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Youseph Yazdi

  • Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
  • Executive Director, Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design (CBID)


  • Whiting School of Engineering
  • Carey Business School

Youseph Yazdi is an assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the Whiting School of Engineering, and serves as executive director of the Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design (CBID). Yazdi also holds an assistant professor by courtesy appointment with the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School for his ongoing work with our MBA program.

Yazdi's research focuses on imaging and medical devices. His research interests include Healthcare design, global health innovation, technology commercialization, medical devices, design education, and clinical innovation.

Yazdi is a fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering and serves on advisory boards of several academic organizations. He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles and holds several patents for inventions contributing to commercialized ultrasound and biophotonics devices.

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Johns Hopkins graduate students create a lymphedema detection sensor
Published April 28, 2022
Device detects fluid buildup in tissue and alerts patients and their doctors, potentially preventing thousands of cancer patients from developing the debilitating condition

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