Mark Wehde

Mark Wehde

Mark Wehde

MDI Fellow, James J. Renier Chair for Medical Device Innovation, MDI Faculty, Technological Leadership Institute

Education

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

Biography

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

Currently Teaching Courses
MDI 5002: Tech Foresight & Forecasting

Honors and Awards

University of Wisconsin MBA Consortium 2018 Outstanding Graduate

40 Best and Brightest Online MBAs Class of 2018, Poets and Quants

 

Selected Publications

  • 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
  • Healthcare 4.0, IEEE Engineering Management Review, 2019
  • 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