...where cutting edge research meets hands-on clinical care
The Institute of Biomedical Engineering (IBME) is a research institute within the University of New Brunswick. Founded in 1965, the Institute has evolved to become a world renowned, multi-disciplinary research unit involved in a broad spectrum of activities. Our mandate is to further education, research and community service in biomedical engineering.
Students and researchers at the IBME are among the best in the world and continue to expand the possibilities in the biomedical field. Our students have gone on to become world leaders in research and industry.
The IBME also houses the Atlantic Clinic for Upper Limb Prosthetics, which helps individuals who need artificial arms, hands or fingers, or other devices to help with an upper limb deficiency or complex upper limb dysfunction. Our clinic specializes in fitting myoelectric prostheses. We also provide cosmetic restorations, passive prostheses, recreational adaptations or specially designed custom prosthetic devices. If you or a loved one has a limb deficiency please visit limbclinic.com to find out how we can help you.