Events Archive for January 2019

The Leeds Orthopaedic Biomechanics course 2019

Date: January 21, 2019

Location: University of Leeds

The Institute of Medical & Biological Engineering at the University of Leeds is offering a specialist 2 day short course on Orthopaedic Biomechanics on 21 and 22 January 2019. The course aims to give delegates an understanding of the necessary fundamentals of biomechanics and how they are applied to solve problems in orthopaedics. This course […]

Optimising Knee Therapies

Date: January 9, 2019

Location: Weetwood Hall Hotel, Leeds

Researchers from the University of Leeds will be presenting the latest research from the EPSRC Programme Grant, alongside invited keynote speakers from other academic and clinical centres in Europe and the USA. Although the focus will be on the knee, the meeting will be of interest to those involved in musculoskeletal devices and preclinical testing. […]

UK-India interdisciplinary workshop on advanced biomaterials and biosensors

Date: November 13, 2018

Location: India

This interdisciplinary workshop in November 2018 focuses on next-generation ‘smart’ biomaterials – materials that are stimulus-responsive and self-reporting to allow real time feedback of patient responses to support tailored and more effective treatment. Bringing together Early Career Researchers (ECR’s) from the UK and India and from across different disciplines to address these challenges through direct […]

Ask the Expert: Clinically-led manufacture of custom-made collagen membranes

Date: October 30, 2018

Location: Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London

Ask the Expert: Clinically-led manufacture of custom-made collagen membranes Tuesday 30th October 2018, 10:00 – 15.30 Seminar room, 4th Floor, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Turner Street, Whitechapel, London, E1 2AD This event will highlight key performance requirements and future needs for the scalable manufacture of next-generation collagen-based biomaterials from the […]

P70 – Polymer Engineering International/ UK-China Advanced Materials Research Institute

Date: September 18, 2018

Location: Norcroft Conference Centre, University of Bradford

This 3 day international conference on 18 – 20 September provides an opportunity to hear the latest in Polymer Process Engineering from both UK and Chinese collaborators, as well as celebrate the 70th birthday of Professor Phil Coates. With presentations from academic, industry and government members, (including the Chinese Ambassador to the UK) alongside technical […]

UK Clinical Research Facilities Network 14th Annual Conference

Date: July 12, 2018

Location: Royal Armouries, Leeds

Seeing is Believing: Imaging and digital technologies in the 21st Century Thursday 12 and Friday 13 July 2018 Registration is now open, you can register here (link opens in a new window). Fees:  Two day ticket £230      One day ticket £150      Gala dinner at the Royal Armouries Museum £55 Download the programme here. Selection […]

Medtech Ideas In Practice Symposium

Date: July 10, 2018

Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Leeds

Taking a Strategic Look at MedTech Innovation: People, Place and Process The world of MedTech is global, complex, competitive, regulated and dynamic.  It is not just about having the most brilliant technology; success in this world means being strategic and understanding the people element in technological innovation – both suppliers and users.  Leeds University Business […]

MeDe Innovation ‘Ask the Expert’: Stratified bioprocesses for the manufacture of acellular biological scaffolds

Date: April 16, 2018

Location: NHSBT, Speke, Liverpool

This event will provide an overview of research undertaken on the development of decellularised human tissues for clinical use through a collaboration between NHS Blood & Transplant Tissue & Eye Service (NHS BT TES) and the University of Leeds. There will be an opportunity to gain an insight into the day to day processes that […]

British Orthopaedic Research Society (BORS) Meeting: 10-11th September 2018

Date: March 12, 2018

Location: Business School, University of Leeds

The Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (iMBE) at the University of Leeds are hosting the British Orthopaedic Research Society (BORS) meeting on 10th-11th September 2018. Conference registration is now open and will be managed through the BORS website. Keynote speakers include: Professor Paul Rullkoetter, University of Denver Professor Eileen Ingham, University of Leeds Professor […]

MeDe Innovation Fifth Annual Conference

Date: January 18, 2018

Location: Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, Sheffield

Returning in 2018, the MeDe Innovation Annual Conference is a unique opportunity to access the latest developments in orthopaedic medical device manufacture. The conference brings together MeDe Innovation’s network of academics, industrialists, clinicians and regulatory body representatives through lively presentations, debate and poster sessions. The conference is open to anyone with an interest in the […]