The University of Maryland Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices will celebrate its official launch on Thursday, January 3, 2019.
The event will kick off with a biomedical device symposium in the A. James Clark Hall Forum. The symposium, which will run from 1:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m., will showcase research supported by the Fischell Institute.
Following the symposium, the Fischell Institute will hold a launch ceremony at 3:30 p.m. in the fifth floor atrium of Clark Hall. The program will feature brief remarks from Dr. Robert E. Fischell himself, as well as from Fischell Institute researchers and supporters.
At the conclusion of the ceremony, guests will enjoy hors d'oeuvres and refreshments on the first floor of Clark Hall.
This event is open to the public, but those planning to attend are asked to RSVP in advance.