Research Themes

IBBME’s world-renowned researchers collaborate across disciplines in search of innovation solutions to the world’s most pressing health care challenges.

Encapsulating the breadth of biomedical engineering, IBBME’s five research themes reach across the boundaries of traditional disciplines.

Neural, Sensory Systems & Rehabilitation

Theme leads: Associate Professor Willy Wong, Professor Milos Popovic

Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine

Theme leads: Associate Professor Milica Radisic, Professor Peter Zandstra

Nanotechnology, Molecular Imaging & Systems Biology

Theme leads: Professor Aaron Wheeler, Associate Professor Jonathan Rocheleau

Engineering in a Clinical Setting Clinical Engineering

Theme leads: Assistant Professor Jan Andrysek Associate Professor Tony Easty