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The 2014 graduate program retreat will be November 7-9 at Tenaya Lodge in Yosemite. Register now!

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2014 Korea EAPSI Scholars

Two bioengineers study abroad as EAPSI scholars

BioE PhD students Augusto Tentori and Todd Duncombe, both of Professor Amy Herr’s lab, were selected as NSF EAPSI scholars for Summer 2014, allowing them to do research in Korea and Taiwan, respectively.

Swisher in the lab

Alumni Profile: Christine Leon Swisher

One of our most recent alumnae, Dr. Christine Leon Swisher spoke with us about juggling her passions for science and dance, simultaneously pursuing a PhD and dancing with the 49ers Gold Rush cheerleaders.

student in Kenya

BioE grad student studies infant HIV testing in Kenya

Bioengineering graduate student Rachel Gerver of Professor Amy Herr’s lab has just returned from a three-week needs-finding expedition on infant HIV diagnosis in Kenya.

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