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The International Summer Academy of Bioengineering and International Summer Academy of Pharmacy (ISAB and ISAP) is a 10 day summer science program, promoting interdisciplinary learning and culture exchange. This program spans two consecutive summers and is designed to be completed in two parts­­ one international and one local. Participants will attend seminars with distinguished guest lecturers on topics ranging from Traditional Chinese Medicine to medical device engineering and manufacture, visit academic and commercial pharmaceutical/ bioengineering lab spaces, and have a chance to tour major cities in California, USA and Jiangsu Province, China.

International Summer Academy of Pharmacy (ISAP 2015)

Time: From July 6th to­ July 16th, 2015

Place: Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

General Description: Students will attend seminars, visit world-renown laboratories and companies, learn and experience about international medical care and pharmaceuticals, etc. Students will see the sights of Shanghai and the surrounding historical cities. SCU students will also network with students from Shanghai Jiao Tong University who have also been accepted to the two year International Summer Academy.

Cost: 1) What's covered in China: housing, meals, transportation, and events related to the program are provided for accepted students for the duration of the program. 2) What's NOT covered by the program: a. International flights (suggest to search online for the best deal); b. personal expenses, for example, meals, transportation, and events that are NOT part of the scheduled program; c. $400 per student payable to the program. Please see application for more details. Contact Dr. Jonathan Zhang for further questions.

Application: The application is free. Please fill out the application form and email it to

Deadline for applications: May 20th, 2015. Please note that space is limited and spots are first come, first serve (rolling admission).


The XXIII Annual Pacific Voice Conference (PVC) and the VI International Congress of the World Voice Consortium (WVC) entitled "Voice in the Silicon Valley: Better results through innovation & technology" will be held conjointly in the period of October 2-4, 2015 at Santa Clara University. 

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45th Annual Senior Design Conference May 14, 2015

Hosted by the School of Engineering, the BIOE seniors will present their capstone projects to industry experts, faculty advisers, classmates, family and friends.  

For more information, visit Senior Design Conference


Student News

Graduate student, Matt Blanco, gave two presentations at the 5th COST (European Cooperation in the field of Scientific and Technical Research) 2103 related symposium entitled "Genetics and the Voice" in Copenhagen, Denmark on December 5, 2014. People in attendance at this symposium included medical doctors, singing teachers, singers, voice experts, and voice coaches.


BIOE 100/200 Seminar

A series of one-hour seminars will be presented by guest professors and researchers on their particular research topics in bioengineering or related fields.

Spring 2015 Schedule


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