Main Department Office
Discovery Park, Suite B131
1155 Union Circle #310440
Denton, TX 76203-5017
Web site: biomedical.engineering.unt.edu
Donghui Zhu, Associate Professor
Rita Patterson, Professor – UNTHSC, Adjunct faculty
Simon Allo, MD, Adjunct faculty
Mission and vision
The mission of the Department of Biomedical Engineering is to provide a student-centered environment that facilitates a culture of interdisciplinary learning and innovation, while encouraging active participation in scholarly and professional activities to serve the biomedical engineering profession and society, while advancing regional economic development
The vision of the Department of Biomedical Engineering is to create an innovative, interdisciplinary academic program that emphasizes the fundamentals of biomedical engineering; state-of-the-art applications pertaining to biomedical instrumentation, biomechanics and bioinformatics; and other health care–related areas in an environment of life-long learning and research.
At this time, the department offers programs at the bachelor’s and master’s level. Additionally, PhD degrees are offered in materials science and engineering and mechanical and energy engineering, respectively with a biomedical engineering concentration. Please refer to the Undergraduate Catalog and the Graduate Catalog for more information.