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CBID students blog from Brazil, China, India, and Uganda

August 9, 2017
CBID students participate in field work

Students from the Whiting School of Engineering’s Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design participate in interactive field work in Uganda (Image: Polly Ma)

Every summer, Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering students work side-by-side with primary care providers in some of the world’s most underserved communities. They assess the needs and then design, prototype, and commercialize the next generation of medical devices that are transforming global health care.

Johns Hopkins’ Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design (CBID) forms teams of students, doctors, and engineers, and provides them the resources and guidance to solve a wide range of health care challenges, both here and abroad.

This summer, CBID students are:

Follow them as they document their travels at

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