International School of Biomedical Diagnostics

About the School

The International School of Biomedical Diagnostics is a global center for research, teaching and service in the emerging field of biomedical diagnostics. The school pulls expertise from faculty across ASU, in collaboration with Dublin City University (DCU), Ventana Medical Systems, and other industry partners. ASU faculty come from:  the Biodesign Institute, College of Health Solutions, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, School of Life Sciences in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the W. P. Carey School of Business, and the Consortium for Science, Policy & Outcomes. The initiative also leverages the expertise of the National Biomarker Development Alliance, led by ASU.

Biomedical Diagnostics are at the center of health care innovation today and are involved in more than 60 percent of clinical decision-making. Diagnostics are critical to personalized medicine – the process of targeting drugs to those for whom they will be most effective. The industry employs more than 3.5 million people worldwide. The school offers ASU students an online Master of Science in Biomedical Diagnostics. (DCU students will receive a DCU degree).

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