Bioengineering, Biomedical Engineering, Medicine
University of Michigan
The laboratory focuses on cardiac and pulmonary physiology, pulmonary pathophysiology, and bioengineering specific to extracorporeal circulation and related devices. Facilities are available for small and large animal physiology studies including acute and sterile operating rooms along with support for a variety of whole animal and biomedical engineering studies. The laboratory serves as the primary research facility for the extracorporeal life support clinical program offering research opportunities to surgical residents, medical students and research fellows. In addition, the laboratory is associated with the University of Michigan Bioengineering Program, with research participation of graduate students. Undergraduate participation is available through the student research opportunities in surgery program within the college of Literature, Science and the Arts.