Previous GEM4 events


Watch our video celebrating five years of the GEM4.

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Other Summer Institutes at Illinois

2011 BioNanotechnology Summer Institute

2012 BioSensing BioActuation BioNanotechnolgy Summer Institute


The Summer Institute is sponsored by GEM4, NSF IGERT, NIH M-CNTC, NSF EBICS, and NSF NanoBio Node.

Cancer Nanotechnology and Cellular Mechanics


The overall objective is to enhance the ability to address overarching challenges in the areas of Cancer Nanotechnology and Mechanobiology. Highly interdisciplinary in nature, the 2013 Summer Institute will offer faculty expertise from biology, engineering, materials science, and nanotechnology through a combination of lectures and hands-on lab experiences.