The Biomedical Engineering Society is the professional society for biomedical engineering and bioengineering. Founded in early 1968, the Society now boasts nearly 7,500 members. BMES serves as the lead society and professional home for biomedical engineering and bioengineering. Our leadership in accreditation, potential licensure, publications, scientific meetings, global programs, and diversity initiatives, as well as our commitment to ethics, all serve our mission to promote and enhance knowledge and education in biomedical engineering and bioengineering worldwide and its utilization for human health and well-being.
Career Connections, a career development resource of BMES, retains specialized career assistance for biomedical engineering students. Through close relationships with industry in the medical device, biotech, and pharmaceutical industries. Career Connections provides biomedical engineering students and recent graduates the opportunities for career development, employment and collaboration.