BMES provides the tools and resources students need to excel in the field of BME. The benefits of membership for those studying to become biomedical engineers, are invaluable. The Society has over 145 student chapters and more than 4,500 student members.
BMES is committed to providing best-in-class value to our industry partners, from providing career and business development opportunities to networking and cross-sector collaborations with academia, government, and healthcare.
By Lori Setton BMES President Department Chair, Washington University in St. Louis Dept. of Biomedical Engineering We are just three months away from the 2018 BMES Annual Meeting being held in Atlanta.
Walt Baxter, a Medtronic Inc. scientist, said recently during a Capitol Hill briefing that public/private partnerships to develop pain management technology can be effective to combat opioid epidemic. http://www.medtronic.com/us-en/index.html
It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Dr. Chris Jacobs. Chris was a long-time supporter of the Biomedical Engineering Society and was instrumental in launching the Society's first special interest group: Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering.
Kyriacos Athanasiou received the 2018 Savio L-Y. Woo Translational Biomechanics Medal at World Congress of Biomechanics conference this month in Dublin. The medal is awarded by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.