Our Mission

The USF Department of Medical Engineering seeks to advance excellence in biomedical engineering and improve patient care by conducting innovative research, developing impactful technologies, and training students for success as multidisciplinary global leaders. 

Our educational Objectives

The Department of Medical Engineering undergraduate program will prepare students to:

  • Develop into successful and ethical biomedical engineers, healthcare professionals, or other related practitioners
  • Pursue lifelong learning to expand technical skills and professional knowledge through academic, industrial, and research training
  • Use experiences and skills acquired through their biomedical engineering education to improve the local, national, and global healthcare communities
  • Identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics
  • Communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  • An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives