Advancing Regenerative Medicine Workshop

Become Part of a Medical Revolution in Minnesota . . .

Current undergraduate students majoring in the sciences are invited to apply for a workshop on Advancing Regenerative Medicine to be held May 19-24, 2019 at the Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Winona Campus.

Students selected to take part in this state-of-the-art educational experience focused on advancing clinically relevant scientific discovery in regenerative medicine and tissue engineering will receive $750 and obtain complimentary room and board for the workshop.

Focused on an evolving area of science, this workshop will feature innovative learning and hands-on activities on the Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Winona Campus, in the classrooms and labs in the university’s new Science and Learning Center. The workshop will include sessions led by guest experts in different areas of regenerative medicine.

The transitional and groundbreaking discipline of regenerative medicine has tremendous potential to impact the treatment of diseases affecting different organ systems—from tissue growth for burn victims to potentially growing new vital organs, like hearts and kidneys.

Workshop Dates: Sunday, May 19–Friday, May 24, 2019

Application Deadline: January 30, 2019

To be eligible, you must be entering your junior or senior year in Fall of 2019, and majoring in biology, biochemistry, or a related discipline.

To apply, complete the program application, providing the following documents:

  • Résumé describing your relevant academic and professional (if any) experience.
  • Letter of Interest describing your reasons for wanting to participate in the Advancing Regenerative Medicine Workshop.
  • A digital copy of your transcript; the file can be an unofficial copy.

You will also need a letter of recommendation from a faculty member. After submitting your application you will be provided a link to send to the individual to submit their letter.

Program Application

Workshop funding provided by the Regenerative Medicine Minnesota Program.