Biomedical Engineering (BME)

Biomedical Engineering (BME)

Biomedical Engineering (BME)

The Department of Biomedical Engineering is one of the fastest growing departments in the nation providing solutions to global challenges of today and tomorrow to improve quality of life. Anchored by our innovative and challenging undergraduate and graduate curricula, we offer fundamental and applied engineering education that trains graduates to succeed in diverse areas of the field. Novel research and solutions to real-world problems are cornerstones of our educational programs which lead to new knowledge, therapies, and devices and well-prepared students ready to positively impact the world.

BME Undergraduate wins Goldwater to conduct novel drug delivery research

Ashleigh Jankowski, a BME student, nominated by the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering has earned the prestigious 2022 Goldwater Scholarship. Jankowski is the fourth Goldwater Scholar in the last five years to represent both Rowan’s Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Honors College.

First surgical robot to align broken femurs receives support from NSF

For the better part of a decade, Dr. Mohammad Abedin-Nasab, assistant professor of biomedical engineering in the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering, has been developing a robotic system to aid doctors in these procedures—and improve patient outcomes.

Breakthrough ocular technology nears human clinical trials

For delivering medications directly to the eyes, eyedrops have long been the only option. Groundbreaking technology from OcuMedic, Inc., a medical device company founded by Rowan University’s Dr. Mark Byrne, could revolutionize eye care for patients recovering from ocular surgeries, corneal abrasions, and other eye problems.