Biomedical Engineering Division


Biomedical Engineering Division (BmED) is the largest group of professional biomedical engineers in the UK.

Biomedical engineering, also known as medical engineering or bioengineering, is a diverse, exciting and relatively new area within the field of engineering.

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Campaign: Engineering solutions for the NHS

We are campaigning to raise awareness of the work and value of engineers within the NHS. We are calling for a position of Chief Biomedical Engineer to be created at every NHS Acute Trust, similar to Chief Nurse or Chief Medical Officer.

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Have a question or would like to get involved?

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Coronavirus / COVID-19

How engineering is helping to fight the pandemic

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Visit our Healthcare theme

Raising the profile of engineers working in the healthcare sector by highlighting innovative and emerging healthcare technologies, both in the UK and internationally.

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Governance and resources

  • How we are governed

    Find out about our advisory board, regional activities and the technical committees.

  • Information and resources

    Access useful library resources and find out more about health policy, biomedical careers and links to specialist engineering websites.

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