This semester's prompt was "What will life as a Georgia Tech student be like in the year 2050?". L...

24. On Graduate School in Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory University

Pioneer Senior Writer Brandon Holt talks with Dr. Manu Platt about graduate school in Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech, our unique partnership with Emory University's medical school, and the sun and the sky.

23. Internship Spotlight: Cristina Quintero

Jasmine Pillarisetti talks with 4th-year BME Cristina Quintero about her internship at Stryker this past summer and how to land your dream internship at the career fair! 

22. Tips for How to Approach Registration

The BME Culture Happy Hour host, Candice Cheung, chats with Greta Shallenberger and Abhinaya Uthayakumar about how to deal with registration, including providing answers to such vexing questions as 1) what should you do before registration, 2) is there...

21. Talking BME with Medtronic Senior Scientist Walt Baxter

Walt Baxter talks about BME at Georgia Tech, value-based healthcare, and the future of biomedicine.  BME Culture Happy Hour star Candice Cheung and her fellow BME students Dhara Patel, Malvika Sanghvi, and Abhinaya Uthayakumar are the hosts. 

20. Embrace Your Creative Side in BME

The BME Culture Happy Hour crew, co-hosts Dr. Joe Le Doux and Candice Cheung, chat with Matthew Devlin and Cassidy Wang about the BME department's machine shop.  They encourage you to embrace your creative side and turn your ideas into reality by visit...

19. Talking BME with Ravi Bellamkonda

The BME Culture Happy Hour crew, co-hosts Dr. Joe Le Doux and Candice Cheung, with special co-host Karisma Gupta (Chair, BMED SAB), chat with Dr. Ravi Bellamkonda, the chair of Georgia Tech's BME department.  Ravi talks about how he became a BME, gives...

18. How to Get Involved in BME

The BME Culture Happy Hour crew, co-hosts Dr. Joe Le Doux and Candice Cheung, chat with Kelly Pesson and Abhinaya Uthayakumar about how to get involved as a BME major at Georgia Tech. 

17. Inventure Prize 2016: The Other Finalists

Join Malvika as she chats with some of the Inventure Prize 2016 finalists: TEQ Charging, True Pahni & RoboGoalie. The Inventure Prize Finale will be held on March 16, Wednesday at the Ferst Center for the Arts at Georgia Tech.

16. First Years Ask

The BME Culture Happy Hour crew, Dr. Joe Le Doux and Candice Cheung, co-host a very special session in which two first year BME students, Alan Grothues and Vaishnavi Andra, ask questions probably all freshman want answers to, to third-year BME Bharat S...

15. Inventure Prize 2016: Wobble-ing to Victory!

Join Malvika as she talks to Team Wobble, a BME / ME team that is in the finals of this year's Inventure Prize Competition.  Malvika interviews team members Matthew Devlin and Garrett Wallace, both BME students, about their team's invention, which is a...

14. Inventure Prize 2016: The Preliminary Round

Join Malvika as she talks to the Inventure prize preliminary teams about their project, inspiration for the project and their 'Inventure adventure'! This year's competition is the most popular one so far, with a record breaking 266 participants. Go Jac...

13. Inside the Maker Movement with Dr. Steve Potter

In this special episode of "What's the Buzz", co-hosts Candice Cheung and Dr. Joe Le Doux chat with Dr. Steve Potter.  Steve is a Georgia Tech biomedical engineer and neuroscientist who recently took a sabbatical to dive into the world of making.  He w...

12. Capstone With Candice: Interviewing Users

In this episode of "Capstone With Candice", Candice discusses the importance of interviewing people who will use the device you are designing.  Candice's team is designing a device to help people who have cystic fibrosis, so she shares how her team wen...

11. Don't Own a Time-Turner? Now What?

The BME Culture Happy Hour crew, co-hosts Dr. Joe Le Doux and Candice Cheung, chat with Greta Shallenberger and Christopher Schenck about how to manage your time as a biomedical engineering major at Georgia Tech.  Topics include helpful apps, what to s...

10. Capstone With Candice: The First Two Weeks of Senior Design

In this episode of the Capstone With Candice series, Candice discusses what happens during the first two weeks of senior design: forming groups, team contracts, the difference between industry sponsored projects and proposed projects, and the competiti...

9. Capstone With Candice: It's Already the End of February

This episode is the start of a series surrounding Senior Design in BME. Candice talks about what has happened over the past two months and her struggles in finding a group, finding users to talk to, the difference between client wishes and patient prio...

8. Study Tips for Engineering Majors

The BME Culture Happy Hour crew, co-hosts Dr. Joe Le Doux and Candice Cheung, chat with Akram Khaja and Christopher Schenck about how to study and learn as a biomedical engineering major at Georgia Tech.  Topics include the three aspects of scholarly g...

7. The How and Why of Undergraduate Research in BME

The BME Culture Happy Hour crew discuss life as an undergraduate researcher in BME at Georgia Tech. Dr. Le Doux chats with Karisma Gupta and Will McAllister, who discuss how to get involved in research and why it is such a valuable experience.

6. How to Land an Internship

The BME Culture Happy Hour crew discuss how to land an internship. Matt Devlin, Abhinaya Uthayakumar join Dr. Le Doux to talk about how one goes about securing an internship, how to network, and how to prepare for your interview.  And, as always, we sh...

5. Inventure Prize 2016: Behind the Scenes with Chris Reaves

Inventure Prize is an interdisciplinary innovation competition at Georgia Tech. In this episode Chris Reaves, one of the organizers of the competition, chats with Malvika about Inventure, how it helps students grow as innovators, and his own entreprene...

4. On Being A Premed In BME

The BME Culture Happy Hour crew discuss life as a pre-med in BME at Georgia Tech. Candice Cheung and Dr. Le Doux are joined by Bharat Sanders and Greta Shallenberger to talk about the ups and downs, ins and outs of being a pre-med BME. And, as always...

3. What Does Le Doux Do?

Dr. Le Doux, the Associate Chair for Undergraduate Learning and Experience chats with Candice Cheung about how the Learning Commons all began, what it's like to attend a conference, and a little bit about engineering education research.

2. Welcome To BME Day

Colin Sharpe interviews BME majors at Georgia Tech during the 2nd annual "Welcome to BME Day" event.

1. What is the Learning Commons?

Candice and Malvika wonder what IS the Learning Commons? In this first-ever GT BME podcast.