The Department of Biomedical Engineering at The University of Akron
Biomedical engineers study and perform research on the engineering aspects of biological systems to create new devices and procedures to improve health and quality of life.
The graduate program is designed to be flexible enough to meet the needs of students with varied backgrounds and prepare them for a career industry, government or academia.
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Department of Biomedical Engineering
Auburn Science and Engineering Center (ASEC) 275, West Tower
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-0302
Professor Liu's breast cancer research featured
Dr. Yang Liu's Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)-funded research is highlighted on the CDMRP website. Read the article.
Skin cancer treated with a bandage-type patch
University of Akron researchers are developing 3-D printed microneedles to deliver customized chemotherapy to melanoma patients.
Student Renee Calderon, a Goldwater Scholar, describes the importance of undergraduate research.
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Biomedical engineering and mechanical engineering student Lindsey Montanari discusses the importance of the co-op experience to your engineering degree at The University of Akron.