Herbert F. Voigt awarded 2016 National Alpha Eta Mu Beta (AHMB) Outstanding Dedication and Service Award

06 October 2016 AHMB Reception & Award Ceremony, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA IFMBE is proud to announce that our past president, Herbert F. Voigt, has been awarded the 2016 National Alpha Eta Mu Beta (AHMB) Outstanding Dedication and Service Award. Alpha Eta Mu Beta is the International Biomedical Engineering Honor Society. Established in 1979, Alpha Eta

WHO Recruitment

Vacancy Notice for Coordinator (Innovation, Access and Use) Deadline: 07 Oct 2016 The units of Policy Access and Use and Public Health and innovation of the Essential Medicines and Health products department of WHO are being merged into one new unit which is called  “Innovation, Access and Use” . More details on:

Global Clinical Engineering Day

Are You Ready for Global Clinical Engineering Day? ~ Mark your calendar – October 21, 2016 ~ On behalf of the Global Clinical Engineering Advisory Board, you are invited to participate and engage in a day-long recognition event celebrating the contributions clinical engineers make every day. Health technology is vital to global health care and

WHO’s 2014 Compendium of Innovative Health Technologies

WHO’s 2014 Compendium of Innovative Health Technologies for Low-Resource Settings is now available for download at:

Antonio F. C. Infantosi (1947 – 2016)

1st September 1947 – 16th March 2016   Dear colleagues of Biomedical Engineering, The board of the Brazilian Society of Biomedical Engineering (SBEB) is sad to announce that our colleague Professor Antonio Fernando Catelli Infantosi passed away on 16 March 2016. Prof. Infantosi is one of the biggest names in Biomedical Engineering in Brazil, he was

World Congress 2015 Abstracts

Available for download now! The programme and abstracts book of the World Congress 2015, held in Canada, can be downloaded/viewed by clicking on the book cover below:  


Robert Albert Brown (1952 – 2016)

15th January 1952 – 4th February 2016   Our friend and our colleague Prof Robert Brown sadly passed away on 4th February 2016 at the age of 64. An extraordinary human being, Robert is survived by his mother Doris Brown, his daughter Elizabeth Pelichet, his son Michael Brown and grandson Finlay Brown. His passing is

DGBMT – Klee Family Foundation Prize 2016

The German Society for Biomedical Engineering at the VDE Association is awarding the literature prize to young scientist from the “Klee Family Foundation”. The prize is worth 5,000 euros prize and will be awarded in a competition for outstanding scientific work with the following priorities: Biomedical Engineering as an interdisciplinary subject Engineering solutions current clinical

WC2015 – Abstracts available for download

The World Congress 2015 abstracts are now available for download. Download / View Abstracts Book