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Fred Werner
03-04-1998, 08:56 AM
September 9, 1998
Minneapolis, Minnesota


The program committee would like to take this opportunity to invite
you to submit an abstract and to attend the Third Triennial International
Hand and Wrist Biomechanics Symposium. In order to encourage international
participation, this meeting is being held in Minneapolis just prior to the
1998 American Society for Surgery of the Hand annual meeting. The official
language of the symposium will be English, no translation services will be

Twenty-five abstracts will be accepted for presentation, covering
both hand and wrist topics. Abstracts can be on any aspect, either
clinical or basic science, that relates to the biomechanics of the hand
and wrist.

Abstracts are due May 1, 1998. Notification of accepted abstracts
will be sent by June 1, 1998. All authors of accepted abstracts will be
requested to submit a two page synopsis of their paper. These will be
printed in the final meeting brochure.

Abstracts should be sent to:
Frederick W. Werner
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
SUNY Health Science Center
750 E. Adams Street
Syracuse, New York 13210

Additional copies of the Symposium announcement and abstract forms
can be obtained by writing to: Ms. Linda Oelke, CMP, Section of Continuing
Medical Education, Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905.

Questions regarding the abstracts should be directed to Fred Werner
at the above address or via e-mail: wernerf@vax.cs.hscsyr.edu

Questions regarding the meeting registration should be directed to:
Mayo Continuing Education at (800) 323-2688 or (507) 284-2509, or by FAX
at (507) 284-0532.

Conference Program Committee
Frederick Werner, M.M.E. Matt Putnam, M.D.
Frederic Schuind, M.D. Marc Garcia-Elias, M.D
William Cooney, M.D. Kai-Nan An, Ph.D.