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    EXPLO Pre-College (Grades 10,11,12): BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

    EXPLO Pre-College (Grades 10,11,12): BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Destination: United States
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: Independent Provider
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: Three Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: STEM
    • Sub-Categories: Pre-Med, Biology, Work Experience, Career Exploration
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: > $3,000
    • Career Clusters: Health Science, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
    • Credit Awarded: No
    • Call: (781) 762-7400
    • Meeting: Schedule a Meeting
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    Identify and diagnose injured and diseased bodily structures and employ cutting-edge surgical techniques and biomedical engineering principles to design, prototype, and test solutions. (EXPLO Grades 10-12 Student Life at the Wellesley College Campus)

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    Program description:

    Rigorous application of design and analysis principles to biological systems has yielded medical breakthroughs with such significance that they call into question some of our fundamental assumptions about life as we know it. From human lifespan to gene editing to growing synthetic organs, technological advances have opened the door to a reimagining of what may be possible in our living world. Our only limitation now is our capacity to innovate, test, and scale the best ideas.

    In Biomedical Engineering, innovation starts with a tour of current biomedical research and fundamentals. By investigating current medical limitations and known challenges, and dealing with the biological realities that underlie them, design and test biomedical prototypes for laboratory application in real, human-like specimens such as cats and pigs. Forecast your idea’s potential contribution to the current practice of medicine and get feedback on implementation from leading biomedical engineers. Think like a biomedical innovator and decide among various options for sharing your technology such as: launching a biomedical start-up, pioneering a new drug, or conducting clinic research.


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    Cost and Session Information

    Session Dates:  July 16 – Aug 4, 2023

    Tuition at EXPLO is all-inclusive in nature: it includes all programming costs, course supplies, room and board, food, evening programs, and entertainment.

    Industry-leading Program/Travel Protection plans are available.