Biomedical and Healthcare Engineering

RIT engineers are working to improve healthcare medicine through interdisciplinary research involving a wide range of scale from molecules to devices to complex adaptive systems.

Personal Healthcare Technologies 180

PHT180 integrates talent from all nine colleges to create radically diverse teams that tackle problems in unconventional ways. From basic science to applied research, devices to psychosocial behaviors, PHT180 is creating a new future in healthcare delivery and individually empowered health.

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Key Faculty and Staff

Vinay Abhyankar
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
585-475-4665
Stephen Boedo
Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
585-475-5214
David Borkholder
Professor
Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering
585-475-6067
Edward Brown
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
585-475-7043
Elizabeth DeBartolo
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
585-475-2152
Steven Day
Department Head
Department of Biomedical Engineering
585-475-4738
Ke Du
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
5854754256
Tom Gaborski
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
585-475-4117
Edward Hensel
Associate Dean Research and Graduate Studies
Dean’s Office
585-475-7684
Michael Kuhl
Professor
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
585-475-2134
Kathleen Lamkin-Kennard
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
585-475-6775
Blanca Lapizco-Encinas
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Cristian Linte
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
585-475-4926
Dan Phillips
Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering
585-475-2309
Ruben Proano
Associate Professor
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
585-475-4236
Ehsan Rashedi
Assistant Professor
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
585-475-7260
Michael Richards
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
585-475-4397
Iris Rivero
Department Head
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
585-475-3952
Risa Robinson
Department Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering
585-475-6445
Michael Schertzer
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
585-475-5715
Michael Schrlau
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
585-475-2139
Gill Tsouri
Professor
Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering
585-475-6452
Karin Wuertz-Kozak
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
585-475-7355
Zhi Zheng
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
585-475-7755