One-Week Summer Workshop on Bioengineering Innovations with Microfluidics


Calling all curious minds! This summer, dive into the exciting world of Engineering Biology with Microfluidics at Illinois Institute of Technology.

The Bioengineering Innovations with Microfluidics workshop aims to equip you with the fundamentals and applications of microfluidics needed to transform biological ideas into reality. The workshop will explore cutting-edge themes like microfluidics, tissue engineering, biomanufacturing, and engineering approaches in drug discovery.

No prior experience needed! Whether you’re a biology buff or an engineering enthusiast, we welcome your unique perspective.

Here’s what you’ll get:

Hands-on Learning: Identify real-world challenges in Biology and work with mentors to solve them.

Master the Fundamentals: Explore cutting-edge themes like Microfluidics, tissue engineering, biomanufacturing, and how engineering approaches are revolutionizing drug discovery.

Sharpen Your Skills: Develop essential scientific communication skills and practice presenting your findings throughout the workshop.

Showcase Your Work: Culminate your experience by presenting your research through an engaging oral poster presentation.

When: May 20–24, 2024

Where: In-person at Illinois Tech’s Mies campus in Bronzeville