EVENT POSTPONED - Columbia University BME 20th Anniversary Symposium

Sep 02 2021

UPDATE: This event has been postponed (new date tbd).

Join us at Columbia University in NYC for a celebration of our Department’s 20th anniversary as well as a forum to define a vision for the field of biomedical engineering. At the BME 20th Anniversary Symposium, hear from more than 50 speakers (25+ are BME Chairs) from more than 35 institutions and organizations across the nation as they lead the charge in enhancing the future of biomedical engineering. 

To kick off our symposium weekend, please join us for our BME 20th Anniversary Alumni Day. BME alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends are all welcome! CLICK HERE for more information and to RSVP for the alumni event!




Columbia University
Department of Biomedical Engineering
The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science

  • Boston Children's Hospital
  • Brown University
  • City College of New York
  • Columbia University in the City of New York
  • Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • Cornell University
  • Dartmouth University
  • Duke University
  • George Mason University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Harvard University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Kinnos
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) at NIH
  • Ohio State University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Rice University
  • Rutgers University
  • Stevens Institute of Technology
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • University of Bridgeport
  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • University of California, Riverside
  • University of Houston
  • University of Kansas
  • University of Michigan
  • University of North Texas
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Virginia Tech
  • Yale University


Symposium - Day 1
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Low Memorial Library - Faculty Room
535 W. 116th Street, New York, NY

BME 20th Anniversary Dinner
5:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Low Library - Rotunda 
Morningside Campus, New York, NY

The anniversary dinner is a ticketed event. Individual tickets may be purchased for $50.00 each on the symposium registration site.


Symposium - Day 2
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Low Memorial Library - Faculty Room
535 W. 116th Street, New York, NY
Post-Symposium Reception
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Carleton Commons, Seeley W. Mudd Building 
500 W. 120th Street, 4th Floor (Campus Level), New York, NY
Immediately following the symposium, you are invited to join us at Carleton Commons to network with speakers, faculty, alumni, and students.



Columbia University makes every effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities. If you require disability-related accommodations to attend this event, please contact Disability Services at 212-854-2388 or [email protected] at least 5 business days in advance of the event.

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