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11-29-2009, 12:40 PM
You are encouraged to submit papers for presentation at the 2010
regional meeting of the South Central American Society of Biomechanics
(SCASB). The theme of the conference is "Theory and Application in Life
and Sport" and abstracts from all areas of biomechanics will be
considered. This conference is designed to be student-friendly, and
students are encouraged to submit their work for presentation. The
abstract submission deadline is January 15th, 2010. The conference will
take place at Texas Woman's University in Denton, TX, February 11-13,
2010.

There will be excellent opportunities for networking and professional
development. Speakers for the conference include:

Dr. Blaise Williams is an Associate Professor and Director of the RACE
Laboratory at East Carolina University in Greenville, NC. His research
has included lower extremity injury and diabetic neuropathies. With his
focus on clinical research, Dr. Williams will provide a good perspective
of clinical biomechanics.

Dr. Duane Knudson is a Professor and department chair for the Health,
Physical Education and Recreation Department at Texas State University
in San Marcos, Texas. Dr. Knudson's research areas include sport
biomechanics, technology and measurement, and statistical analysis. Dr.
Knudson will be speaking on sport biomechanics and will offer an applied
topic area providing students will the sport applications of
biomechanics.

Dr. Stuart Warden, PT, PhD, FACSM is an Assistant Professor in Physical
Therapy at Indiana University Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Department with IU School of Medicine. Since 2000, Dr. Warden has
published over 50 peer-reviewed articles, and his tutorial will aid
students in writing abstracts, manuscripts, theses, dissertations, and
grant proposals. Dr. Wardens tutorial will be very beneficial to
students and faculty alike.

Please visit the conference website for further information regarding
registration and submission.
http://www.twu.edu/kinesiology/scasb.asp




Darla R. Smith, PhD

Professor and Chair, Department of Kinesiology

Faculty Athletics Representative (FAR)

University of Texas at El Paso

1101 N. Campbell

El Paso, TX 79902

915-747-7208 phone

915-747-8211 fax

darsmith@utep.edu