Biomedical Engineering is currently the fastest growing engineering field –The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that employment of Biomedical Engineers is expected to grow by 62% between 2010 and 2020. Practitioners in this fast-growing discipline develop new, inventive, high-tech ways to make a difference in people’s health. Biomedical Engineers improve the quality of people’s lives and patient care by using their training as engineers to design solutions to problems in health and medicine. Biomedical Engineers may design prosthetics, artificial organs, medical devices, cutting-edge diagnostic machinery, and even software programs. Watch the Career Profile video below to learn more about this rewarding STEM career field.