Ph.D. Students Antonina Maxey and Natalie Khalil Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Ph.D. Students Antonina Maxey and Natalie Khalil Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

The Department of Biomedical Engineering students will pursue research to broaden our understanding of heart attacks and how the cells of the uterus function.

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Using Ancient Knowledge to Fight Pandemics

Using Ancient Knowledge to Fight Pandemics

Class of 2021 USC Viterbi biomedical engineering senior Melissa Banks is working on self-sanitizing copper-coated masks to keep us safe from dangerous viruses.

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“We Are The Generation We’ve Been Waiting For”

“We Are The Generation We’ve Been Waiting For”

USC Viterbi online celebration: the Class of 2021 embraces the future with hope and purpose

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Class of 2021 Celebrations

Class of 2021 Celebrations

Congratulations to the Class of 2021! Learn more about our celebrations for this year's Department of Biomedical Engineering graduates.

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Watershield Victorious at Maseeh Entrepreneurship Prize Competition

Watershield Victorious at Maseeh Entrepreneurship Prize Competition

At the 11th annual MEPC, the team’s vision for a silicone-based polymer shield to protect cancer patients wins the $50,000 grand prize

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Healthier Healthcare

Healthier Healthcare

An AI algorithm developed by Gerald Loeb would comb through millions of electronic medical records to suggest diagnoses and tests to improve patient outcomes and lower costs

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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, established in 1976, includes over 75 primary and affiliated faculty members that conduct cutting-edge research in a wide variety of areas, including
biomedical devices & imaging, cellular & molecular bioengineering, mathematical/computational biosystems, and neuroengineering.

What Is Biomedical Engineering?

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Featured Labs


Laboratory for Design of Medical and Analytical Devices
Laboratory for the Design of Medical and Analytical Devices
The Treweek Lab
Treweek Lab
Zavaleta Lab
Zavaleta Lab
The Chung Laboratory
The Chung Laboratory
Laboratory for Integrative Biosystems Engineering
Laboratory for Integrative Biosystems Engineering
Laboratory for Living ​Systems Engineering
Laboratory for Living Systems Engineering

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Stacey Finley Featured On Talk Nerdy Podcast

Gordon S. Marshall Early Career Chair and Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Stacey Finley is the featured guest on the latest episode of Talk Nerdy podcast. Finley discusses her work with the Computational Systems Biology Laboratory at USC developing mechanistic models of biological processes. [Read more]

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Find Your Genetic Relatives Quickly and Accurately with USC ISI’s iLASH Algorithm

Find Your Genetic Relatives Quickly and Accurately with USC ISI’s iLASH Algorithm

ISI researcher and PhD student utilize iLASH to study genetic causes of diseases and the genetic structure of populations.

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Commencement 2021: Engineering Grads Take Center Stage at L.A. Coliseum For First Time in 71 Years

Commencement 2021: Engineering Grads Take Center Stage at L.A. Coliseum For First Time in 71 Years

In a return to in-person graduation, the Class of 2020 and 2021 celebrate “passage to a post-COVID new world”

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