Biomedical Scene Investigation, BSI Leuven

General description

Are you interested in fixing malfunctions in human bodies, or perhaps you want to repair the broken leg after your last skitrip? This summer course about biomedical engineering will teach you how.

Seven topics of biomedical engineering, from biomaterials to tissue engineering, will be covered and you can even practice in real life.

It's the Leuven way to offer even more than this exciting topic, the course is set in a background of beautiful historic cities and the best beers in the world!

Academic information

Fields of activity:
Biomedical Engineering
Content and topics:
Biomedical engineering in general and an introduction to the following topics: Biomechanics, Biomaterials, Biosensors, Signals, Imaging, Revalidation, Tissue Engineering. There will be also company visits and a hospital visit. Also there will be a case study/design
Learning goals and objectives:
Provide a broad view on the topic of biomedical engineering and its practical applications
Examination type:
Written examination
ECTS credits issued:
Not known yet

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
A mix of sexes, nationalities and ages will be taken into consideration

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

Student dormitories
Self-cooked by the organisers
By bicycle, public transport and cars of the organisers