Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

1st Congress of International Foot and Ankle Biomechnicscommunity - Bologna, ITALY 4-6 September 2008

Collapse
This topic is closed.
X
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • 1st Congress of International Foot and Ankle Biomechnicscommunity - Bologna, ITALY 4-6 September 2008

    Dear all,
    it is our pleasure to announce that Registrations for the
    first Congress of the International Foot and Ankle Biomechanics
    Community (1st i-FAB Congress - 4-6 September 2008; www.i-FAB.org) are now
    OPEN! You may want to take advantage of the Early Registration fees,
    deadline 10th July.

    The Congress is hosted by Dr Alberto Leardini and colleagues from the
    Movement Analysis Laboratory, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli
    (www.ior.it), Bologna, Italy.

    After the impressive response to our Call for Papers, the i-FAB Congress now
    comprises 8 Oral and 6 Poster presentation Sessions, for a total of 142
    papers. This is in addition to 4 tutorials, 2
    international consensus meetings and 6 keynote lectures, as follow:

    1) George Arangio: 'Sailing charted seas: biomechanics and the
    orthopedic surgeon'
    2) Peter Cavanagh: 'Foot complications of diabetes'
    3) Harold Kitaoka: 'Advances in biomechanics of posterior tibial tendon
    dysfunction and flatfoot deformity'
    4) Mario Lafortune: 'The role of research in the development of athletic
    footwear'
    5) Sorin Siegler: 'Advances in image-based biomechanics of the human
    ankle'
    6) Marco Viceconti: 'Multiscale modelling and team science: the future
    of orthopaedic biomechanics'

    Best wishes,

    For the Congress Steering Group,

    ************************************************** ***********************
    Alberto Leardini, DPhil
    Movement Analysis Laboratory
    Director Prof. Sandro Giannini
    Centro di Ricerca Codivilla-Putti
    Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli
    Via di Barbiano 1/10, 40136 Bologna ITALY
    tel: +39 051 6366522
    fax: +39 051 6366561
    email: leardini@ior.it
    http://www.ior.it/movlab/

    "Where is the Life we have lost in living,
    Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge,
    Where is the knowledge we have lost in information."
    Thomas Stearns Eliot, Choruses from ''The Rock'' (1934)
    ************************************************** ***********************
Working...
X