Do you ever wonder about how a pacemaker works? Or how prosthetic limbs are created? Come explore biomedical engineering, a field where medicine and engineering intersect. In this course, students will get an introduction to the biomedical field through daily exploratory labs and dissections. You will learn about different medical devices and have opportunities to see how they work through visits to biomedical facilities. You will also engage in discussions with guest lecturers who are professionals in the field. If you are curious about careers in biomedical engineering or health care, this is the course for you!
Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
About Expand Your Mind
For Rising 9th-12th Grade Students
A Unique Experience on a College Campus
Expand Your Mind brings together talented students from across the Twin Cities, the nation, and the world for intensive learning and discovery during two 2-week summer sessions. Located on the beautiful campus of Macalester College, EYM challenges students academically while developing leadership skills, instilling self-confidence, and fostering lifelong friendships among like-minded peers.