What is Biomedical Engineering?

Mentor Program

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Contact Information




Mailing address:


UCB 427

University of Colorado

Boulder, CO 80309


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The University of Colorado Biomedical Engineering Society was founded in February 2012. It is one of over 100 student chapters nationwide who collaborate with and support the professional Biomedical Engineering Society. Our mission is to introduce students to the profession of biomedical engineering, expand their knowledge of tools and techniques used in the field, and develop members’ leadership and professional qualities through a variety of technical projects, professional networking, and social events.


When We Meet

BMES generally meets on Monday evenings from 7:00 - 8:00 PM in ECCR 265.


Events and Activities

-Endoscope development project

- Attend/host the Rocky Mountain Medical Technologies Conference

- Travel to the National BMES Conference - September 25-28,2013 in Seattle, WA

- Become a member of the Colorado Bioscience Association and attend their events

- Be actively involved in a committee

- Option of participating in the mentor program

- Watching surgeries

- Obtain the Discovery Learning aspect of CU's Active Learning Award


Official National Society Member Benefits

- Subscriptions to:

Biomedical Engineering Journal

Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering Journal OR Cardiovascular Engineering Technologies

Biomedical Engineering News monthly e-newsletter

Other online journals

- Online access to career center

- Internship listings and information

- Graduate Programs information

- Undergrad and Grad Research Awards

- Student travel awards to National Conference

Next Meeting Information

Intro meeting & guest speaker (Dr. Tom Cech)


KOBL 235

Industry Advisory Council-Department of Mechanical Engineering

Colorado Engineering Dean's office

Colorado Engineering Dean's Office