Wake Forest University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences offers a Graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering in conjunction with the Wake Forest School of Medicine Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Virginia Tech–Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences (SBES). This unique collaboration draws from faculty, staff, and students at both schools in areas such as tissue engineering, biomedical imaging, nanomedicine and nanobioengineering, biomechanics, neuroengineering, cardiovascular engineering and translational cancer research.

Prominent research efforts include:

  • Cancer nanotechnology
  • Cardiovascular MRI
  • Concussion and head impact research
  • Global Human Body Models Consortium
  • Imaging analysis
  • Medical device design
  • Solid organs
  • Tissue engineering
  • Trauma research
  • Virtual human models
  • Head impact in sports
  • Injury biomechanics for soldiers
  • Regenerative medicine for soldiers