× We offer our visitors 5 free video views. Download the free iOS app here for access to thousands of videos. Schools may contact us for full platform access.
Tourist 7bf70c91c8b83480ad81e3b83a667ecb
Tags:

BIOMATH ENGINEERING PHD STUDENT: Helping Improve Lives

About this video 

Peng is currently a PhD student studying BioMath Engineering. Peng goes into detail about what he wished he knew before starting his career, which is ultimately knowing what helps people improve their lives.

Job Title: BioMath Engineering PhD Student

Job Summary: Biomedical Engineers

Job Description

Biomedical engineers analyze and design solutions to problems in biology and medicine, with the goal of improving the quality and effectiveness of patient care.

On-the-Job Training

None

Quick Facts

Average salary
Average salary
National Statistic Change Location
Confirm
$50,000 - $130,000
Projected job growth
Projected Job Growth
50 to 50 percent
Typical schedule
Typical schedule
Full-time
Typical workplace
Typical workplace
Home, Hospital / Clinic, Indoor, Office, Travel
Personal qualities
Personal Qualities
Analytical skills, Mathematical skills, People skills, Problem solving skills, Verbal communication skills, Written communication skills

PathSource provides free English transcriptions for each of our informational interviews on video which will appear here after you have signed in. Our advanced transcriptions are highly interactive. They scroll down automatically as the video plays and users can jump to a specific part of the video by clicking on any word in the transcript.

For a small fee, we offer transcriptions in different languages, making PathSource a great tool for English Language Learners. This feature is currently available for customers in the education field only.

Please contact us at support@pathsoruce.com if you have any questions or would like to get a price quote for advanced transcripts offered in a second language.

P3.instances[0].transcript.parse_transcript_data({"transcript":"<p><span m='190'>My</span> <span m='400'>name's</span> <span m='870'>Peng</span> <span m='1060'>[INAUDIBLE],</span> <span m='1300'>and</span> <span m='1660'>I'm</span> <span m='1780'>currently</span> <span m='2270'>a</span> <span m='2480'>third</span> <span m='2780'>year</span> <span m='2940'>PhD</span> <span m='3960'>student</span> <span m='4460'>majoring</span> <span m='4860'>in</span> <span m='4950'>biomedical</span> <span m='5510'>engineering.</span> <span m='6740'>I</span> <span m='7110'>got</span> <span m='7480'>my</span> <span m='7750'>bachelor's</span> <span m='8030'>degree</span> <span m='8870'>in</span> <span m='9120'>Shanghai</span> <span m='10060'>three</span> <span m='10300'>years</span> <span m='10550'>ago,</span> <span m='11370'>and</span> <span m='11635'>then I</span> <span m='11900'>moved</span> <span m='12190'>directly</span> <span m='12640'>to</span> <span m='12790'>US</span> <span m='13260'>to</span> <span m='13810'>join</span> <span m='14130'>a</span> <span m='14180'>PhD</span> <span m='14570'>program</span> <span m='15010'>in biomedical</span> <span m='15680'>engineering.</span> <span m='16530'>So</span> <span m='17200'>that's</span> <span m='17500'>basically</span> <span m='17950'>my</span> <span m='18770'>annotation.</span> <span m='19980'>The</span> <span m='20090'>question</span> <span m='20400'>is</span> <span m='20580'>what</span> <span m='20870'>I</span> <span m='21100'>wish</span> <span m='21340'>I would</span> <span m='21720'>like to</span> <span m='22100'>know</span> <span m='22465'>when I first</span> <span m='22830'>start</span> <span m='23510'>my</span> <span m='23690'>career.</span> <span m='24860'>I'd</span> <span m='25060'>say</span> <span m='27000'>I</span> <span m='27090'>wanted</span> <span m='27390'>to</span> <span m='27500'>know</span> <span m='27860'>what</span> <span m='29470'>people</span> <span m='30510'>out</span> <span m='30710'>there</span> <span m='31000'>really</span> <span m='31630'>needs,</span> <span m='32210'>watch</span> <span m='32439'>the</span> <span m='32600'>patients</span> <span m='33080'>really</span> <span m='33365'>needs.</span> </p><p><span m='33650'>Because</span> <span m='35870'>I'm</span> <span m='35990'>a</span> <span m='36250'>biomedical</span> <span m='36710'>engineer</span> <span m='37590'>and</span> <span m='38950'>I'm</span> <span m='39290'>thrilled</span> <span m='39860'>about</span> <span m='40200'>applying</span> <span m='41170'>engineering</span> <span m='41840'>technologies</span> <span m='42660'>to</span> <span m='42820'>medical</span> <span m='43200'>problems</span> <span m='43740'>to</span> <span m='43830'>help</span> <span m='44130'>people</span> <span m='44390'>out</span> <span m='44620'>there.</span> <span m='45530'>But</span> <span m='47260'>at</span> <span m='47360'>first,</span> <span m='47900'>I</span> <span m='48050'>really</span> <span m='48360'>didn't</span> <span m='48670'>know</span> <span m='48910'>what</span> <span m='49640'>is</span> <span m='49860'>really</span> <span m='50040'>needed</span> <span m='50470'>by</span> <span m='50920'>the</span> <span m='51020'>doctors</span> <span m='51610'>and</span> <span m='51730'>by the</span> <span m='51880'>patients</span> <span m='52630'>and</span> <span m='53700'>what</span> <span m='54180'>can</span> <span m='54995'>help</span> <span m='55400'>people,</span> <span m='56440'>what</span> <span m='56640'>can</span> <span m='56830'>really</span> <span m='57340'>help</span> <span m='57660'>people</span> <span m='57950'>and what</span> <span m='58450'>can</span> <span m='58880'>really</span> <span m='60770'>relieve</span> <span m='61190'>their</span> <span m='61370'>stress,</span> <span m='62130'>relieve</span> <span m='62610'>their</span> <span m='62770'>pain</span> <span m='63390'>and</span> <span m='63940'>help</span> <span m='64410'>them</span> <span m='64720'>improve</span> <span m='65209'>their</span> <span m='65370'>lives</span> <span m='66270'>and</span> <span m='66570'>health.</span> </p>","file":{"id":599120,"video_id":"","name":"2831-Peng - Biomath Engineering PhD Student.mp4","duration":67755,"thumbnail_url":null}});