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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Partha Roy, Ph.D., associate professor at University of Pittsburgh, will present "Induction of Actin-regulatory Proteins as a Potential Translational Strategy in Metastatic Breast Cancer" on Friday, May 1 from 12-1 p.m. in the Auburn Science and Engineering Center, Room 223/225. View abstract. All BME seminars are free and open to the public.
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.
Biomedical Engineering Department Chair Named ISB Fellow
Dr. Brian Davis, professor and chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been named a fellow of the International Society of Biomechanics (ISB).
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.