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Elizabeth Proctor

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Pharmacology, Biomedical Engineering, and Engineering Science & Mechanics


  • College of Medicine
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Engineering Science and Mechanics

3039 Hershey Center for Applied Research


Research Website

Research Areas:

Cell and Molecular Bioengineering

Interest Areas:

Alzheimer’s disease, neurodegeneration, systems biology, computational modeling






The Department of Biomedical Engineering administers the undergraduate major in biomedical engineering, and is a part of the university-wide Intercollege Graduate Degree Program, offering both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Bioengineering. Our work combines traditional engineering principles with medicine and technology for the betterment of human health and society. 

Department of Biomedical Engineering

122 Chemical and Biomedical Engineering Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-863-6614