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Herman J. Woltring (visiting)
06-21-1989, 11:48 AM
Summary program - 1989 Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics

(University of Vermont, Burlington, VT/USA, 23-25 August 1989)


* * * KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS * * *

"The Daedalus Human-Powered Flight: From Myth to Reality"
Steven R. Bussolari, Ph.D., C.S. Draper Assistant Professor
Director of Flight Operations, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

"Industrial Ergonomics and Biomechanics - Three Questions Needing Answers"
Suzanne H. Rodgers, Ph.D., Consultant in Ergonomics / Human Factors
Rochester, NY

"The Contributions of Biomechanics to Success of Cemented Femoral THR"
William H. Harris, M.D., Chief, Hip and Implant Service, Orthopaedic Department
Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA

* * * PODIUM SESSIONS * * *

Kinematics, Modeling, Mechanical Properties of Bone, Tendons and Ligaments,
Implantation Mechanics, Kinetics, Bone Structure, Sports and Shoes, Spine
Motion, Gait/Prostheses, Joint Structure and Function, Muscle Function.

* * * POSTER SESSION TITLES * * *

Kinetics and Kinematics, Methodology and Instrumentation, Orthopaedics

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For questions and further information contact:

Dr. David G. Wilder, Site Meeting Chairperson
Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
C-418 Given Medical Bldg.
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT 05405, USA, Tel. (INT+1) 802-656-4253