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Biomedical Engineering

BME Research

The Vanderbilt biomedical engineering program is a pioneer in its field. The program was one of the first of its kind and remains one of the most well respected programs nationally. The department is unique among biomedical engineering programs in its immediate proximity to the world-class Vanderbilt Medical Center, located on our compact campus. This proximity and the strong relationships among faculty across multiple schools stimulate high impact research opportunities for students.

Explore Our Research Areas

Biomaterials and Drug Delivery

Medical Devices and Modeling

Medical Imaging

Mechanobiology Center


Low Resource and Microfluidic Diagnostics

Biomedical Photonics

Biomechanics and Mechanobiology