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COVID-19: SEAS Instructional Continuity

SEAS faculty, staff and students should visit the SEAS Instructional Continuity Resources page to find online instruction resources and related messages from Dean Lach

GW RESPONSE TO COVID-19

The health and safety of the GW community is a top priority for the University.
GW is working with local, state, and federal public health officials to monitor the situation and respond appropriately.
Please continue to monitor our resources for updates and information.

flex start

Starting Fall 2020, SEAS will offer select admitted master’s degree students the ability to start their MS degree program online through our Flex-Start program. The Flex-Start program is ideal for admitted students who may be impacted by travel restrictions or visa delays. Visit our Flex-Start program page for more information.

 

 

 

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Students looking to learn the full practice of biomedical engineering—from research and innovation to patents and regulation—will find it here in our unique biomedical engineering programs.

 


 

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Leading Innovation

Dr. Igor Efimov will be inducted into the National Academy of Innovators in April 2019.

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Shaping the Future

Dr. Emilia Entcheva, a pioneer in cardiac optogenetics, is advancing stem cell science and shaping the future of personalized medicine.

 


 

News

BME winners of SEAS Student R&D Showcase

The Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) congratulates the BME student and faculty mentor winners of the 2019 SEAS Student R&D Showcase.

Dr. Papa awarded breast cancer research grant

A Department of Defense grant will allow Dr. Papa to pursue a novel research approach that targets circulating tumor cells in the bloodstream.

Dr. Efimov receives $3.6m AHA grant and an NIH sub-contract

Dr. Igor Efimov has received two new grants, one from the American Heart Association and another from the NIH.

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The Department of Biomedical Engineering offers an ABET-accredited Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering degree. Students have the opportunity to tailor their curriculum to suit their interests through a variety of technical electives.

 

  


  

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