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Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine Certificate

The Cal Poly Humboldt Certificate in Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine prepares biomedical scientists dedicated to advancing cell-based therapies. 

Since 2008, The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) has funded this program, and ten paid internship positions a year through its CIRM Bridges initiative. Over 100 Cal Poly Humboldt CIRM Bridges alumni are working in the field as clinicians, researchers, and/or laboratory technicians.

What you’ll learn

Participants receive training in research methods, laboratory techniques, good manufacturing practices, and biomedical ethics. 

Program highlights

Participants also participate in a 12-month internship at one of these outstanding collaborating host institutions: Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Regenerative Medicine Institute,The Gladstone Institute, The Institute for Stem Cell Biology at UC Santa Cruz, The Stanford University Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Takeda California, and UC Davis Stem Cell Program.

The North Coast provides a unique learning lab for students—connecting their education to practical experiences that can’t be found elsewhere.

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