According to the BMES Official Website, the mission of BMES is to:
“build and support the biomedical engineering community, locally, nationally and internationally, with activities designed to communicate recent advances, discoveries, and inventions; promote education and professional development; and integrate the perspectives of the academic, medical, governmental, and business sectors.”
Learn more about the BMES Organization here!
Regarding the Stony Brook BMES Chapter, our ultimate goal is to promote biomedical engineering and cater to the needs of biomedical engineering on campus! We are a diverse student body involved in multiple tasks in serving Stony Brook University’s biomedical engineering population. These include, but are not limited to, fundraising for biomedical causes, running academic workshops such as auto-CAD, MATLAB, Arduino, etc, promoting interest to biomedical engineering and STEM-related fields at local schools on Long Island, developing necessary skills for networking and professional development, and more!
Fast Facts about SBU BMES:
Stony Brook BMES was founded in 1997.
SBU BMES provides mentoring for newer students or anyone who wants it.
This mentoring program aids students with the course selection process and with the transition into college in general.
SBU BMES provides tutoring services and review sessions for newer students if they would like.
Stony Brook BME Department is closely affiliated with world- renowned Brookhaven National Laboratory and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.
Both of these institutes have faculty in the BME department at Stony Brook University
BME students can pursue opportunities positions with faculty in these labs just as easily as on campus.