BME 4444Y—Practice in Clinical Engineering

Course Description

This course is for MHSc Clinical Engineering student only.

Clinical Engineering practice is the management of modern health-care technology.

This course provides practical experience in the practice of clinical engineering. Students will gain knowledge and experience in areas such as in-service education, departmental management, equipment acquisition, equipment control, equipment design, facility planning, information systems, regulatory affairs, safety program, system analysis and technology assessment/evaluation.

Students are required to complete 1,250 hours of internships, in two or three separate internships in locations such as health-care facilities, the medical device industry, or health-care consulting firms.

Evaluations are based on bi-weekly activity reports, final written reports and supervisor evaluations.