BME's unique positioning within the Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine provides students with opportunities to engage with some of the best clinical scientists in the world.
The Whitaker Biomedical Engineering Institute was founded as a true synthesis of biology, medicine and engineering. Our programs span four University divisions — the Schools of Medicine, Engineering, Arts and Sciences, and the Applied Physics Laboratory. Students take courses in all divisions, and participate in fundamental research projects as well as more applied, clinical projects.
The state-of-the-art laboratories, sophisticated equipment, and extraordinary faculty have attracted some of the very best students from around the world. Many of our students have gone on to significant positions in medicine, academia and industry.