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Biological and Health Systems Engineering

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P.O. Box 879709
Tempe, AZ 85287-9709

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cardiovascular engineering, synthetic/computational biology, medical devices and diagnostics, neuroengineering, rehabilitation, regenerative medicine, imaging, molecular, cellular and tissue engineering, virtual reality healthcare delivery systems

Department Description

At ASU’s School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering, you will push the boundaries of science and medicine to help solve some of society’s greatest challenges. And it’s not just theory. We have world-class labs and top faculty engaged in research that is making a difference today. As part of an urban-serving institution, you will be participating in work that builds a strong community and improves the health of our diverse population. You will also have access to the hospitals, research institutions and industry partners that are working together on critical issues.

We offer a rigorous program with room for creativity. If you want to start a company, discover new therapies, create engineered gene networks, research brain machine interfaces, develop virtual reality based rehabilitation engines or grow new organs, then ASU’s School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering is where you can start your journey. Let us help you make your dreams a reality.

Director: Marco Santello
Tenured and tenure-track: 23
Research faculty: 1

Research expenditures: $2,420,562  (FY2014)

Degree programs
Biomedical Engineering (Harrington Bioengineering Program)
Biological Design

Fall 2014 Enrollment
total 1,065
undergraduate 878
graduate 187