Seminars and Events

Oregon Bioengineering Symposium is at Oregon State University in 2022!

The 2022 Oregon Bioengineering Symposium date is approaching quickly. The hybrid event will be held in Corvallis, OR at Oregon State University on October 6, 2022. Make sure you register by September 26 if you or your students are planning to attend. After September 26, the registration fee goes up by $25.

To register, please visit Oregon State University's Conference Registration Portal or visit Oregon State University's Bioengineering blog for more information.

2021 OR Bioengineering Symposium

Mark your calendars for the 2021 Oregon Bioengineering Symposium! The third annual symposium will be a two-day event on Thursday, November 11 and Friday, November 12, 2021 hosted by Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). Co-organized by OHSU, the University of Oregon and Oregon State University, this year’s meeting will focus on Regenerative medicine, rehabilitation, and artificial intelligence.  Registration is free for all participants.  Register here

BME Seminar Series

Schedule for 2021-2022 Academic Year BME Seminar Series:

Oct. 1 – Dr. Greg Bashford, University of Nebraska – Lincoln

Oct. 8 – Dr. Blanca Lapizco-Encinas, Rochester Institute of Technology

Oct. 15 – Dr. Ron Pethig, University of Edinburgh

Oct. 22 – Dr. Hiroshi Ishikawa, OHSU

Oct. 29 – Unconscious Bias Training – OHSU (Tent)

Nov. 5 – Dr. Rodrigo Martinez-Duarte, Clemson University

Nov. 12 – Cancelled For 3rd Annual Oregon Bioengineering Symposium – OHSU (Virtual)

Nov. 19 – Dr. Federica Caselli, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy*

Dec. 3 – Dr. Stefan Guldin, University College London

Dec. 10 -- Dr. Amy Gelmi, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (Tent)

*Different start time due to time difference*

*Additional dates/speakers will be added as confirmed

Day: Every Friday from October 1, 2021 until June 17, 2022
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00PM, (UTC-07:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) | 1 hr 


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To join the seminar email notification list, contact Caitlin Currie

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.

If you would like to participate in future committee meetings, please contact Carolyn Ibsen