Summer Scholars 2023 Program: May 31, 2023 to August 4, 2023. Currently accepting applications! Deadline to apply: January 15, 2023.

The Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) at the Wake Forest University School of Medicine will offer several summer research opportunities for undergraduate students focused on exciting, multidisciplinary, team-based research at the intersection of engineering and biology with focus on many of today's most challenging areas of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine (TERM). TERM is a highly interdisciplinary field involving a diverse array of participants with science and engineering backgrounds, including molecular and cellular biology, bioengineering, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, biotechnology and materials science.

Through its Summer Scholars Program, the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) offers undergraduate students an opportunity to engage in exciting, multidisciplinary research firsthand at the interface of engineering and biology in challenging areas of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine (TERM). Summer scholars will receive a $5,500 stipend for their participation in the 9-week program.

Summer Scholars WFIRM 2022

The Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) and the Regenerative Medicine Foundation (RMF) have announced the 10th annual Regenerative Medicine Essential Course will again be held in collaboration with the RMF and World Stem Cell Summit.

The immersive course is designed for is designed for clinicians, researchers, technicians, students, industry, investors, government representatives, patient advocates and organizations from national and international communities. All will join in a unique, virtually formatted, global ecosystem. The RME/RMF 2023 combined meeting is provided via a one-week hybrid, single-track format, bringing together WFIRM's prominent, world-class experts and distinguished external national and international world experts as expertly facilitated by our RMF partner. Organized as an educational and scientific meeting, the purpose is to promote the participation and education of all stakeholders, providing attendees who join from across the globe, a firm foundation coupled with a "roadmap forward" for this exciting field.

Course Director: Anthony Atala, MD, Director, Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine Course Co-Directors: Joan Schanck, MPA, Chief Education Program Officer, Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, and Bernard Siegel, JD, Founder and Director, Regenerative Medicine Foundation

WFIRM Summer Scholars

Meet the 2022 WFIRM Summer Scholars at Wake Forest University School of Medicine.