Biomedical Engineering - Hitting the Funny Bone!


Biomedical engineering, a new emerging field of engineering, deals with the application of engineering principles and design concepts to medicine and biology for healthcare purposes. Closing the gap between engineering and life sciences, this is an exciting intersection of two classic industries: health and mechanical engineering. Participants will explore the skeletal system of the human body. While learning about bone function, joints, fractures, participants will design their own cast and lower leg weight bearing prosthetic utilizing the Engineering Design Process.…

NextGen Science Motion & Stability, Forces & Interactions, Energy, Life Sciences, Engineering Design, 4C Skills. Other Engineering

Usage: Afterschool Camp Or Classes

Prerequisites: None