PR # 70 October 28, 2008
RVCC TO HOLD FREE BIOTECHNOLOGY SEMINARS
The public is invited to attend a series of free Biotechnology Seminars sponsored by Raritan Valley Community College?s Science and Engineering Department. All seminars will be held Wednesdays, at 6 p.m., in the Science Building (Room 101), at the College?s North Branch Campus.
The following seminars will be held:
Wednesday, November 5
Dr. Constance Ace, vice president, Research & Development
?Biocellulose: A New Class of Biomaterials for Surgical Implants?
Wednesday, November 12
Lance Marquardt, manager, Biopharmaceutical Production
?Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Overview?
Wednesday, November 19
Dr. Gina DiGioia, NJCST Postdoctoral Fellow
Pestka Biomedical Laboratories
?Adaptation and Scientific Development in the Biotechnology Industry?
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for 40 years, offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .