Prof. Billiar Recognized for Service to Biomedical Engineering Society
Kris Billiar served as Chair of the National Student Affairs Committee of the Biomedical Engineering Society from 2008 to 2011.
Biomedical Engineering Professor Kris Billiar received an award in recognition of his service to the society as Chair of the National Student Affairs Committee (2008-2011) at the Board of Directors meeting held during the recent Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting in Hartford, CT.
The Student Affairs Committee enhances the BMES student membership benefits by setting up goals and planning specific action items, and its members carry out tasks throughout the year. This committee helps to set up procedures and assist with the selection of students’ awards, review the chapter Operation Manual, and make recommendation to the national board, among other responsibilities.
November 1, 2011