Summer Biotech Immersion

Get your biotech mojo back at our Summer Biotech Immersion program!

Join us for the 2nd annual Georgia BioEd Institute Summer Biotech Immersion program for teachers, sponsored by UCB, Inc. from June 3-7, 2019 at Paulding County High School. Get the skills and confidence you need to provide meaningful biotech laboratory experiences for your students.

Led by 2017 Georgia Bio Teacher of the Year, Marc Pedersen and 2019 Georgia Bio Teacher of the Year, Tricia Pedersen, participants will practice everything from preparing solutions and using sterile technique, to extracting DNA, transforming bacteria, running PCR and ELISA, and more, all in the context of Georgia’s bioscience industry and careers.

Participants will receive a $300 stipend, plus lunch daily. For more details and to submit an application, visit the online application page below. Applications are due by May 18, 2019.


The Summer Biotech Immersion program is sponsored by: