BME I6400 Translational Challenges in Diagnostics, Devices and Therapeutics

This course covers a broad range of topics in the development and operation of medical diagnostics, devices, and therapeutics and combines lectures, readings, case studies, and class discussion. Biomedical Engineering and clinical faculty will discuss the challenges they encounter in their practice, and opportunities for advancing their fields by new inventions, and discoveries. Focus will be on existing and emerging biomedical technologies, in terms of their core physiology and engineering, and their societal and economic costs. Students will actively participate in organizing the lectures and discussing potential experimental solutions to these problems.

Credits

3

Contact Hours

3 hr./wk.