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SMDP Medtech 2020 Scholar Application

The medical technology and consumer healthcare industries produce a wide range of health care products used to diagnose, monitor or treat diseases or medical conditions. MedTech products range from miniature robots capable of performing complex spinal surgery to light-activated drugs that target diseased cells. The growing number of discoveries and advances in the medical technology and consumer health care industries have created a variety of job functions with tremendous potential for career advancement.  Jobs at medical technology and consumer healthcare companies generally require a bachelor's dregree.  Disciplines and skills in demand accross these sectors include: 

  • Biomechanical Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Computational Modeling, Simulation and Data Analytics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electromechanical Engineering
  • Transplantation
  • Companion Diagnostics
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Molecular, Cellular and Tissue Engineering
  • Orthopaedic, Biomechanics and Tissue Engineering
  • Packaging Engineering
  • Process Design Engineering 

To Apply for SMDP MedTech 2019

  1. Complete this application form by April 1, 2019
  2. Attach the following documents:
    - Your resume

    - Two letters of recommendation: (1) one from a major instructor and (2) one from your faculty advisor. Note: If they prefer to send recommendation letters directly, they can email them to Dustielyn Savage at
    - A personal narrative

    NOTE: The personal narrative should be no more than two pages, single spaced.  Describe how you think SMDP MedTech will enhance your education and professional development. Also include your long-term career goals, academic goals, and research focus. Lastly, discuss how an industry mentor will impact your career.


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