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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.

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.

 

 

 

 

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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

SEAS celebrates 2020 Commencement

If you missed the live stream of the May 15 SEAS Graduation Celebration ceremonies, you can still watch them—and see photo albums and the faculty and staff congratulatory video—on the 2020 SEAS Virtual Graduation ceremonies page.

BME online summer course offerings

Summer classes begin online on May 18. Please see the list of undergraduate and graduate summer classes offered by the BME department.

Dr. Zara receives 2020 Trachtenberg Prize for Teaching Excellence

The Trachtenberg Prize is awarded annually to one GW faculty member in recognition of outstanding undergraduate teaching.

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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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