Igor Efimov Installed in Collins Professorship

Igor Efimov, a leader in cardiovascular disease research who joined the George Washington University in January as the first chair of its Department of Biomedical Engineering, was installed as the Alisann and Terry Collins Professor of Biomedical Engineering in a ceremony Tuesday at Science and Engineering Hall.

Four BME students won awards at the 2015 GWU Research Days event

This event featured poster presentations and keynote speakers dedicated to highlighting the breadth of research, creative scholarship, and cultural discovery being done at GW by students and postdoctoral researchers.

Illuminating our racing hearts

BME researchers and their GW colleagues are studying the complex relationship between the body’s “fight or flight” response and deadly arrhythmias.

BME Features & Announcements

BME RD Showcase

BME students place 1st in graduate and undergraduate categories at SEAS R&D Showcase

Two BME students-Allen Guan and Akhil Chandra- took First Place prizes in the 2015 SEAS Student R&D Showcase.

BME Department Launch

Celebrating biomedical engineering at SEAS

It's been a big year for biomedical engineering at SEAS: find out why.

Igor Efimov

Top heart researcher to chair SEAS Department of Biomedical Engineering

The George Washington University School of Engineering and Applied Science has recruited a leader in cardiovascular disease research to chair the Department of Biomedical Engineering.