Seminar on Engineering Principles in Medicine

Event Description

Department of Biomedical Engineering organized a technical seminar on “Engineering Principles in Medicine”. The talk will be presented by Syed Faiyaz Ahmed Hossainy. He is currently the Senior Research Fellow at Abbott Vascular, USA and also serves as Adjunct Professor, at the Department of Bioengineering, UC Berkeley. He obtained his BSc. in Chemical Engineering in 1988, from the Department of Chemical Engineering at BUET and went on to complete is MSc. and Ph.D. from the Department of Chemical Engineering at University of Texas at Austin, USA in 1992 and 1994, respectively. Due to his engineering background and work/research experience with biological fluids, devices, biomaterials and drug delivery he possesses a unique skillset which will prove highly useful to those faculty and graduates of BUET who are interested in venturing into the fields of Biotechnology and Bioengineering. Combined with this, his passion for contributing to his alma mater, BUET gives us an opportunity to hone our graduates to contribute to these fields, both locally and globally.