Bioengineering is where engineering meets medicine by preventing invasive surgery, innovating hi-tech health devices, and enhancing artificial organs. It spans wearable devices, tissue engineering and biomechanics, with career paths to healthcare, pharmaceuticals and scientific research.
The Insigneo Institute for in silico Medicine is Europe’s largest research institute dedicated entirely to the development, validation, and use of in silico medicine technologies.
The main aim of the Centre for Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering at the University of Sheffield is to foster multidisciplinary interactions, bringing scientists, engineers and clinicians together.
Bioengineering courses ranked top in UK for student satisfaction
Despite the challenging year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the overall satisfaction of Sheffield students is at 80 per cent - four per cent above the national sector-wide average, according to the National Student Survey (NSS)
Alumnus helps to bring healthcare apps to market
An alumnus of the Department of Bioengineering has been using his expertise to develop a variety of digital healthcare solutions with Sheffield SME, Elaros 24/7 Ltd.
‘Medicine must become a multi-disciplinary field’
It is becoming increasingly important to find good answers to all these questions as people are living longer, and there is a rising global need for new and better ways to improve the number of years lived in full health.Hindustan Times
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