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.
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.
New research at the University of Arkansas has found a way to identify radiation-resistant cancer cells, a breakthrough in the treatment of lung cancer that uses imaging to evaluate the response to treatment and match treatment to specific tumor cells, according to a university article.
University of Delaware Assistant Professor Sarah Rooney received a Biomedical Engineering Teaching Award from the American Society for Engineering Education recently, the university announced.