Founder of the Biomedical Engineering Association of Armenia
Ara Yeramian was born in Aleppo, Syria. In 2006, he moved to Germany to continue his studies. (M.Sc., Ph.D. biomedical engineering: medical software engineering manager, client manager, project developer). Ara moved to Armenia in late 2020 from Germany during the 44-day Artsakh war. In 2020 , he volunteered full time at an Armenian biomedical hardware startup through Armenian Volunteer Corps.
In 2021, he established the BEAA, the Biomedical Engineering Association of Armenia. In 2021, he established a branch of a German medical software company in Yerevan. He is an active volunteer with Repat Armenia, AVC/BR. Every 2 weeks, he takes his Nikon camera and goes to a mountain or a village and (re)explore the country from a new perspective. A country he sees himself reflected in, a place where he found a sense of purpose, a place he calls Home.