Biomedical Engineering

In the Department of Biomedical Engineering, we make significant contributions in science and medicine that include new medical devices,  biomaterials, clinical methods, and insight into how living organisms function. 
Our faculty are known for both their contributions to science and their shared passion for teaching and inspiring students to explore new ways to treat disease and keep people healthy.
 
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The department has been a leader in translational research and the creation and integration of new knowledge across a broad range of areas. 

The Department of Biomedical Engineering offers an undergraduate program (B.S) and graduate programs leading to Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Biomedical Engineering.

Contact Us

Department of Biomedical Engineering
Phone: 212-854-4460
Email: bme@columbia.edu

Medicine

Bacterial Therapy in a Dish

Columbia engineers develop new platform that recreates cancer in a dish to quickly determine the best bacterial therapy. More
Apr 17 2019 | By Holly Evarts | Image and Video Credit: Tetsuhiro Harimoto/Columbia Engineering
Biology

From Bacteria to Biodesign

Columbia Engineering's inaugural biohackathon brings together engineers, biologists, architects and entrepreneurs in search of the next big thing in biodesign. More
Feb 26 2019 | By Jesse Adams | Student Photo Credit: Jesse Adams | Growth Sample Photo Credit: Candice Gurbatri