MDI Biological Laboratory

‘Bridging Disciplines’ Video

  • June 6, 2017


Isaiah Mansour, Sam Landry and other science and engineering undergraduates explore approaches to biomedical research using concepts and tools that promote collaboration across disciplines in the “Bridging Disciplines: Navigating Successful 21st Century Careers in Biomedical Science” course. The laboratory inaugurated its Maine Center for Biomedical Innovation with the new course for University of Maine and College of the Atlantic students in March. The course was suggested by MDI Biological Laboratory 2016 summer fellows Mansour and Landry in recognition of the fact that learning to navigate across disciplines will be essential for their generation in terms of realizing their ambitions and keeping their careers relevant in an economy that is evolving with unprecedented speed.