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rjones92
07-09-2007, 11:51 PM
Dear Colleagues



'Biomechanics of the Lower Limb in Health, Disease and Rehabilitation'

September 3-5th 2007. Hosted by the Centre for Rehabilitation and Human
Performance Research, University of Salford, England



The conference programme has been finalised and is available online at
www.biomech2007.salford.ac.uk .



The keynote Speakers are:

1. Dr James Gage, Gillette Children's Hospital, St Paul Minnesota, USA -
"xx years of clinical gait analysis"

2. Professor Thomas Andriacchi, Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Stanford University, USA - "Knee injuries and osteoarthritis"

3. Professor Julie Steele, Biomechanics Research laboratory, University
of Wollongong, Australia - "Biofeedback systems in Rehabilitation'

4. Dr Hugh Herr, Biomechatronics Lab, Massachusetts Institute of
Technology, USA - "State of the art technology in human movement
science"

5. Dr Arne Lundberg, Dept Orthopaedics, Karolinska Medical Institute,
Sweden - "Why and when invasive methods can be necessary or irrelevant"



Three satellite events are also confirmed for the 6th September 2007:



1. Footwear - technology or psychology
(http://www.ihscr.salford.ac.uk/CRHPR/footwear)



2. Introduction to Clinical Gait Analysis
(http://www.ihscr.salford.ac.uk/CRHPR/gait)



3. Pattern Recognition in Biomechanics
(http://www.ihscr.salford.ac.uk/CRHPR/pattern)



Further information is available on the website
www.biomech2007.salford.ac.uk
or by contacting j.fletcher@salford.ac.uk


We look forward to welcoming you to Salford in September!



Rich Jones
Conference Chair





Rich Jones

Lecturer in Clinical Biomechanics

Centre for Rehabilitation & Human Performance Research

Brian Blatchford Building

University of Salford

M6 6PU



Tel: (44) 161 295 2295

Fax: (44) 161 295 2668

www.biomech2007.salford.ac.uk