Biomedical Engineering Faculty

Name / MSTP / Rank Department/Program Research Description
Abel, E. Dale, MD, PhD
Mentor
Professor & Chair,
Internal Medicine (Endocrinology & Metabolism)
Molecular & Cellular Biology
Biochemistry
Biomedical Engineering
Elucidating the molecular mechanisms of diabetes
Abramoff, Michael, MD, PhD
Mentor
Professor
Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Biomedical Engineering
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Massive, large-scale detection and diagnosis of retinal disease glaucoma
Ankrum, James, PhD
New Mentor
Assistant Professor
Biomedical Engineering Mesenchymal stem cells, drug delivery, biomimicry.
Hoffman, Eric, PhD
Mentor
Professor
Radiology
Biomedical Engineering
Internal Medicine
Informatics
Cardiac mechanics; quantitative assessment of cardiopulmonary physiology via dynamic, volumetric CT; emerging therapies for lung disease; airway reactivity
Michaelson, Jacob, PhD
New Mentor
Assistant Professor
Psychiatry
Biomedical Engineering
Genetics
Use of computing to improve the understanding, diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment of neuropsychiatric and neurodevelopmental conditions
Reinhardt, Joseph, PhD
Mentor
Professor and Head
Biomedical Engineering
Informatics
Medical imaging, image and signal processing
Sander, Edward, PhD
Mentor
Assistant Professor
Biomedical Engineering Wound healing, skin tissue engineering, microvessel formation in engineered skin
Scheetz, Todd, PhD
Mentor
Associate Professor
Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Biomedical Engineering
Genetics
Informatics
Bioinformatics, genome-scale analysis of sequences and expression data
Schnieders, Michael, PhD
New Mentor
Assistant Professor
Biomedical Engineering
Biochemistry
Computational modeling of proteins
Sieren, Jessica, PhD
Associate Mentor
Assistant Professor
Radiology (Physiologic Imaging)
Biomedical Engineering
Multimodal investigation of lung nodules, incorporating computed tomography, nuclear imaging, and histopathology
Stoltz, David, MD, PhD
New Mentor
Associate Professor
Internal Medicine
Biomedical Engineering
Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Pathogenesis of cystic fibrosis related airway infections