continues to make the
future, not just respond to
the present, by anticipating
needs that interface
engineering and clinical
medicine. BME fosters
disciplines at its core by
building on basic concepts
in engineering and biology.
We Are Hiring!
The department seeks candidates for a tenure-track
faculty position at the
Assistant Professor level, with
research interests involving
medical imaging. Truly exceptional senior level candidates may be considered for appointment at higher rank.
Professor David Kaplan
David Kaplan talks about his research on a new silk-based stabilizer that could keep some vaccines and antibiotics stable up to temperatures of 60 °C, potentially eliminating the need to keep them refrigerated. "This could potentially eliminate the need for a cold-chain system, greatly decreasing costs and enabling more widespread availability of these life-saving drugs," says Kaplan.
The department is excited to
announce a fund drive to create the
BME Senior Scholar Prize as part
of the awards at commencement every
year. Help us honor our outstanding
seniors through this special annual
award to recognize excellence in the
field of biomedical engineering.