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Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering & Bioscience

The Petit Institute has revolutionized the term "interdisciplinary research," and has become internationally recognized for its ability to tackle complex research problems by brining engineering and scientists together. It has grown to include 160 faculty members from a wide variety of disciplines, which has played a vital role in building its dynamic culture.

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News

Modeling Ebola
Experts gather at Georgia Tech for two-day workshop
Four More Fellows for AIMBE
Jo, Stanley, Temenoff, Wang to be inducted in event at National Academy of Sciences
Diversity University
Platt, Burch and Project ENGAGES facing the nation

Events

Tuesday
Jan
27
Integrated Cancer Research Center Seminar
"Harnessing Genomic Data to Improve Care of Pediatric Patients: Developing Precision Medicine for the 21st Century...
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thursday
Jan
29
Bioengineering Seminar Series
"Topics in Reproductive Biomechanics: Transplacental Transport of Glucose and Biomechanics of Breastfeeding" -...
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday
Jan
30
The Military & Veterans Healthcare Technologies Symposium
Highlighting current Georgia Tech, Emory & UGA research from combat casualty care to veteran rehabilitation
8:30 am - 3:00 pm