It is our pleasure to invite you to participate in the 4th IEEE Middle East Conference on Biomedical Engineering (MECBME 2018), which will be hosted by IEEE Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) Tunisia chapter and the IEEE Tunisia section, in collaboration with the REGIM-Lab. (University of Sfax, Tunisia).
The conference will be held at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Gammarth – Tunis (Tunisia) from March 28-30, 2018.
MECBME 2018 is technically co-sponsored by IEEE Region 8 and IEEE Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS).


The Middle East Conference on Biomedical Engineering (MECBME) will provide a forum for professional engineers, scientists and academics engaged in research and development to convene and present their latest scholarly work in biomedical engineering. It will also provide engineers with an opportunity to interact and share their experiences in industry and technology applications.
The conference will run for four days and will be accompanied by diverse tutorial sessions presented by leading experts.

Submitted papers will be peer reviewed. Papers are invited in all areas of biomedical engineering including (but not limited to) the following areas:
• Biomedical Signal and Image Processing
• Bioinstrumentation; Nanomedicine and Biosensors
• Biomedical Circuits and Systems
• Neuroengineering; Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Systems
• Biomedical Imaging
• Biophotonics
• Biomedical System Modeling
• Bioinformatics
• Biomechanics; Artificial Organs and Prosthesis
• Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
• Healthcare Information Systems and e-Health
• Clinical Engineering
• Nuclear Medicine
• Bioelectromagnetism
• Biomedical Education
• Industrial Applications
• Medical Physics
• Biorobotics

Keynote Speakers



Michael Friebe

IEEE EMBS Distinguished Lecturer

Technical University of Munich, Germany

Michela Chiappalone

Italian Institute of Technology (IIT)


Christopher Druzgalski

IEEE Coastal Los Angeles EMB chapter chair

CSULB, Long Beach, CA, USA

Habib Zaidi

Geneva University Hospital, Switzerland

Marius George Linguraru

IEEE EMBS Distinguished Lecturer

Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Washington DC, USA

V.R. Singh

IEEE EMBS Distinguished Lecturer

National Physical Laboratory

New Delhi, India

Sri Krishnan

Ryerson University

Toronto, Canada



Important dates

  • Full paper submission: November 15, 2017 extended to December 12, 2017
  • Acceptance notified: January 15, 2018
  • Camera Ready Submission: January 31, 2018
  • Author Registration deadline: February 10, 2018

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