Biomedical Engineering is an ever-evolving field that uses and applies engineering principles to the study of biology and medicine in order to improve health care.
Located in Miami, Florida, Florida International University, a Top 100 public university designated as a Carnegie Very High Research Institution is committed to high-quality teaching, state-of-the-art research and creative activity, and collaborative engagement with our local and global communities.
BME at FIU is ranked among the top 50 schools providing the best value to students. FIU is ranked in Top 100 Public Universities and Biomedical Engineering is ranked in Top 50 Public Universities Graduate Program. Our department is ranked #1 for bachelor's degrees awarded to Hispanics and #3 in bachelor's degrees awarded to African-Americans.
Our department is preparing the next generation of diverse biomedical engineers and translating research to health care applications through discovery, innovation, entrepreneurship, and community engagement.
Department and Research Overview Presentation
BMES Conference 2018
Neural-enabled prosthetic hand system restores sensation to first human subject
Evening with the Industry Event
Time management as told by undergraduate student from Saudi Arabia
Undergraduate Research Day 2018
Assistant Professor Zachary Danziger Appointed Chair of BMES Ethics Subcommittee
Ph.D. alumnus accepts assistant professor position at Hampton University
Dr. Joshua Hutcheson Awarded Florida Heart Research Foundation’s “‘Stop Heart Disease’ Researcher of the Year Award”
From a local operating room to Milan, biomedical engineering alumna excels
Dr. Michael Christie Awarded Top Black Educator
BME Introduces World’s First Bioelectronics Packaging Course