The Best medicine engineering fair 2023 was a great success
We look forward to seeing everyone for the 2024 fair!
Bridging Engineering, Science, and Technology (BEST) Medicine Engineering Fair
2024 BEST Medicine Date Announcement: April 20th, 2024
ALERT: ALL STUDENTS IN GRADES 6 THROUGH 12 WHO HAVE REGISTERED FOR OTHER NORTHEAST OHIO SCIENCE FAIRS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REGISTER FOR “BEST MEDICINE”. THIS IS A PREMIER EVENT THAT FOCUSES ON BRIDGING STEM FIELDS, ESPECIALLY HEALTH SCIENCES, BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING, AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING.
Northeast Ohio’s premier engineering fair devoted exclusively to students interested in exploring biomedical or environmental engineering, brings together the most talented and innovative students to interact with each other and with leaders in medical device research and development.
Designed to inspire students to
present and write logical arguments based on substantive claims, sound reasoning, and relevant evidence
evaluate and present increasingly complex information
grow vocabularies in the areas of science, engineering, and medicine
develop familiarity with 21st century media and technology
practice applying mathematical ways of thinking to real world issues and challenges
become familiar with engineering design and its process
appreciate methods to protect the earth’s environment
become proficient at testing a concept and improving ideas for new medical devices or conserving our planet
Eligibility, Rules, and Guidelines
Open to students in grades 6-12 at any public, private, parochial, or home school. All BEST Medicine projects should include an engineering approach to solve a medical problem.
See Eligibility, Rules, and Guidelines for additional information
HOW TO APPLY
1) Complete the appropriate Student Application Forms under the "How To Apply" tab
2) Complete the student participant registration form
See How to Apply for the Student Application forms (pdf fillable forms) and additional instructions
Resources for Teachers
See Resources for Teachers for information related to Biomedical Engineering, Biomedical Innovation, and Engineering Fairs.
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