Universidad Autónoma de Baja California
Calzada Universidad 14418, Parque International Industrial TJ
Tijuana, [No State] 22390
Facultad de Medicina y Psicología
August 6 - 8, 2018
Tijuana, México - Professional Development Workshop at School of Medicine at Universidad Autónoma de Baja California / Instituto Tecnológico de Tijuana
Lead Instructors: Dr. Carlos Vera-Hernandez, Dr. Rebekah Ravgiala
BioBuilder Summer 3-day workshops prepare educators to bring biological engineering and synthetic biology into their classrooms and laboratories, including:
~Lectures that connect the science, technology, engineering, and math aspects of these fields.
~Labs and classroom activities taught from the online BioBuilder.org resource and the BioBuilder textbook published by O’Reilly.
~Discussion with members of the university research community.
~Activities that address human practice questions such as the safety, security, economics and wisdom of engineering novel biological systems.
~Activities that address the nuts and bolts of running a BioBuilderClub or iGEM team.
~Attendees receive a Spanish translation of the BioBuilder textbook, workshop classroom materials in ready to use formats, lunch each day, and a certificate of completion.