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The A. James Clark School of Engineering, University of Maryland

The Fischell Department of Bioengineering at the University of Maryland presents:

THE 2014 FISCHELL FESTIVAL:

A Celebration of Bioengineering's Potential to Improve Life for Millions of People

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building
University of Maryland, College Park

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See photos, read reviews and watch presentations from past Fischell Festivals:
2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007

Thanks for helping us make the 2013 Fischell Festival a success!

Couldn't make it? The 2013 Fischell Festival Recap, including videos and photos, is now online.

About the Fischell Festival

Engineers play a crucial role in devising new technologies that enhance the capabilities of health care, improve our quality of life, and shape the future of human healthcare. Now in its seventh year, the Fischell Festival demonstrates how University of Maryland bioengineering faculty and students are joining forces with colleagues in the medical field to design the next generation of biomedical devices, drugs and vaccines, and advanced treatments of injuries and disease. Everyone is welcome–the Fest is open to the public and registration is complimentary.

Undergraduate and graduate students, alumni, faculty, research scientists, members of federal labs, and members of the biotech industry are invited to submit a research poster. Learn more »

Registration: The Festival is Part of Mpact Week!

Mpact Week

The Fischell Festival is now part of the A. James Clark School of Engineering's Mpact Week, a series of signature events showcasing the best research from our faculty, students and colleagues. You'll find common themes throughout, such as entrepreneurship, robotics, and fearless ideas for improving millions lives.

Questions? Please e-mail us at fischellfestival@umd.edu.

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Dr. Fischell

Through a $31 million gift, Robert E. Fischell and his sons Tim, Scott and David established the Fischell Department of Bioengineering and the Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices at the Clark School of Engineering.   

"The greatest achievement that engineering can make is to improve the quality of life for millions of people. Our gift will help young engineers develop their ideas to improve healthcare for human beings throughout the world."

Robert E. Fischell, M.S. '53, Physics

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