Career Questions tagged Biomedical

What kind of companies are the best places for biomedical engineers to work in?

I'm a senior in high school and interested in Biomedical Engineering. I am also very interested in following a guideline to becoming a seasoned and well respected Biomedical Engineer. #biomedical-engineering #engineering #biomedical...

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Active Jan 02 at 05:31 PM

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PAUL GENTHNER | TRINITY BIOMEDICAL Think Of all the hospitals in your area or the US ...

Challenges ahead of me as I seek my goal of being a Doctor?

What type of Road Blocks do I face as a minority female entering the Biology/Pre-Medicine fields for college? #biomedical #biology #doctor #physician #medical-field...

#medicine

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Active Dec 20 '18 at 06:58 PM

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Posted by Samantha K.’s Avatar Samantha K.
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Dimple Khona | Pediatric Hospitalist and Integrative Medicine Physician You will face the same challenges that non minority women face ...

Can I major in STEM without being good at math?

I'm not very good at math but biomedical engineering sounds very interesting to me. Should I pursue this major? #engineering #math #stem #major #computer #college #biomedical...

#science

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Active Dec 17 '18 at 11:12 PM

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Posted by Payton B.’s Avatar Payton B.
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Douglas Lemmo, P.E. | Consultant, Owner at Power Generation Consulting Services Hi Payton,Probably not, but I do not know enough about you ...

What career paths are available with a biomedical engineering degree?

I want to study biomedical engineering but I do not want to end up in a hospital for work #engineering #biomedical #biomed...

#bioengineering

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Active Dec 04 '18 at 06:40 PM

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Posted by Adriana L.’s Avatar Adriana L.
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Christopher Rutledge Hi Adriana,Majoring in biomedical engineering would not necessarily relegate you to ...

What career options come with a Biomedical Engineering degree?

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 09:20 PM

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Posted by Morgan H.’s Avatar Morgan H.
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Amelia Eginton | Associate Business Consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Great question! I was wondering the same thing when I was ...

Do biomedical engineers work with medical physicist

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Active Oct 28 '18 at 12:41 AM

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G. Mark Stewart | Adjunct Professor Engineering The short answer is yes. Although it's not always necessary, but ...

How can I get in contact with people in the profession I'm considering?

I have wanted to become a biomedical engineer for many years, but there are many times when I wonder whether I would truly thrive in this career. I would love to shadow a biomedical engineer, especially as I want to declare my major in college as soon as possible. Is it rude or unacceptable for...

#hungry-for-info #choosing-a-major #bioengineer #biomedical #bioengineering #biotechnology #biomedical-engineering

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Active Oct 26 '18 at 04:51 PM

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Monica Chartier | Program Manager, Chat & Mobile at Dell Hey Yekaterina, There are lots of ways to get in contact ...

How do I become a leading expert in the field of Biomedical Engineering?

I'm a senior in high school and interested in Biomedical Engineering. I am also very interested in following a guideline to becoming a seasoned and well respected Biomedical Engineer. #biomedical-engineering #engineering...

#biomedical

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Active Oct 07 '18 at 09:54 PM

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Virginia Bruce | Student at Baylor University Hello, I am a recent Biomedical Engineering Graduate from Baylor University. ...

I'm debating between Biomedical Engineering and Dentistry. Would most of my core classes for either contribute to my decision for a major?

I've done well in all of my STEM classes. I'm leaning towards Engineering, but haven't quite decided. I've started considering Pre Dentistry to see where my interests take me. #engineering #biomedical #dentistry...

#dental

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Active Sep 17 '18 at 05:13 PM

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Posted by Christopher S.’s Avatar Christopher S.
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Anthony Ngo There is no Pre-Dentistry major.  My wife is a dentist and ...

Is biomedical engineering a good major for the future, regarding job opportunities?

How does the salary of a biomedical engineer compare to other professions? Flexibility of work hours? Stability of the job? #job-market #major #college-majors #engineering #biology #biomedical...

#biomedical-engineering

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Active Sep 15 '18 at 09:05 PM

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Posted by Kristen A.’s Avatar Kristen A.
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Kent Broman | Technical Sales Representative The U.S. Department of Labor set the salary as high as ...

How important is to find an internship as a high schooler specifically in the field of your intended major?

My career goal is to be a biomedical researcher in the immunogenetics field, but I was wondering if it finding an internship at another research field, for example oncology or genetics, would still be helpful to me. #science #biology #research #biomedical-engineering #biomedical...

#biomedical-science

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Active Sep 06 '18 at 09:21 PM

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Posted by Katia D.’s Avatar Katia D.
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Mohamed Hidayathulla Hi Katia, Create a resume and be ready to talk about ...

Is a PhD required to get a good job in the biomedical field?

This is a bit of a general question, but I'm interested in pursuing a career in biomedical engineering, research, or science. I've heard that there is much competition and that a lot of experience is required to get a job in this field. #research #biomedical-engineering #biomedical...

#medical-research #biomedical-engineer #biomedical-science #science-phd

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Active Sep 02 '18 at 08:31 PM

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Posted by Katia D.’s Avatar Katia D.
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Nick Cobane | Business Operations @ LinkedIn In my experience, the issue isn't so much the competition in ...

What are some tips for finding an internship as a high schooler?

I'm looking for an internship and am currently in high school, but I don't know how to start looking for one. I'm interested in the biomedical research field. #science #biology #research #biomedical-engineering #biomedical...

#biomedical-science

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Active Aug 16 '18 at 07:33 PM

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Posted by Katia D.’s Avatar Katia D.
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Courtney McDermott | Membership Engagement Coordinator | Freelance Editor | Writing ... Katia, it's wonderful that you are thinking about getting an internship ...

What classes can I take during my senior year that will help me progress in a biomedical field.

I have finished most of my required classes in high school. I want to know what classes will be most beneficial for me to take my senior year, besides AP classes that count as prerequisites. I want to spend the least amount of time in college and still get my biomedical engineer degree....

#biology #senior-year #biomedical #healthcare #medicine #women-in-science

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Active Jul 30 '18 at 12:36 AM

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Marlika West, M.S. | at Clayton County Public Schools. When I graduated from high school, I enrolled into a Math ...

Can you pursue prosthesis under a biomechanics and a biomedical engineering degree?

I am interested in the relationship between biomechanical and a biomedical engineering program and how they contrast. #engineering #biomedical-engineering #biomedical #biomedical-engineer...

#biomechanics

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Active Jul 24 '18 at 11:36 PM

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Luis "Lou" Herrera | Principal Mechanical Engineer at Jabil Yes, but read the curriculum. Some schools biomedical engineering programs are ...

If I get a Bachelor's in biology, can I get a Master's and PhD in biomedical science?

I'm a high school student who wants to be a biomedical researcher, but most of the colleges that I'm looking at only offer biology and not biomedical science as a major. I'm wondering if I can jump to biomedical science in grad school, even though I didn't major in it in undergrad. #biology...

#medical-research #science-phd #biomedical-science #biomedical #research

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Active Jul 17 '18 at 05:15 PM

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Posted by Katia D.’s Avatar Katia D.
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Courtney Byrd | Operational Meteorologist Hi Katia, To find out, I would research the grad schools ...

What do you do as a biomedical engineer?

I'm thinking about going into this field, but a vague idea of what they actually do. What is a typical workday like? Are there different types of biomedical engineers?...

#biomedical

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Active Jul 02 '18 at 12:24 AM

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Posted by Liliana R.’s Avatar Liliana R.
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PAUL GENTHNER | TRINITY BIOMEDICAL As a biomedical engineer I Maintain ( service/repair) medical equipment within ...

With the field of biomedical engineering, are there any problems being a girl?

I heard that in most STEM fields, being a girl means you earn less, there are less opportunities, not as many companies believe girls are capable, girls are of less value. I wanted more information if this was a myth or if it was true and how it might be a bad decision to go into this...

#career-in-the-field-of-biomedical-engineering #biomedical-engineer #biomedical #biomedical-engineering

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Active Jun 30 '18 at 04:48 PM

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Posted by Rhea K.’s Avatar Rhea K.
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PAUL GENTHNER | TRINITY BIOMEDICAL I have worked in this field 28 yrs now and I,ll ...

Is biomedical engineering a rewarding career

I plan on majoring in biomedical engineering #biomedical...

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Active Jun 27 '18 at 03:22 PM

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Posted by Adriana C.’s Avatar Adriana C.
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PAUL GENTHNER | TRINITY BIOMEDICAL Think Of all the hospitals in your area or the US ...

How is graduate school for Biomedical Engineers, in terms of getting a PhD?

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Active May 26 '18 at 03:12 PM

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Posted by Aishwarya S.’s Avatar Aishwarya S.
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Saul Jaime | Post-Doctoral Pharmacologist Hi Aishwarya,Although I did not obtain a Biomedical Engineering PhD, I ...

What are the academic steps required to become a biomedical researcher?

I'm not sure of the specific field I would need to major in to pursue that career field. #research #biomedical-engineering #biomedical #medical-research...

#biomedical-science

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Active May 01 '18 at 08:10 PM

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Posted by Katia D.’s Avatar Katia D.
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Gayatri Venkiteswaran, PhD. | Cell Biologist ✰ Project manager ✰ Team player ... Ideally, you could find yourself an internship/summer research opportunity (while you ...

As someone who has a degree in biomedical engineering or works in the field, what types of jobs are available with the field becoming more and more popular daily and jobs becoming scarce?

I am currently a junior in high school considering biomedical engineering and want some more information for potential careers and general career advice. #biomedical-engineering #biotechnology...

#biomedical

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Active Apr 22 '18 at 11:47 PM

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What is the most impactful project a bio-medical engineer can work on in their career?

I am still deciding on what career I would like to pursue. I want to do something that will leave an impact for others to benefit from, therefore I want more information if bio-medical engineering is for me. #engineer #biomedical #science #medical...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Active Apr 08 '18 at 02:04 AM

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Posted by Mashal S.’s Avatar Mashal S.
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MICHAEL BRAFF, MBA | Biomedical Engineering Manager Marshall, It would depend on what branch of BioMed you want ...

What aspect of college is the most challenging?

As a student in 11th grade, I am currently thinking about my future and what path to take (Colleges). I have a very high GPA, and impressive leadership resume. I take education very seriously and often stress about college and what it will be like. Financially, socially, academically etc… what...

#psychology #business #doctor #finance #health #biomedical #social #nursing

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Active Apr 03 '18 at 07:05 PM

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Posted by Kaylyn B.’s Avatar Kaylyn B.
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Professor SIR Lloyd Christopher Stanton | Board of Directors Inter/Govern Relations Human Services Chair. ... What aspect of college is the most challenging? As a student ...

Where is the best area of the nation to go to college if I plan on studying Biomedical Engineering?

Curious as to where the best research takes place and the best schools are. #school #research #regions #college-major...

#biomedical

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Active Mar 14 '18 at 01:18 PM

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Posted by Dillon B.’s Avatar Dillon B.
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Brittney Pachucki | Biomedical Engineer at Amgen I am currently a biomedical engineer in the Boston area, which ...

What does it take to become a Biomedical Engineer

I'm a Sophomore at Academy for Software Engineering. I'm asking this question because I want to know what I need to accomplish in order to successfully get into this career. #college #professional #student #engineers...

#biomedical

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Active Feb 27 '18 at 01:06 PM

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Posted by Sami F.’s Avatar Sami F.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Hi Sami! Here is a site that will tell you much ...

Mathematics and biomedical?

To my understanding (from whart highschool teachers have told me) engineering takes alot of mathematics to be able to do well. Is this true? and if so, how much is mathematics actually applied in biomedical engineering? I absolutely love math and it's subtopics. And it is one of the reasons why...

#premed #biomedical #bioengineering #mathematics

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Active Feb 18 '18 at 05:13 AM

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Posted by andy S.’s Avatar andy S.
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Manuela Constantinescu | "Your reputation is more important than your paycheck, ... If you want to go for bio-medical it means that you ...

As an engineering student, is it more harmful than beneficial to look for jobs or internships outside of your specific field of engineering?

I am a Biomedical Engineering student, and my degree includes many Mechanical, Electrical, and Chemical Engineering practices. It sometimes becomes difficult to find Biomedical Engineering jobs specifically, so I am considering working in other areas of engineering to simply gain experience...

#engineering #jobs #biomedical #internships

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Active Feb 16 '18 at 03:16 PM

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Posted by Avery L.’s Avatar Avery L.
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Nadir Hajiyani | Application Security Lead at Direct Energy Yes experience is always valuable. It shows great effort and dedication ...

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