Student’s globalized upbringing informs USC journey

From D.C. to Los Angeles via Lagos, graduating biomedical engineer and USC Viterbi flag bearer reflects on his impressive accomplishments.

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Talented Trio Take Graduation By Storm

Alexa, Brock and Olivia Hudnut are the ultimate Trojan trio.

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Driven to Help Others

USC Viterbi junior Rhea Choudhury combines entrepreneurship, tutoring and academic research to make the world a better place.

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Marie Curie Dropped the Ph.D. Mic 115 Years Ago. These Trojans Picked It Up.

At the 2018 USC Viterbi Ph.D. Hooding and Awards ceremony, the intellectual descendants of Curie, Drexler and Viterbi took the stage.

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2018 Viterbi Master’s Student Awards

Accomplishments of Viterbi Master’s students celebrated at the second annual event

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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.

Current Faculty Openings

What Is Biomedical Engineering?

Opportunities for
Undergraduates

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Diverse Masters
Programs

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PhD Programs
and Research

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Featured Labs

Computational Systems Biology 

Biomedical Microsystems Laboratory

Laboratory for Living Systems Engineering

Events

May21Mon

The Connected Hospital: Preparing for 21st Century Healthcare and Community Engagement

Mon, May 21, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: The USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Room: NRT LG 503
Today-�s fundraising, marketing and patient engagement environment for healthcare institutions is more complex than ever. Prospective donors, grateful patients and their families, new patients, and health and wellness advocates demand a...

Announcements

USC Viterbi’s BME valedictorian

Congratulations to Natalie Ramsy, a biomedical engineering student and the 2018 class valedictorian for the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. Way to go, Natalie! BME is very proud of you!

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USC Viterbi’s most prestigious night gives the stage to “heroic engineers”

Legendary alums and engineering pioneers honored at the 40th Viterbi Awards

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Startup Central

The 2018 Maseeh Entrepreneurship Prize Competition showcased several burgeoning firms with strong technology and prospects.

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