Forward Fest: Thinking Forward Bioengineering

Mar 18, 2021, 3:30 pm3:30 pm


Event Description

Forward Fest, the University’s online, public event series that features Princeton faculty and alumni in conversation on a range of forward-thinking topics, will launch its next installment, “Thinking Forward Bioengineering,” March 18, 3:30 p.m. EDT. At the intersection of engineering and the life sciences, bioengineers are on the forefront of many of the advances in research, education and innovation that will have a positive impact on health, medicine and quality of life. Moderated by University Trustee and Vice Dean for Population Health and Health Equity, School of Medicine at UCSF Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo ’87, this month’s programming will feature José Avalos, Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment; Clifford Brangwynne, the June K. Wu '92 Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Director, Princeton Bioengineering Initiative; Celeste Nelson, Wilke Family Professor in Bioengineering and Director, Program in Engineering Biology; and Ben Raphael, Professor of Computer Science; among others who will share how they are thinking forward for the betterment of society. 

 Forward Fest will stream on the University’s YouTube channel and on Registration is not required. To learn more and to rsvp for program updates and resources guides, go to

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