Welcome to Penn State Bioengineering Faculty
The Bioengineering program faculty at University Park consists of nine full time faculty with appointments in the College of Engineering, seven additional full time faculty with appointments in the College of Medicine, and a Faculty Committee of 26 additional professorial positions with appointments in the College of Health and Human Development, College of Science, College of Medicine, and other departments within the College of Engineering.
The Institute for Biomedical Engineering at Hershey includes seven core Bioengineering faculty in residence at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, plus additional faculty who supervise and train graduate students in their laboratories.
Screening questions fail to identify teens at risk for hearing loss
Subjective screening questions do not reliably identify teenagers who are at risk for hearing loss, according to researchers at Penn State College of Medicine. The results suggest that objective hearing tests should be refined for this age group to replace screening questions.More...
The Medical Minute: Enterovirus D68 expected to fade away into winter
Late every summer and into every fall, enteroviruses bring a host of unpleasant ailments. This year, Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) has been making headlines for its potentially severe symptoms in children, causing some alarm among parents.More...
Mets earns top educator honors with SEA/Duke Award
Dr. Berend Mets, Eric A. Walker Professor and chairman of anesthesiology at Penn State Hershey, has earned top educator honors by receiving the Society for Education in Anesthesia SEA/Duke Award.More...
Drop Your Drawers celebrates life-changing weight loss
Penn State Hershey Surgical Weight Loss held its annual Fall Social and Drop Your Drawers event Oct. 16. Patients and guests enjoyed an evening celebrating the life-changing outcomes that surgical weight loss procedures can help to facilitate.More...