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
Stephen Boedo
Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
David Borkholder
Professor
Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering
Edward Brown
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Elizabeth DeBartolo
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Steven Day
Department Head
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Ke Du
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Tom Gaborski
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Edward Hensel
Associate Dean Research and Graduate Studies
Dean’s Office
Michael Kuhl
Professor
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Kathleen Lamkin-Kennard
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Blanca Lapizco-Encinas
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Cristian Linte
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Dan Phillips
Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering
Ruben Proano
Associate Professor
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Ehsan Rashedi
Assistant Professor
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Michael Richards
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Iris Rivero
Department Head
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Risa Robinson
Department Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Michael Schertzer
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Michael Schrlau
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Gill Tsouri
Professor
Department of Electrical and Microelectronic Engineering
Karin Wuertz-Kozak
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Zhi Zheng
Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering