Welcome to 2.S988: Translational Engineering

Welcome to 2.S988: Translational Engineering



About the Course

From bench to bedside.  A deep dive into what it takes to bring biomedical research advances to patients.  This seminar and project-based course will introduce you to the pre-clinical, regulatory, manufacturing, clinical trial, venture capital and legal needs for the successful translation of your biomedical developments. We will design a medical device & form a prototypic newco. Twenty seminars, 4 board meetings.

Course Meeting Time and Location

Dates and Time: Mondays and Wednesdays, 2:30 – 4:00 P.M.
Location: Room 3-333


Course Instructors

  • Prof. Giovanni Traverso / cgt20@mit.edu / ctraverso@bwh.harvard.edu
  • Dr. James Byrne / byrnejd@mit.edu / jdbyrne@partners.org
  • Dr. Rameen Shakur / rshakur@mit.edu
  • Rebecca McManus / mcmanusr@mit.edu
  • Adam Wentworth / awent2@mit.edu / awentworth2@bwh.harvard.edu

Course Links

  • Check out our list of confirmed speakers here.