About The Instructor(s)
Session, Dates: 1 (08/25/2014 - 12/13/2014)
Time: 06:00 - 08:50 pm
Location: Moon Campus
Room: John Jay 231
Seats Available: 9 Seats
This course provides an introduction to biomaterials, both synthetic and natural, that are implanted in the human body or employed in a medical device for the purposes of promoting improved human health. The course covers the synthesis, characterization, properties and applications of clinically significant biomaterials and discusses regulatory issues (legal, safety, reliability, biocompatibility, and ethics) concerning the use of biomaterials.
Rika W. Carlsen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Coordinator, SEMS Outreach, Engineering
John Jay 222