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Biomedical Engineering Academic Advising

Biomedical Engineering Academic Advising

You should see your advisor at least once a semester. They are your best source of information when making academic decisions. Advisors are especially busy when the class enrollment period begins, so make an appointment early in the semester.



Professional BME Advisor Saradia Lerouge

Saradia Lerouge

Professional Advisor

Office: EC 2620
Phone: (305) 348-0273

Professional BME Advisor Maria Monje

Maria Monje

Professional Advisor

Office: EC 2620
Phone: (305) 348-0273

Dr. Joshua Hutcheson, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Florida International University

Joshua Hutcheson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor & Acting Graduate Advisor

Download Curriculum VitaeResearch Interests: Cardiovascular disease and mechanobiology, Cell-cell and cell-matrix interactions, Tissue engineering, Molecular imaging
Research Advancements: Joshua Hutcheson studies cardiovascular disease mechanisms.
Research Area: Engineered Tissue Model Systems
Lab: Cardiovascular Matrix Remodeling Laboratory

Office: EC 2612
Phone: (305) 348-0157

Website: https://bme.fiu.edu/people/faculty-instructors/joshua-hutcheson/

Dr. Jorge Riera, Associate Professor & Graduate Program Director, Biomedical Engineering, Florida International University

Jorge Riera, Ph.D.

Associate Professor & Graduate Program Director

Download Curriculum VitaeResearch Interests: Biophysical Foundations of Neuroimaging in Normal Aging and Brain Disorders
Research Advancements: Jorge Rivera is making strides in treating multiple brain disorders.
Research Area: Therapeutic and Reparative Neurotechnology
Lab: Neuronal Mass Dynamics Laboratory

Office: EC 2678
Phone: (305) 348-4948

Website: https://bme.fiu.edu/people/faculty-instructors/jorge-riera/


Please schedule an appointment. To schedule online, access the Panther Success Network (PSN) from your MyFIU portal. If you don’t have access to MyFIU portal, you may email the advisors to request an appointment.

  1. Log onto MyFIU.
  2. On your MyFIU homepage, select Student from the dropdown menu in the top center of the page
  3. Click on the Academic Advising tile
  4. Click on the Success Network tile
  5. Click on the Go to Panther Success Network button
  6. Finally, sign-in again using your FIU credentials