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Camp BIOmed – A summer camp for incoming high school students at local biomedical organizations!

July 7 - August 15

|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly between 7/7/14 to 8/15/14

Camp BIOmed is a unique, new camp for students entering high school this next school year. At Camp BIOmed students will take part in hands-on experiments at local biomedical businesses and research facilities, track their own findings as part of these experiments in lab journals, and tour local Seattle biomedical organizations. Each week of the summer camp will conclude with a culminating expo where campers will share all group and individual projects and contributions.

Camps sessions are weekly between July 7-August 15, 2014.
Students and parents can register and find additional information about the programs at www.nwabr.org/campbiomed.

The four summer camp programs focus on various topics relating to biomedical research and its ethical conduct, which include:
– Bioethics thru Gaming
– Protein Foldit! Be a Citizen Scientist
– Hive Bio (Do it Yourself) Lab with Neuroscience
– Lab Intensive Experience

Throughout the summer camps, students will take part in hands-on experiments at local biomedical businesses and research facilities, track their own findings as part of these experiments in lab journals, and tour local Seattle biomedical organizations. Each week of the summer camp will conclude with a culminating expo where campers will share all group and individual projects and contributions.

Early bird registration is open now for members for $450-$525 depending on track. Non-members can begin registering on January 29 by signing up as a member ($25, plus the camp fee). The price for camp for all will increase after March 31 by $90 for all tracks. Financial assistance for partial camperships are available for students to attend the program. The financial assistance application is available in camp registration at www.nwabr.org/campbiomed

NWABRs mission is to promote the understanding of biomedical research and its ethical conduct. NWABR is dedicated to strengthening public trust in biomedical research, through education and dialogue. Through our diverse membership of academic, industry, non-profit research institutes, health care, and voluntary health organizations and extensive education programs, we foster a shared commitment to the ethical conduct of research and ensure the vitality of the life sciences community.

To register for Camp BIOmed check out www.nwabr.org/campbiomed

Details

Start:
July 7
End:
August 15
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.nwabr.org/campbiomed

Organizer

Megan Tougher