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BIOMED Summer Academy

Discover Biomedical Engineering
Learn Research Skills, Gain Lab Experience
Group Activities – Hands-on Learning
Group Assignments – Design Challenge
Neuroengineering @ Franklin Institute

The BIOMED Summer Academy is a 1-week program at Drexel University that provides high school students with an insight into the exciting field of Biomedical Engineering. Participants will be introduced to laboratory and core research skills through interactive, hands-on learning activities. Students will also have the opportunity to explore the booming biomedical industry through site visits, seminars, and presentations.

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Rising high school juniors and seniors. Admission to the program is competitive. Students must have taken one year of biology and have some interest in math, engineering, or health and life sciences. Preference is given to students with outstanding GPAs and teacher recommendations.