Alvernia University, Penn State Berks, and the Human Movement Research Center are pleased to invite you and your students to attend the 3rd Annual American Society of Biomechanics (ASB) East Coast Meeting on April 24-25, 2020 on the campus of Alvernia University in Reading, PA. The conference will feature a keynote speaker, workshops, and podium and poster presentations. The programming will have an additional emphasis on students, featuring undergraduate and graduate student awards, mentoring opportunities, and discounted registration fees. Faculty and industry members are welcomed and encouraged to submit abstracts as well.

Abstract submission for presentations is now open! We are inviting presentations in a broad range of Biomechanics fields. If you have not been previously involved in ASB, we welcome you to present at this conference and make new connections. You can download the template, submit your abstract, follow updates and obtain more information on the event website at

Please feel free to forward this message to your students and colleagues. You can see last year's format, presentations, and workshops at

We hope to see you in April.


Joseph M. Mahoney, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Kinesiology, Penn State Berks
Program Chair & Webmaster, ASB East Coast Meeting

Micah Josephson, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology, Alvernia University
Conference Chair, ASB East Coast Meeting

Allison R. Altman-Singles, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology and Mechanical Engineering, Penn State Berks
Program Chair, ASB East Coast Meeting

James O'Donohue, DPT
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
Conference Co-Chair, ASB East Coast Meeting