Seminars and Events

2020 OR Bioengineering Symposium

Mark your calendars for the 2020 Oregon Bioengineering Symposium! The second annual symposium will be a one-day virtual event on Thursday, November 5, 2020 hosted by the University of Oregon’s Phil & Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact. Co-organized by the University of Oregon, Oregon Health Sciences University, and Oregon State University, this year’s meeting will focus on Predicting Complex Biological Systems.  Registration is free for all academic participants and $50 for non-academic participants. For more information and to register, please visit

BME Seminar Series

Tentative schedule for 2020/2021 BME Seminar Series:

Oct. 2 – Dr. Robbyn K. Anand, Iowa State University
Oct. 9 – Dr. Jeremy Goecks, OHSU
Oct. 16 – Dr. Daniel Nomura, UC Berkeley
Oct. 23 – Dr. Klaus Pantel, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf
Oct. 30 – Dr. Jeff Rosen, Baylor
Nov. 6 – Dr. Gaddy Getz, Broad Institute
Jan. 15 – Dr. James Degregori, University of Colorado
Jan. 22 – Dr. Shana O. Kelley, University of Toronto
Jan. 29 – Dr. Eric Collins, University of Manitoba
Feb. 19 – Dr. Cyrus Ghajar, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
April 9 – Dr. Gonçalo Bernardes, University of Cambridge

Day: Every Friday from October 2, 2020 until June 11, 2021
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:10 PM, (UTC-07:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) | 1 hr 10 mins


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To join the seminar email notification list, contact Lauren Kronebusch

For recorded BME Seminars, click the links below to go to the Echo360 course site. Log in with your OHSU username and password and choose the recording of the Seminar that you'd like to view.

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A BME community conversation on racism, diversity, equity, and inclusion

A virtual gathering of members of the BME department to discuss current events, including racism, BLM, ShutDownSTEM, diversity, equity, and inclusion. The BME Diversity and Inclusion Committee would like to hear from you and get your feedback on how we can improve the climate of our department and increase diversity, equity, and inclusion at all levels.

Our first meeting was held on June 25.  If you would like to participate in future committee meetings, please contact Kimberly Beatty or Carolyn Ibsen