IQ at MSU IQ at MSU revolutionizing healthcare by converging medicine, engineering to promote precision health By Russ White • Aug 7, 2018 Melanie Kauffman Christopher H. Contag is the James and Kathleen Cornelius Chair and Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Microbiology & Molecular Genetics at Michigan State University. He is director of MSU's Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering and chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering.IQ is a research collaboration among the colleges of Engineering, Human Medicine and Natural Science at MSU. IQ is devoted to basic and applied research at the interface of life sciences, engineering, information sciences, and other physical and mathematical sciences. Contag discusses IQ's mission, vision, and impact. Listen Listening... / 13:04 Chris Contag talks with Russ White.