In addition to identifying gene variants that influence risk for coronary artery disease, researchers in Mete Civelek's group...
We start with a focus on biology.
Whether we are modeling or engineering cells and tissues, analyzing large datasets, developing new imaging technologies, or synthesizing novel biomaterials, the problem statement always starts with the biology underlying the system, therapy, or disease process.
Our co-location within the highly-ranked UVA School of Medicine and UVA Health System uniquely positions us to influence the future of healthcare. Our culture values and rewards collaboration, initiative, and the translation of basic advances to achieve clinical and real world impact. In all that we do, we value and strive for diversity and inclusion.
It's hard to find a disease that Professor Shayn Peirce- Cottler's research hasn't impacted. And that's just one...
UVA is a part of a virtual series coordinated by seven of the leading BME departments in the country, attracting a diverse group of...
In this video, Sepideh Dolatshahi, a new assistant professor of biomedical engineering, explains how, early in her Ph.D. training in...
For percentage of women earning BME PhD degrees among programs our size or larger (2019)
For percentage of women earning BME BS degrees among programs our size or larger (2019)
$ 13 M
Nearly $13M in total research expenditures (2019 and 2018)
Incoming PhDs who are underrepresented students in Engineering (2020 and 2019)