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Alumni Profile: Pursuing a career in the pharmaceutical industry

February 25, 2021 | Graduated in 2019 with a PhD in Chemical & Biomedical Engineering, Dr. Ahil Ganesh is now a senior research scientist at Spark Therapeutics, working on gene therapies.

Alumni Profile: Giving Impact Factor a New Meaning

February 8, 2021 | Graduated in 2019 with a PhD in chemical and biomedical engineering, Locke Davenport-Huyer has authored over 30 publications and co-founded Discovery, an educational STEM initiative that seeks to bridge the gap between high school and post-secondary studies

We provide innovative solutions for pressing healthcare challenges throughout the research and translational pipeline:


BME’s clinical engineers design technologies, devices and strategies for people with chronic disease, traumatic injury, disabilities and mobility limitations to help them integrate more fully with their environment.

Cell & Tissue

Research that has the potential to change how we think about disease and aging is happening at BME. Regenerative medicine uses stem cells and biomaterials to repair, replace or regenerate damaged tissue, organ structures and function.


BME researchers are advancing disease detection, customizing drug delivery and improving health-care outcomes with faster and more precise technologies and systems.

We offer various biomedical engineering graduate programs for prospective students

Research Program

Individuals pursuing careers in academia, healthcare, government, or industry, who have a passion for research and development

Professional Program

Individuals interested in medical device production from design to implementation in human patients

Listen to what our community has to say

We interviewed our students and faculty members about the past, present, and the future of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Toronto. Here are some of the faces of Biomedical Engineering

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