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.
This future engineer thrives on perpetual motion
Biomedical engineering major Melissa Boswell found a way to do it all — classes, undergrad research, co-ops, campus involvement and volunteering — for a rich Akron Experience.
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.