Events Archive for December 2014

Leeds Orthopaedic Biomechanics Course

Date: December 10, 2014

Location: Faculty of Engineering,University of Leeds

As part of the Medical Engineering postgraduate programme provision, the Institute of Medical & Biological Engineering is offering a specialist course on Orthopaedic Biomechanics. The course aims to give delegates an understanding of the necessary fundamentals of biomechanics and how they are applied to solve problems in orthopaedics. The course will integrate the engineering and […]

Translational Proof of Concept Award Launch

Date: November 21, 2014

Location: The Light, Friends House, Euston Road, London

Arthritis Research UK, the biggest funder of research into the cause, treatment and cure of all forms of arthritis in the UK, and the Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre, have joined together to offer funding to progress research ideas with commercial potential. The Translational Proof of Concept Awards will provide support for one year […]

Functionally Stratified Design and Manufacture of Orthopaedic Devices

Date: November 17, 2014

Location: University of Leeds, Leeds

Functionally Stratified Design and Manufacture of Orthopaedic Devices Patient and surgical variations have major effects on the failure rates, patient satisfaction, pain scores and other quality of life outcomes of many musculoskeletal interventions. Matching the right patient to the right product at the right time remains a challenge in the way devices are designed and […]

In-clinic Manufacture & Minimally Invasive Implantation of Materials

Date: October 30, 2014

Location: Centre For Life, Newcastle

New Strategies for Treating MSK Disorders:  In-clinic Manufacture & Minimally Invasive Implantation of Material Surgical techniques must deliver the optimal patient experience and the lowest life-cycle cost. MeDe Innovation is seeking to develop effective therapies which are customised to the patient and disease state, aiming for delivery with minimum disruption – ideally allowing the patient […]

Bionow: Free pop-up pitching event

Date: October 23, 2014

Location: Little Woodhouse Suite, University of Leeds

Bionow will be hosting a business pitching and networking opportunities event for companies operating in the life sciences sector. This FREE event is not only a great opportunity to present to the life science community but also give companies a unique chance to hear about the latest technologies and innovations available from some of the […]

Arthritis Research UK Marketplace

Date: October 17, 2014

Location: Medicity Nottingham

MeDe Innovation will be exhibiting at Arthritis Research UK Marketplace 2014 – a unique event for everyone interested in or directly involved in innovation to help improve the lives of people impacted by arthritis. The event aims to speed up the realisation of ideas and maximise the impact for people affected by arthritis, improving quality […]

Manufacturing the Future Conference

Date: September 23, 2014

Location: Glasgow Science Centre, University of Strathclyde

“…the premier national manufacturing research conference focusing on the leading edge of science and engineering for manufacturing” Prof David Delpy, Chief Executive, EPSRC The programme will include: Talks for invited academic and industry speakers Exhibitions from all Centres for Innovative Manufacturing Poster sessions Excellent networking opportunities including conference dinner Register now Download the event flier […]

Biological & Biomimetic Materials for Medical Devices & Health Technologies

Date: September 18, 2014

Location: Halifax Hall Hotel, Sheffield

Biological and biomimetic materials offer unusual properties that underpin their use in medical (including musculoskeletal) applications. Recent scientific advances have unlocked even greater potential for improved clinical performance including regenerative properties, but at the same time raise challenges for both manufacturers and regulators. This MeDe Innovation workshop will explore both recent scientific progress and the […]

Regener8 Annual Conference: The Pathway to Innovation for Regenerative Therapies

Date: September 17, 2014

Location: University of Leeds

This year’s Regener8 Annual Conference will take place on Wednesday 17 September, at the University of Leeds. The theme for this year’s event will be ‘The Pathway to Innovation for Regenerative Therapies’ and will feature presentations from Regener8-funded projects, as well as industry keynote speakers. Speakers include key industry figures and RegenMed translational pioneers who […]

Bath Biomechanics Symposium 2014: Current Issues and Future Opportunities in Orthopaedic Research

Date: September 15, 2014

Location: University of Bath

CALL FOR PAPERS  The 10th Anniversary Bath Biomechanics Symposium: Current Issues and Future Opportunities in Orthopaedic Research Monday 15th September 2014 To celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Bath Biomechanics Symposium, we aim to create a broad programme of papers that highlight current hot topics in orthopaedics, and technologies that offer future prospects. These will […]