UC Davis Biomedical Engineering Society


 Welcome to UC Davis BMES website!

 As the UC Davis Biomedical Engineering Society, we strive to generate interest in biomedical engineering and further the understanding of related sciences while fostering academic, community, and industry relations.


Thanks to those who attended and joined us for our BMES Imaging Conference: From Mouse to Man. It was a great success in our part thanks to you!

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Spring Lab Tours, but this time in Bainer Hall because there are BME-related laboratories at this building (not just GBSF)! Thursday, April 24th, 4-6 PM. Remember to sign up on our form to reserve your time slot for the tour: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1hPwUD1oGweROZMjISnUuUUAbNhEG_R0o5y8645NDYX0/viewform?edit_requested=true

And if you can’t make the tour, join us anytime from 4-6 PM for some friendly volleyball! Relax or take a break from these Midterm weeks. But still good luck to you all for midterms!

Saturday, April 12th, 2014PICNIC DAY!

Celebrate UC Davis’ 100th Annual Picnic Day with the very popular House of Horrors hosted by BMES. Tickets go by fast, so make sure to show up early, 11am at Kemper 1127 to get your admission tickets to enter our haunted house! Show times start at 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm, and 1:30pm. 

If you would like to volunteer in helping BMES setup/cleanup before/after the event (Friday, April 11th, 4-6pm and Sunday, April 13th 2-5pm, respectively), please sign up here.

Monday, April 7th, 2014Our BMES Spring General Meeting was TODAY from 6:30 to 7:30pm in Bainer 1060. If you’re on our BMES listserve, we’ll give you a BMES Weekly Update. If you’re not, give us a email and we’ll add you in! Enjoy the Spring Quarter!
Hello BMES crew! Its the start of the Spring Quarter so lets make this quarter a good one! Good luck with your classes and look forward to our UCD BMES Imaging Conference: From Mouse to Man!
If you haven’t already, remember to register for the Imaging Conference to be held on Friday, April 4th, 2014 here! 

Spring Quarter is starting!

Monday, March 2nd 2014

Join Dr. Baker and his lab for our Fold-It Workshop and a demonstration of a 3-D printer!  The workshop will be held in the new Student Startup Center at Academic Surge, 2nd Floor.

Thursday, February 27th 2014

Interested in the medical side of BME, come join us at the Suture Clinic held in GBSF to learn how to suture, taught by some great Vet Med teachers. Those who RSVPd early, you get your spot! Walk-ins are welcome, but supplies are limited. So first come, first served.
Monday, February 24th, 2014ESTEEM is a Professional Masters Program at Notre Dame covering an important, yet new perspective of Biomedical Engineering. Sunny Shah, a UCD alumni, will share his knowledge about this exciting program! 
Thursday, February 20th, 2014
*BMES Members only. Not a member? Fill out a BMES application and email us ahead of time and we’ll try our best to help you in getting a Mock Interview.
Mock Interviews are a great way to practice your interviewing skills when applying for an industry job. BMES has asked companies such as Accenture and LLNL to have representatives help you refine those skills. RSVP for an appointment time through our BMES form and get your resume ready!
February 11th, 2014

BMES and SOBE are doing a joint event in bringing together our Mentor and Mentees together! Done with those midterms? or if you just need an hour to clear your mind before a midterm, join us for the night of games and relaxation!
February 4th, 2014
BMES will be hosting lab tours next Tuesday, February 4th. Tours will start at 5:00, 5:30, 6:00 and 6:30 pm from the GBSF Lobby. We will be touring the Srinivasan, Passerini, and Silva labs. To sign up for lab tours, fill out this form: Lab Tours Form

BMES will also be hosting a Fondue Party in the GBSF Lobby, so come hang out before your tour starts!
Wednesday, January 29th, 2014Attend the BMES Winter Symposium to get a head start in planning your Spring 2014 classes! We will be having Dr. Facciotti speak about his BIM 140 elective course that counts for Engineering Elective!‘Spring’ into the new quarter with us at our Symposium!
Thursday, January 23rd, 2014The BME 4th Annual Undergraduate Research Fair! If you are not a member yet, come by and sign up at the door. Bring $15 for a Local Membership or $30 for National Membership. The Fair will be held in the GBSF Lobby from 6-9pm. We will have Dr. Passerini speak and start the Fair! Then feel free to learn about our BME research and socialize with grad students! Dress business-casual please and bring a paper copy of your resume if you are interested in joining a research lab! See you there!
Monday, January 13th, 2014
BMES will be hosting a Resume Clinic on Monday, January 13th in Kemper 1065 from 5:00-7:00 pm. Dr. Yamada will be there to review resumes, along with graduate students and representatives from both Sandia National Laboratories and Accenture.
Don’t forget to bring a paper copy of your resume!
Thursday, January 9th, 2014
Welcome back BMES members!!
Come learn about the events BMES has planned for winter quarter, and exchange your textbooks to save money at our Winter General Meeting! See you at the Nacho Bar!If you’re still looking for a textbook, try our Google Excel: Textbook Exchange
Friday, December 6th, 2013


Come enjoy some coffee and snacks during our finals study session. The BIM 105 Professor, Dr. Rocke and the BIM 111 Professor, Dr. Pan, will be available to answer questions, along with TAs from both classes. Lets end the quarter well! Study hard!

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013


Join BMES for a Progressive Dinner where there will be non-stop food consumption, just in time to prepare ourselves for Thanksgiving! Just another great reason why you should be a BMES member and come join us! Remember to RSVP as soon as possible because space is limited.


Invite your Mentor and/or mentee to grub on some yummy food as well, enjoy the holiday spirit with others, and be thankful for this current and upcoming year!

Fri, November 15th, 2013Come join BMES for Grad Life, an event where we invite alumni to talk about their current careers and how they got there in the first place! This BME graduate works at Accenture, a company that provides management consulting, technology and outsourcing services to growing businesses and government. Great for networking and building relations with our awesome alumni!

Thurs, November 7th, 2013

Mentor/Mentee Program
Members who have signed up to our Mentor/Mentee Program should have received their pairings through email this past week. For mentor/mentee introductions, BMES will be hosting a Kickoff Event featuring a Bonfire for the Program participants to get acquainted with each other! Or if you like to swing by, feel free to join us! Please meet everyone near the Tercero Parking Lot at 6pm.

Fri, November 1st, 2013
Happy first day of the November month! And to celebrate, EJC (Engineering Joint Council) is hosting an E-GAMES with a friendly competition of DODGEBALL! Come join fellow BMES members, some engineering fellows, or just with friends in having some fun before the week ends! This Friday, November 1st from 4-6pm at Oxford Park, near Cuarto!
Weds, October 30th, 2013BMES will be hosting a Halloween-themed Fall Symposium this Wednesday, 7-8pm at Geidt 1006 for our fellow BMES members! A prize will go to whoever has the best Halloween costume!Attend this symposium to learn more about upcoming Winter quarter classes. If you have questions, our BME Peer Advisor will answer them! And look forward to our guest speaker, Dr. Heinrich! Remember to dress up for our Costume Contest! If you’ll like more information about Dr. Heinrich’s Lab or would like to contact him, feel free to visit his webpage!
Tues, October 29th, 2013Need help reviewing your CV or Resume? Plan to join an internship, volunteer, or applying for a job? Either way, come by to the CV/Resume Workshop and have BME Grad Students review your CV/Resume. Get ready for grad school applications, career fairs, and/or job opportunities! Don’t have a CV/Resume yet? We will have other friendly members there willing to help you out!

Weds, October 23rd, 2013

BMES is pairing with the Bioinformatics Club to host a fun Scavenger Hunt for everyone to take a break from those stressing midterms. Come socialize with other BMES members and meet members of the Bioinformatics Club. A $20 gift card to Yoloberry for the winning team!

Then we’ll explore Davis’ Farmers Market and enjoy some froyo at Yoloberry!
Scavenger Hunt: 5:30pm @ Sci Lec 123
Downtown Farmer’s Market@6:30pm

Weds, October 16th, 2013

Our quarterly Lab Tours will be in session! We will be visiting Pan, Simon, Louie, and the TEAM Design, Prototyping, and Fabrication Facilities at GBSF, so sign up now to tour these BME Research Labs.
We will also have an ongoing Fall BBQ for great networking moments with fellow students and faculty!

Reserve your spot by 10/16/13 by noon.
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1QpwsYzXbTjt0g3N6Vn0a-GU-xxWj01ZeYrHICaTiD1g/viewform Walk-ins are also welcomed! 

Thurs, October 10th, 2013

If you have a completed Membership Form, please turn it in at the FIRST GENERAL MEETING. We are also hosting a BMES Textbook Exchange through Google doc, so feel free to check it out and see if someone has a textbook you need! 

Thurs, October 3rd, 2013

College of Engineering will have an ICE CREAM SOCIAL at the Kemper Courtyard from 2:30pm – 4:00pm. Come join your fellow engineering classmates and be sure to visit our BMES table to say Hi! We will have 2013-2014 Membership Forms and Mentor/Mentee Applications! See you there!