Mark Wehde is chair of the Mayo Clinic Division of Engineering, assistant professor of Biomedical Engineering in the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, and fellow in the Mayo Clinic Academy of Educational Excellence. Mark is also the James Renier Chair in Medical Device Innovation at the University of Minnesota Technology Leadership Institute.
Mark is on the board of governors for the IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Society and the IEEE Systems Council and is an affiliate of the University of Minnesota Medical Industry Leadership Institute. Mark is a Senior Fellow in the IEEE and a distinguished lecturer for the IEEE Systems Council.
Mark is a juror for the Medical Design Excellence Awards, the R&D 100 Awards, and the Edison Awards. He has joined the South Dakota State University Electrical Engineering Industry Advisory Board, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Biomedical Engineering Advisory Board, and the Advisory Board for the Clinician Engineer Hub at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Imperial College London, and King’s College London. Mark is on the board of directors for the Mayo Employees Federal Credit Union.
Mark has given over 70 national and international presentations on the topics of medical device development and has published more than 20 articles on related topics. He is also on the editorial board for Telehealth and Medicine Today and various IEEE journals.
Program M.S. in Medical Device Innovation
Master of Business Administration University of Wisconsin MBA Consortium
Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering Iowa State University
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Minor area of study: Mathematics South Dakota State University
Currently Teaching Courses
MDI 5002: Tech Foresight & Forecasting
Publications & Awards
Honors and Awards
University of Wisconsin MBA Consortium 2018 Outstanding Graduate
40 Best and Brightest Online MBAs Class of 2018, Poets and Quants
Effect of Masking and Distance on Aerosol Exposure, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, 2021
Evidence-based Aerosol Clearance Times in a Healthcare Environment, Journal of Infection Prevention, 2021
Systems Approach to Prototyping Medical Devices, IEEE International Symposium on Systems Engineering, 2020
RF Signal Loss in Through-body Wireless Transmission and Implications for Implantable Devices, IEEE International Symposium on Medical Measurements and Applications Proceedings, 2018
A Conceptual Framework for Developing an Implantable Research Platform: A Multimodality Approach to Stimulating and Recording, IEEE International Symposium on Medical Measurements and Applications Proceedings, 2018
Analysis of Myelinated Nerve Fibers using an Image Acquisition System, IEEE International Symposium on Medical Measurements and Applications Proceedings, 2017
Corporate Culture, Stereotypes, and Discrimination, IEEE Engineering Management Review, 2018
Practical Application of a Balanced Scorecard as a Strategic Management System, IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Society, 2018
Tying Innovation to Strategy, IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Society, 2018
Routine measurement of calcium, magnesium, copper, zinc, and iron in urine and serum by inductively coupled plasma emission spectroscopy, Journal of Clinical Chemistry, 1986