Anna M. Bianchi is full professor in Biomedical Engineering at the Department of Electronics, Information and Bioengineering of the Politecnico di Milano. She received the Laurea in Electronic Engineering from the same University. In the period 1987-2000 she was research assistant in the Lab. of Biomedical Engineering of the IRCCS S.Raffaele Hospital in Milano; in 2001 joined the Department of Biomedical Engineering of the Politecnico di Milano. Her teaching activities are in the field of Biomedical Signal Processing (Bachelor degree) and Medical Informatics (Master degree). She is among the Lecturers of the PhD program in Bioengineering and since 2004 she is in the board of the same PhD program. She is author of more than 100 papers published on peer reviewed international journals (h-index = 26). She collaborated in many EU (MyHeart, HeartCycle, Neuropt) research projects and was Unit coordinator in the EU project Psyche (FP7), Pickfiler (FP7), and in now Unit coordinator of the EU project LINK (H2020).
She is member of the IEEE-Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, and member of the technical committees on Cardiopulmonary Systems and on Neuroengineering. She is fellow of EAMBES (European Alliance for Medical and Biological Engineering).