Grace Peng is a Program Director for the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) within the National Institutes of Health. She is responsible for overseeing programs that span across the areas of mathematical modeling, simulation and analysis methods, and next generation engineering systems for rehabilitation, neuroengineering, and surgical systems. Her role includes staying abreast of the latest cutting-edge research and technological advances coming out of the field. Peng’s zeal for biomedical engineering lies in applying engineering principles to real-life health issues facing people everyday.
This interview is part of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering's website initiative for STEM education: Navigate the Circuit (navigate.aimbe.org)