Date: Thu, 22 Mar 2012 15:36:46

Author: --- "David Sturm"

Subject: Re: Intro Physics Labs for Pre-Meds


Merritt: If you google IPLS, you'll find a wealth of information. There has been a running series of sessions and workshops at AAPT meetings for the past 6 or 7 years on exactly these topics.

(IPLS=Introductory Physics for the Life Sciences)

The IPLS wiki is found on Compadre at:

You'll find a link from the IPLS wiki on labs at: writes:
>Hi Everyone,
>We are trying get a few intro physics labs up and running specifically aimed at students in our pre-med program. We have the standard foot and arm models from Dennoyer Geppert International, and we have looked things offered by Pasco. Is any one
>else out there doing intro physics labs aimed at pre-meds, with biology / physiology ilk. Any advice on other labs and topics would be greatly appreciated.

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