• Inspiring, Educating,
    and Empowering
    the biomedical engineering community
    to improve health care delivery in the developing world.
  • The Institutes
    We train university STEM students and professionals, then place these participants in hospitals
    to repair equipment and share their knowledge with local hospital staff.
  • Join Us
    Your contributions to Engineering World Health provide programs, training,
    and opportunities to help meet health care challenges in the developing world.

About Us

Engineering World Health is a U.S.-based non-profit organization that engages the skills and passions of students and professionals from around the globe to improve healthcare delivery in low-income countries.

Our volunteer engineers use their unique abilities to install and repair life-saving equipment in resource-poor hospitals, and to train local technicians in order to build sustainable capacity. With programs in Asia, Africa, and Latin America, EWH is building a global network of innovative and thoughtful biomedical professionals determined to build a healthier future for all the world's people.

Our Covid-19 Response: EWH is conducting virtual design programs, bringing together students from around the world. The courses focuses on low-resource design and engineering for healthcare in an international setting. Read more about the courses here.


The Institutes

Volunteer training and placements that support hospitals in need.

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Kits and STEM Activities

Bringing Biomedical Engineering into the classroom.

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On-Campus Activities

EWH Chapters and other ways to engage in our mission from home.

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The EWH Blog

Discover the EWH community and find out the latest news.

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Participants Since 2004

Hospital Repairs Made

Countries Supported

$26 Million
Worth of Service Completed

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