Zhenyu Li receives $2M NIH grant

Professor Zhenyu Li has received a four-year $2 million National Institutes of Health research grant to develop ambulatory sensor arrays for real-life monitoring of children with asthma.

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.

BME Features & Announcements

Igor Effimov

GW Launches Masters Program in Regulatory Biomedical Engineering

The George Washington University (GW) has launched a first-of-its kind master of engineering degree program in regulatory biomedical engineering to educate engineers who can navigate the regulatory process and help bring new inventions to market faster.


The future of medical testing

Listen to Professor Zhenyu Li discuss his research on handheld medical diagnostic devices and the future of medical testing.

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.