STAFF REPORT KHI: The biomedical engineering importance was highlighted in an event Biomedical Engineering Convention held by Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology (SSUET) which is most recognized as the prime institution in the cited discipline. The purpose of the convention was to throw light on various aspects of biomedical engineering its career prospects, RandD activities and overall traverse of scientific subjects it involves.
Chancellor SSUET, Engineer Muhammad Adil Usman while underlining the significance of biomedical engineering and said, “Biomedical engineering is the intersection of biology, medicine and the engineering. It is an interesting field and applications of engineering in healthcare are its main focuses”.
Prof Dr Ali Raza Jafri, Chairman Biomedical Engineering, NED University of Engineering and Technology, said that Biomedical Engineering is a fast growing field due to food adulteration and bad eating habits all over the world. Biomedical engineering profession has 72 percent, 10 year job growth forecast. Biomedical Engineers need innovation for technological advancement.