BMES Student Chapters


Student Chapters

The Biomedical Engineering Society's student chapters are the foundation for our society, uniting and promoting the future of the biomedical engineering profession. BMES charters and supports more than 115 chapters. For rising biomedical engineers, these chapters offer the chance to establish leadership, network, publish, and participate in a wide range of career-enhancing activities.

Student Chapter Application/Renewal Form 
Interested in forming (or renewing) a BMES Student Chapter? Use the above link to reach the BMES Student Chapter Application/Renewal form.  Each BMES Student Chapter must have at least 10 BMES Student Members and one Faculty Advisor who must be a BMES Member or Fellow. Click here to review the Student Chapter's Operations Manual.

Student Chapters must be renewed annually. 

Benefits of BMES Student Chapters Membership:
  • Eligibility for BMES Travel Awards to the BMES Annual Meeting
  • Eligibility for BMES Chapter awards
  • Networking

Chapter Development Report (CDR) - Due June 1, 2016
All BMES Student Chapters are encouraged to submit a Chapter Development Report annually. The BMES Chapter Development Report (CDR) serves as a tool by which student BMES chapters can monitor and assess their progress on an annual basis, as well as a mechanism for BMES to monitor the operations and activities of student chapters throughout the Society.

BMES Student Chapter's submitting a yearly CDR are eligible to apply for BMES Grant Funding for their programs.

To access the Chapter Development Report Guideline, click here. 

To access the Chapter Activity Report Sheet, click here

To view 2014 Outstanding Student Chapter Awardee San Jose State University CDR sample, click here

To view 2014 Commendable Achievement Awardee The Ohio State University CDR sample, click here

Upon completion, please submit your CDR to Elizabeth Da Silva

BMES Student Chapters

Duquesne University
East Carolina University
Florida Atlantic University 
Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida Institute of Technology
Florida International University
George Mason University 
George Washington University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Harding University
ITESM Campus Chihuahua
Illinois Institute of Technology
Indiana University/Purdue University
Johns Hopkins University
Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research at Abu Dhabi
Letourneau University
Louisiana Tech
Marquette University
Miami University (Ohio)
Michigan Technological University
North Carolina State University
Northeastern University
Oregon State University
Penn State
Princeton University
Purdue University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rice University
Robert Morris University
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
Ryerson University
Saint Louis University
San Jose State University
Southeast Minnesota
Stanford University
Stevens Institute of Technology
SUNY Stony Brook University
SUNY Binghamton
Temple University 
Texas A&M University
The College of New Jersey
The Ohio State University
Tulane University
Union College
Universidad de los Andes