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Undergraduate Student

in Biological Sciences

Team member between

Oct 2021 - May 2022

Research Project

Monitoring of heart activity using noninvasive measurements of heart-induced vibrations on the chest surface

Bio at the time of joining the lab. Muneebah Umar is majoring in biological sciences with a pre-medicine concentration. She is enrolled in the Shackouls Honors College and is a recipient of the Ottilie Schillig Leadership Presidential Endowed Scholarship. She is a member of Student Association and Aspiring Young Minorities in Healthcare. Her research interests include cardiovascular disease (CVD) and medical anthropology. In the future, she hopes to become a physician and improve healthcare quality, especially among marginalized communities.


Mann, A., Cook, J., Umar, M., Khalili, F., Taebi, A. (2022).

Heart Rate Monitoring Using Heart Acoustics.

ASME 2022 International Mechanical Engineering Conference and Exposition, V004T05A069.
doi 10.1115/IMECE2022-96824

Cook, J., Umar, M., Khalili, F., Taebi, A. (2022).

Body acoustics for the non-invasive diagnosis of medical conditions.

Bioengineering 9(4): 149.
doi 10.3390/bioengineering9040149

Muneebah Umar

Muneebah Umar
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