Our Purpose

IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology – Ryerson Chapter is a student led initiative that intends on expanding students’ understanding of biomedical engineering and having them explore the various opportunities provided in industries. Our motive is ensuring that connections are made to other disciplines while emphasizing the importance of Engineering in Medicine and Biology in scientific communities through various workshops, networking events and collaborations.

Meet the 2021-2022 Team

Khushi Tailor (She/Her)
4th Year Biomedical


"Khushiā€™s favourite animal is a COW šŸ® "
Aleeza Khan (She/Her)
4th Year Biomedical


"I absolutely LOVE watching horror movies and will choose them over any genre anyday."
Kia Alizadeh (He/Him)
2nd Year Biomedical

VP AdministrationĀ 

"Coraline is my favourite movie."
Maria Patrick (She/Her)
4th Year Biomedical

VP Finance

"I love funky socks!!"
Isha Baxi (She/Her)
4th Year Biomedical

VP Marketing

"Iā€™m an avid binge watcher! If you ask me if Iā€™ve seen a show, the answer is most likely YES!"Ā 
Qussai Antabi (He/Him)
2nd Year Biomedical

VP Media

"Just a dude whoā€™s slowly becoming a polyglot šŸ¤·šŸ¼ā€ā™‚ļø"
Yas Montaseri (She/Her)
4th Year Biomedical

VP Operations

"I used to have a huge eraser collection when I was a kid."
Eraj Zaidi (She/Her)
2nd Year Computer

VP Outreach

"I won every race at my elementary school!"
Saima Munir (She/Her)
4th Year Computer


"I'm a plant mom with 40 plants (so far)!"
Areeba Amjad (She/Her)
2nd Year Biomedical

Student Representative

"I love doing DIYs and small craft projects!""
Matthew Olver (He/Him)
2nd Year Biomedical

Student Representative

"Ice cream is my favorite dessert."

Sandra Alexander (She/Her)
2nd Year Biomedical

Student Representative

"My first and last name have the same meaning! And Iā€™m trilingual."

Previous years' teams

2020-2021 Team

2019-2020 Team

Event Showcase

Recent and Upcoming Events

  • The IEEE EMBS team is excited to bring you this event in collaboration with BECU and BMSCU!Ā ResearchĀ AccelerateĀ is an amazing opportunity for undergraduate students to get insight intoĀ researchĀ and interact with professors! We will be hearing from several biomedicalĀ engineering and scienceĀ professors. Additionally, you will also have the ...

  • Mastering Research
    10 February 2021

    IEEE EMBS has a new event this semester! Mastering Research is an opportunity for undergraduate students to get insight into research positions as well as masters and PhD opportunities! We will be talking to undergraduate students about their positions, how they got them, and what ...

  • EMBS Lounge
    04 February 2021

    Join IEEE EMBS at the EMBS lounge! This event is a hybrid of game night and upper-year guidance event where all students are invited to network. We will be hosting a number of games such as Among Us, Codenames, Skribbil.io and others. Additionally, we will ...

See All Recent and Upcoming Events
Check out our events page for more information!

Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to get involved with Ryerson EMBS, we’d love to hear from you!

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