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Appointments with your Bioengineering Academic Advisor and Success Coach:
All scheduled advising appointments will be online.
Use the appointment system SSC Campus -
https://gmu.campus.eab.com/, choose GET ASSISTANCE
à Virtual and Bioengineering Major advising. Download
Zoom from the ITS website for free:
the app to your desktop. Once you make an appointment with me in SSC Campus I will send you an invitation.
You can also email me.
Join me for a chat about upcoming registration
on October 7th from 11:00-11:30pm. https://gmu.zoom.us/j/6724250700?pwd=c1Zoa0NnMVh2T244aVc3ME11amFMZz09
STUDENT GUIDE 2020-2021: Find curriculum information, classes and more
Fall Break currently scheduled for Monday, October 12, will be transformed into an instructional day and regularly scheduled Monday classes will meet that day. Tuesday classes will
meet on Tuesday, October 13. (As previously scheduled, Monday classes would have met on Tuesday.)
BENG and CASBBI SEMINARS
| 12 – 1:00 pm | Haichong Kai Zhang, Ph.D, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Robotics Engineering with an appointment in Computer Science at Worcester Polytechnic institute (WPI);
Meeting ID: 925 5424 9038 Passcode: 640851
Title: Listening to the Sound of Light with a Robot: Molecular Photoacoustic Imaging and Robotic Instrumentation
For more information on our fall 2020 seminar series and speakers please check attachment.
Look for upcoming events here.
BMES (Biomedical Engineering Society):
Local Chapter: President: Antarjot Kaur, Organization email:
[log in to unmask], Instagram: bmes_gmu, Twitter: @BmesGmu and snapchat: @Bmes_Gmu
BMES General Body Meetings
Thursday, Oct. 15 | 5:30 pm
Thursday, Nov. 12 | 5:30 pm |
Virtual Open House Events:
| 3:00 – 4:00 pm | EST
The MS-MPE program at the University of Pittsburgh is designed to provide students didactic and experiential learning opportunities aimed at accelerating translation of innovative ideas into impactful medical products. Pittsburgh
is a hub for healthcare and biomedical innovation. Students in our MS-MPE program work closely with clinical and engineering leaders on innovative projects that have a potential to change the field of healthcare delivery, while learning best practices from
[log in to unmask] for login information. In your RSVP, include:
Name: First & Last
Preferred Open House Date: September 25 or October 30
Life Sciences Future-BioPharm Conference:
Dr. Marla Phillips and two QSE students will be presenting this year! They will be discussing the
Quality Science Education Program
and their experiences. Our Mason Bioengineering department is offering the program through Pathway for Patient Health and this offers an opportunity to learn more about it. Mason BIOE students may register for FREE! There is NO COST for students to
attend the conference. The organizers also placed it on Handshake throughout the United States.
The student registration link is here: https://life-sciences-pennsylvania.ticketleap.com/life-sciences-future-biopharm-diversity-and-inclusion-initiative/
The Navel Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP) – Application Deadline: Nov. 30, 2020:
National Security Agency Summer Intern Program for Science and Technology (SIP/ST): Application Deadline: Oct. 31st, 2020,
BENG UG Research Opportunities:
Follow this link-
bioengineering.gmu.edu or copy and paste this address: https://bioengineering.gmu.edu/why-study-here/student-research-opportunities/undergraduate , we are not adding any opportunities
for this semester.
Did you have an internship last summer and would like to tell us about it? Is your senior design group on the brink of making a global impact or you would like to share your lab experience here in the
newsletter? Please email a short summary, picture and a confirmation for information release:
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Job and Mason Tutoring Services
Peer Mentor Center
Please see attachment for links and times or use
University Career Services
| University Career Services is now virtual. You can also schedule
an appointment on Handshake. Our industry advisor is Ms. Dorothy Hayden.
Major/Career Exploration and Job/Internship Search Assistance:
Schedule a phone or video chat appointment through Handshake
Resume Reviews: Email your resume or cover letter for review, along
with the position description of the job for which you're applying, to [log in to unmask]
Workshops and Employer Events: Check the calendar in Handshake for
virtual career events
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