The institute is a multidisciplinary consortium of FIU researchers and educators in science, engineering, medicine and public health, in partnership with community providers coming together to seek innovative solutions for improving individual health and wellness. BSI supports educational success through research, teaching
Worlds Ahead Researcher
Dr. Wenjie Wang has been recognized as an FIU Worlds Ahead graduate for her work studying brain cancer through BSI. Dr. Wang found a biomarker in glioblastoma cell lines that might one day be used to help assess and treat the disease.
BSI faculty member and an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Dr. Moon received a $55K award [...]
Growing up in Lebanon, forensics was not a common major to pursue. However, for PhD Biochemistry student, Mirna Ghemrawi, it [...]
Translational Molecular Discoveries
The Translational Molecular Discoveries program, an FIU Emerging Preeminent Program, unites faculty researchers across disciplines to make advances against cancer, drug-resistant superbugs, mosquito-borne diseases and more.
We host and participate in scholarly events offering insights into a variety of research topics.