The Virginia Tech - Wake Forest School of Biomedical Engineering & Sciences (SBES) is a fully joint graduate program, formed in 2003, which brings together three prestigious academic institutions: the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, the Wake Forest School of Medicine, and the VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine. Each of these separate entities contributes unique strengths to the program so that students are offered a wide spectrum of first-class educational and research opportunities in a beautiful part of the country.
SBES has approximately 73+ tenured or tenure-track faculty with either Primary/Core or Affiliate appointments to the school. They represent more than a dozen different engineering, life science, veterinary, and medical departments on the two campuses combined. They are engaged in many different areas of biomedical-related research such as: Biomechanics, Biomedical Imaging, Cardiovascular Engineering, Nanomedicine and Nanobioengineering, Neurengineering, Tissue Engineering, and Translational Cancer Research.
For more information visit our website at: www.sbes.vt.edu