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Society For Biomaterials

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
TAMU SFB
Purpose:
The Texas A&M student chapter of the Society For Biomaterials aims to encourage the development, dissemination, integration, and utilization of knowledge in biomaterials by identifying students interested in biomaterials, promoting student research, education, and professional development in biomaterials, and encouraging increased interaction between students and biomaterial professionals. In addition, the student chapter aims to further the goals of the national Society for Biomaterials.
Membership Dues:
No dues
Admits Members:
All Year
Meeting Locations:
ETB

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Scott Herting
Public Contact E-mail Address:
smherting@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
925-522-6899

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
https://maroonlink.tamu.edu/organization/sfb
Organization E-mail Address:
sfb@sfb.tamu.edu

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
Dwight Look College of Engineering
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
1-30
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts faculty/staff as members
  • Our organization accepts community members as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Twice per semester
Fundraising Events:
Once per year
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Twice per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Once per year
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Never
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Once per year
International Travel:
Never