EnMed will be Texas A&M University’s innovative engineering medicine school option at Houston Methodist Hospital, developed to educate a new kind of doctor who will create transformational technology for health care. Part of Texas A&M’s College of Medicine’s M.D. program and the College of Engineering, EnMed will be an integrated educational and research medical school with a focus on innovation and entrepreneurship.
Responsive to the rapid advances in technology, this new type of medical education will prepare professionals with the clinical skills to diagnose symptoms and treat patients, along with the engineering mindset to solve problems, invent new technologies and rapidly move these innovative ideas to practice in patient care.
How EnMed is Unique
EnMed students will fulfill all academic and professional requirements for the MD degree, but will also engage in additional experiences involving engineering, innovation, and entrepreneurship. These experiences will be embedded within the curriculum from day one, uniquely preparing EnMed graduates to be leaders in inventing and applying cutting-edge technologies into medical practice.
- Every graduate will invent something transformational
- EnMed blends research and commercialization opportunities with an innovative medical education model
- Integrated engineering and medicine degree from day one