Exciting new technology is revolutionising medicine and scientists and engineers are working together to come up with new and improved ways to offer healthcare to people. Biomedical engineering is the application of engineering principles and design concepts to medicine and biology. This field seeks to close the gap between engineering and medicine. It combines the design and problem-solving skills of engineering with medical and biological sciences to improve healthcare diagnosis, monitoring and therapy. Course timings: 3 Aug, 9.00 am - 1.00pm. 4 Aug, 9.00 am - 4.15 pm
On this course you will be introduced to the possibilities of a career in biomedical engineering. You’ll explore the role of engineering in the design of medical devices, rehabilitation, physiological research and tissue engineering. You’ll emerge with a real understanding of how vitally important engineers are to modern healthcare. Features talks and interactive sessions from engineers and scientists from the University of Southampton and guest tutors.
03 Aug - 04 Aug 2020
University of Southampton (delivered online)
Start time: 09 : 00 hrs
Finish time: 16 : 15 hrs