Good morning Bioengineering students-


Biol 575: Translational Molecular Research

Course Dates: June 20-25, 2016

Location: Rome, Italy


Gain Hands-On Training in the Latest Technologies in Molecular Medicine!

Course Directors:

Lance Liotta, MD, PhD (George Mason University)

Ruggero De Maria, MD, PhD (Universita Cattolica, del Sacro Cuore)

Orazio Schillaci, MD, PhD (University of Rome Tor Vergatta)


Target Students: 1) Graduate students, 2) undergraduate students with advanced curriculum, 3) medical school students, and 4) health care professionals (Open to GMU and non-GMU students)

·         Earn 3 credits in 1 week

·         Prepare for the upcoming revolution in molecular medicine

·         Interact with world-renowned scientists and medical doctors from Italy and the USA

·         Keep up with the incredible pace of new biomedical technology innovations, scientific advances, and clinical trials

·         Seminars from more than 15 different scientists and medical doctors

·         Hands-on workshops with cutting-edge technologies

·         Faculty-student networking dinner and guided tour of Rome

Course Fee: $3,280.00 (includes tuition, lodging, breakfast, and one networking dinner).  The fee does not include airfare. Hotel lodging at Casa dell’aviatore included from June 18, 2016-June 26, 2016 (checkout)


For more information on course content contact: Amy Adams ([log in to unmask]), (703)993-2672


For course enrollment contact: Greg Justice ([log in to unmask]), (703)993-1740


Enrollment Deadline: April 1, 2016





Claudia Borke

Academic Program Coordinator

Volgenau School of Engineering, Department of Bioengineering

3800 Nguyen Engineering Building, 1G5

4400 University Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030

Phone: (703) 993-4190

Fax: (703) 993-2077