UMR's Amazing Things Podcast LIVE Congressional Briefing

 Left to Right: Dr. Ed Damiano of Boston University, Dr. Natalia Trayanova of Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Li-Heui Tsai of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and Dr. Vadim Backman of Northwestern University.

Left to Right: Dr. Ed Damiano of Boston University, Dr. Natalia Trayanova of Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Li-Heui Tsai of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and Dr. Vadim Backman of Northwestern University.

 U.S. Rep. Fred Upton from Michigan participates in the Amazing Things Podcast LIVE Congressional Briefing.

U.S. Rep. Fred Upton from Michigan participates in the Amazing Things Podcast LIVE Congressional Briefing.

 Dr. Ed Damiano of Boston University and Beta Bionics displays his invention the iLet, a fully integrated bionic pancreas.  The device allows patients with Type One Diabetes to maintain their glucose metabolism with a device that fits in your pocket.

Dr. Ed Damiano of Boston University and Beta Bionics displays his invention the iLet, a fully integrated bionic pancreas.  The device allows patients with Type One Diabetes to maintain their glucose metabolism with a device that fits in your pocket.

 House Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Mike Simpson of Idaho participates in the Amazing Things Podcast Congressional Briefing.  Rep. Simpson is a former dentist and and ardent supporter of biomedical research and the National Institutes of Health.

House Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Mike Simpson of Idaho participates in the Amazing Things Podcast Congressional Briefing.  Rep. Simpson is a former dentist and and ardent supporter of biomedical research and the National Institutes of Health.

WATCH the live taping of UMR's Amazing Things Podcast Congressional Briefing on November 15, 2017.