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jmiddleton26
01-17-2008, 10:04 PM
PROGRAMME AND FINAL CALL FOR DELEGATES/POSTERS CMBBE2008

8th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON COMPUTER
METHODS IN BIOMECHANICS AND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
www.cmbbe2008.cf.ac.uk
Sheraton Hotel and Spa, Porto, Portugal
Special rates available for symposium participants at
www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/biomechanics

Coordinators:
John Middleton, Sam Evans, Cathy Holt (Cardiff University, UK)
Christopher Jacobs (Stanford University, USA)
Nigel Shrive (Calgary University, Canada)

We are pleased to post the Symposium programme for CMBBE2008 on the website www.cmbbe2008.cf.ac.uk.

The symposium offers 30 Plenary/Keynote speakers and also oral/poster/mini-symposia on Orthopaedics, Soft Tissue, Dynamics and Impact, Tissue Simulation, Dental Mechanics, Imaging, Motion Analysis, Cardio Mechanics, CFD and Spine Simulation.

Also Biomechanics SOFTWARE sessions will be
presented by world leading organisations. This includes two session on new software launched in the area of soft tissue models and motion analysis as well as Dynamics/Imaging/Simulation software.

For full details go to Programme at: www.cmbbe2008.cf.ac.uk

FINAL CALL:
If you are interested in submitting an abstract for late inclusion we can still consider this within the poster sessions. Also if organisations or commercial companies wish to participate/exhibit we would be pleased to hear from you.

CMMBE2008 also offers the following SPONSORED PRIZES

The ARUP prizes for
"Innovative Contribution to Applied Biomechanics/Biomedical Engineering" ( 700)
"Best poster presentation" ( 350)

The Taylor & Francis prize for
"Innovative Contribution to Theoretical Biomechanics/Biomedical Engineering" ( 700)

The Meditech prizes for
"Best student presentation"
First prize: 500
Second prize: 200
Third prize: 100

All presented research, both oral and posters will be considered for these prizes. The prizes will be announced and presented at the symposium banquet which is to be held in Taylor Fladgate Wine Cellars.

We very much look forward to meeting you in Porto.

John Middleton

Rumana Faruque
Website and Network Administrator [MediTech]
Wales College of Medicine
Cardiff Medicentre
Heath Park
Cardiff CF14 4UJ Wales, UK

Tel/Fax. +44 (0)29 20682162
Email: faruquer@cardiff.ac.uk


Prof. John Middleton
Director of Biomaterials/Biomechanics Research Centre
Wales College of Medicine
Cardiff Medicentre
Heath Park
Cardiff CF14 4UJ Wales, UK

Tel/Fax. +44 (0)29 20682161
Email: middletonj2@cardiff.ac.uk