Located in the Oakland section of Pittsburgh, the University of Pittsburgh is ranked top-ten in securing NIH funding and provides a rich environment for interdisciplinary research, strengthened through its affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). The Department of Bioengineering, consistently ranked among the top programs in the country, has outstanding research and educational programs, offering undergraduate (260 students, sophomore-to-senior years) and graduate (152 Ph.D., MD/Ph.D., and DPT/Ph.D. students; and 56 MS students) degrees. Our vibrant neural engineering community spans many departments and centers across the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University, offering many collaborative research opportunities, e.g.: the Brain Institute (https://braininstitute.pitt.edu/), the Center for Neural Basis of Cognition (https://www.cnbc.cmu.edu/), the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine (https://mirm-pitt.net//), the Vascular Medicine Institute (https://vmi.pitt.edu/), and the Drug Discovery Institute (https://upddi.pitt.edu/). The Center for Medical Innovation (https://www.engineering.pitt.edu/CMI/), the Coulter Translational Partner...ship II Program (https://www.engineeringx.pitt.edu/coulter/) and the Center for Commercial Applications of Healthcare Data (https://healthdataalliance.com/partners/university-of-pittsburgh/) offer innovation and translation opportunities.