Eun Ji Chung Awarded NIH New Innovator Award

Grant to study nanoparticle innovations for kidney disease is a paradigm shift

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ASBME receives outstanding achievement award

The Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) has selected USC’s student chapter as the 2018 recipients

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This Tiny Particle Might Change Millions of Lives

Nanoparticle Targets Kidney Disease for Drug Delivery

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Follow USC BME on Facebook and Twitter!

The Department of Biomedical Engineering has re-launched their Facebook account and launched a brand new Twitter account. Follow us @USCBME for updates on department research and related news!

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Professor Kirk Shung becomes Dwight C. and Hildagarde E. Baum Chair

Dean’s Professor of Biomedical Engineering Kirk Shung assumes the mantle of department chair for BME.

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Recent USC Viterbi Ph.D. Named Among “World’s Top 35 Innovators Under 35.”

Niki Bayat is the first USC doctoral student to have earned distinction as one of MIT Technology Review’s prestigious “TR 35.”

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Biomedical Engineering @ USC

Welcome to the USC Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME)!
Since our early roots as an option within electrical engineering in 1963, we have maintained a longstanding tradition of advancing biomedicine through the development and application of novel engineering ideas. Our department, founded in 1976, includes over 80 primary and affiliated faculty members that conduct cutting-edge research in a wide variety of areas, including neuroengineering, biosystems and biosignal analysis, medical devices and implants, bioimaging and imaging informatics, and systems cellular-molecular bioengineering.

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What Is Biomedical Engineering?

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Computational Systems Biology 

Biomedical Microsystems Laboratory

Laboratory for Living Systems Engineering

Events

Oct22Mon

Seminars in Biomedical Engineering

Mon, Oct 22, 2018
12:30 PM - 1:50 PM
Location: OHE 122
Speaker: Xuejun Qian, USC Biomedical Engineering, PhD Candidate Talk Title: High resolution vessel and elastograph imading Host: Qifa Zhou

Oct29Mon

Seminars in Biomedical Engineering

Mon, Oct 29, 2018
12:30 PM - 1:50 PM
Location: OHE 122
Speaker: Joseph Cocozza, PhD, USC, Department of Ophthalmology Talk Title: New program in biomedical area Host: Qifa Zhou

Nov05Mon

Seminars in Biomedical Engineering

Mon, Nov 05, 2018
12:30 PM - 1:50 PM
Location: OHE 122
Speaker: Robert Wodnicki, USC Biomedical Engineering, PhD Student Talk Title: IC design for Ultrasound Host: Qifa Zhou

Nov12Mon

Seminars in Biomedical Engineering

Mon, Nov 12, 2018
12:30 PM - 1:50 PM
Location: OHE 122
Speaker: Tuan Hoang, PhD, USC Coulter Foundation Talk Title: Small Business Host: Qifa Zhou

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Announcements

Follow USC BME on Facebook and Twitter!

The Department of Biomedical Engineering has re-launched their Facebook account and launched a brand new Twitter account. Follow us @USCBME for updates on department research and related news!

2018 BMES Career Development Award Winners

This year, the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) selected three USC Viterbi Department of Biomedical Engineering students as winners of the 2018 BMES Career Development Award: Nathan Cho, Davi Lyra-Leite and … Read More

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Eun Ji Chung Awarded NIH New Innovator Award

Grant to study nanoparticle innovations for kidney disease is a paradigm shift

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USC students go into refugee camps in Greece to volunteer and research solutions to the global refugee crisis

New USC Viterbi course focused on engineering solutions for social good takes students from seven USC schools in a close encounter with problems inside refugee camps

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