Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716


​Dr. Bhatia is both a licensed professional engineer and a physician. The goal of her work is to improve human health through the application of engineering analysis. Her background spans industry and academia, and her experience includes medical device and biotechnology product development, clinical trials, and intellectual property. She believes that an engineer’s work must be motivated by societal benefit, and therefore is motivated by stopping the world’s leading killers.

Research areas: Advancing healthcare; biomedical and biochemical engineering for clinical applications; biomaterials for medical devices; innovative teaching models for clinical immersion and product design