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 August 17, 2016

BME hosts high school students during Pre-College Summer Program

BME Senior Lab Engineer Kanika Vats taught a biomedical engineering course within the Rochester Pre-College Program to high school students from across the globe this summer. The program welcomes these students to explore the University and its resources in order to broaden their educational experience, sharpen academic skills and expose them to University faculty members. Throughout the week, Dr. Vats taught in a small group setting and mentored the students, giving valuable insight into the theories, technologies and principles of biomedical engineering, while also providing hands-on experiences. The course was entitled. “Biomedical technology: Doctor, Engineering, or both.”


Synthesis of biomaterials for undestanding cell-material interactions


Using ECG to acquire biosignals


Utilizing sterile techniques for cell-culture applications