Minutes 9.7.15

Biomedical Engineering Society Minutes
BMES General Interest Meeting!!! Interested in being a part of BMES this year? Come to our GIM Monday the 14th at 7 in Goergen 101! Free pizza will be provided, so be there or be square
BME Department Picnic is Friday September 18th at 4 in GVP so mark your calendars! Tons of free Dinosaur BBQ and the chance to hang out with your professors and other students in your department! Look out for more info in the coming weeks.

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BMES GIM – Come to our General Interest Meeting this coming Monday September 14th at 7 PM in Goergen 101!
BME Department Picnic
To-do list: don’t forget to do things you signed up for!
List needs people to help set up at 4
Also make sure to fill out the date of completion on the Google Doc so we can keep track of what is completed
Small to-do items
Pick up ice tubs from GAC and fill with ice
Finalize all smaller details going into next week
Meliora Weekend
Alumni Panel will be held
Tabling will occur during the weekend
More updates coming soon
No updates at this time
Laser Tag, bowling and other fun events coming later in the semester
Co-Sponsor Chi Omega’s Wish-In-One Mini Golf Event on September 19th!

Quarter Zips
Coming up later this semester

Mentoring Program:
Juniors and Seniors – send in your mentoring bios!
Come on Tuesday September 7th for the mentor event at 7 in Goergen 239 (where meetings are normally held)

Social Media:
Working to join forces with the main office to create a social media outlet to easily reach students in the department
We can now start making a LinkedIn group
Check us out on Instagram, Twitter, and the CCC! Links to everything can be found above.

Academic Events:
BMES Conference – work on getting money from your PIs if you are attending
WebEx conversation with Nick Drury, UR BME Alum who now works for Zimmer Biomet next Wednesday, September 23rd at 6pm.
September 23rd from 6-7 PM, talk about CMTI – current student speaking about it, open to anyone in BME
Eventually – OrthoClinical Diagnostics, later this semester
Vaccinex maybe later in this semester
Prosthetic department at Strong tour
Ideally 3 industry tours this year

No updates at this time

If you want to write about upcoming events, or have an idea for an article, contact Arun Nambiar
Articles will be due October 17th by 8 PM

Assessment of Events:
Complete assessment here
Click “Assessment” in the list, log onto CCC (make sure to SUBMIT the form)
Rochester Explorer Post (Event for Children)
Academic Event on internships and career center
Matt Spielman is primary contact
Email Spielman if it’s been more than a month

Weekly Meetings every Monday at 8 PM in Goergen 239.
Questions? Email Anisha at akhosla@u.rochester.edu