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Department of Biomedical Engineering

The Marquette University and Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Biomedical Engineering is dedicated to delivering an extraordinary educational experience designed to empower the next generation of biomedical engineers, scientists, and physicians. The department brings together the renowned engineering education and research at Marquette University with the innovative medical research and clinical practice of the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Having launched in July 2016, the department offers undergraduate, masters and PhD degrees in Biomedical Engineering as well as a variety of disciplines, including Biomechanics, Biocomputing, Healthcare Technology Management, and Functional Imaging.

Faculty and students in the Department of Biomedical Engineering are working diligently to find solutions to modern healthcare challenges by focusing their research in the following disciplines:

  • Cardiovascular and Pulmonary
  • Imaging
  • Medical Device Innovation
  • Analytics, Informatics and Software Engineering
  • Computational Biology and Systems Biology
  • Molecular Systems & Modeling
  • Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
  • Neurosystems and Neurorehabilitation

Philanthropy will play a vital role in advancing the Department of Biomedical Engineering to become the epicenter of biomedical engineering and medical device innovation in the Milwaukee region. Gifts to this initiative will support recruitment and retention of exceptional faculty at MCW, R&D in medical device innovation and biomedical disciplines, and fellowships and scholarships for students.

Contact Us

Abigail Scher

Director of Major Gifts, Pharmacy & Biomedical Engineering

(414) 955-2870