This institute is open to current undergraduate and graduate students, post docs, and early career fellows (including executive branch fellows) in Medicine, Engineering, and Health Sciences interested in the public policy landscape shaping science, innovation, and discovery.
This program explores how public policies shape medical and biological engineering. You will have the opportunity to hear from regulatory agencies such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the National Institute of Health (NIH). You will listen to policy experts and thought leaders explain the ramifications of proposed regulatory and policy initiatives. You will attend sessions taught by industry giants in the medical device and innovation sector. You will meet with government decision makers developing the public policies that govern patents, medical devices, pharma, and health and science legislation. You will network with early career participants in health and engineering across the nation.
By the end of the Institute, participants will be able to:
Space is extremely limited to encourage open discussion and networking. Registration will close once the event reaches capacity; early registration is encouraged to reserve your space. Registration is available at the top of the page.
Alston & Bird LLP
950 F Street NW, 2nd floor conference room
Washington, DC 20004
AIMBE does not reserve a block of rooms for the Policy Institute. Listed below are several hotels near the meeting location, where the Institute will take place. The meeting location is across from the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro stop on the Red, Green, and Yellow lines. For more information about traveling to and from the meeting location, please see their website.
Courtyard Washington Convention Center (closest hotel)
900 F St NW, Washington, DC 20004
Phone: (202) 638-4600
Renaissance Washington, DC (.04 mile, 8 minute walk)
999 9th St NW, Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 898-9000
Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites (.05 mile, 11 minute walk)
500 H St NW, Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 289-5959
Contact Sarah Mandell, AIMBE Director of Public Policy and Strategic Partnerships