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Van Den Bogert, Ton
08-15-2005, 12:40 AM
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Ton van den Bogert, Biomch-L co-moderator

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CALL FOR PAPERS

SPINE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM
Tuesday, September 27, 2005
8:30am-6:00pm

Organized by the
Philadelphia Spine Research Society

Location: Bossone Research Center, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

MEETING FOCUS
This meeting will address current research interests associated with treatment and understanding of the behavior of the spine. Researchers who examine issues associated with intervertebral disc mechanics, disc biology and degenerative disc disease, disc repair, replacement and augmentation, disc regeneration, vertebral fracture fixation, imaging and diagnosis, and pain relief will assemble to interchange findings and concepts.

TOPICS
Spine biomechanics
Disc biology
Degenerative disc disease
Spine implant medical device technologies
Spine imaging and diagnostic techniques
Disc fusion

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION
Abstracts are due August 26, 2005. Abstract format is a 400 word paragraph, acceptance notifications will be made by August 31, 2005.
Please submit abstracts in PDF format along with name, email address, and contact information to: http://www.materials.drexel.edu/spine/ Kindly check the website or contact Michele Marcolongo (marcolms@drexel.edu or 215-895-2329) for additional information.