Requirements - Cardiovascular engineering training program
Complete three three-week lab rotations before selecting a PhD advisor.
Develop an individualized development plan.
Complete required PhD in Biomedical Engineering coursework, including Advanced Cardiac Physiology and Anatomy (PHSL 5510, 3 credits), Cardiovascular Devices (BMEn 5601, 1 credit), and Professional Skills and Ethics for Biomedical Engineers (BMEn 8611, 2 credits).
Initiate a PhD thesis related to cardiovascular engineering.
Complete a cardiovascular clinical and preclinical/device immersion.
Attend a medical device innovation bootcamp.
Attend monthly lunches with cardiovascular device-oriented clinicians.
Attend monthly professional development lunches.
Participate in an annual U of M research symposium.
Attend a national meeting related to cardiovascular engineering.
Participate in responsible conduct of research training.
Complete an exit interview with the steering committee.