Innovations in Musculosketal Technologies

Imperial MedTech Links Innovations in Musculoskeletal Technologies 26th April

MSK

Innovations in Musculoskeletal Technologies is the latest event in the Imperial MedTech Links series.  The event explores the latest work from researchers, clinicians and from industry in the field of Musculoskeletal medicine.  We will explore a wide range of work including biomaterials, regenerative medicine, technologies for rehabilitation  and surgical technologies for orthopaedics.

Date: Friday 26th April, 13:00 - 20:00

Venue: Imperial College London, Royal School of Mines, SW7 2AZ

Agenda:
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch and Exhibition

14:00 - 14:15 Introduction and Welcome, Professor Anthony Bull

Biomaterials and regenerative medicine for orthopaedics
14:15 - 14:30 Dr Adam Celiz, Tough Hydrogels for surgical tissue adhesives

14:30 - 14:45 Professor Molly Stevens, Biodegradable materials for MSK

14:45 - 15:00 Dr Philippa Cann, Biotribology for MSK devices

15:00 - 15:15 Dr Chinmay Gupte, Clinical Challenges in biomaterials and regenerative medicine

15:15 - 15:45 Coffee, Exhibition and Networking

Technologies for Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation|
15:45 - 16:00 Professor Anthony Bull, Dr Lance Raine, Functional electrical stimulation advances

16:00 - 16:15  Dr Eline van der Kruk, Rehabilitation technology for the elderly

16:15 - 16:30 Professor Alison McGregor, Sensors and rehabilitation technology

16:30 - 16:45 Clinical challenges, tba

16:45 - 17:15 Coffee, Exhibition and Networking

Surgical Technologies for Orthopaedics
17:15 - 17:30 Dr Jonathan Jeffers, Additive manufacturing for implants

17:30 - 17:45 Professor Justin Cobb, Surgeons and surgical planning tools

17:45 - 18:00 Unicondylar knee replacement

18:00 - 18:15  Company presentation, Patrick de KleEmbody Orthopaedics

18:15 - 20:00 Reception and Exhibition. 

Exhibition and Sponsorship Opportunities:
If your company is interested in sponsoring our event or exhibiting your work, products or services please contact Robert Ferguson.

Partnering:
We are keen to help you find research partners during this event and are offering you the opportunity to meet academics, clinicians and company representatives. Please contact Robert Ferguson if you are interested in partnering opportunities.

Registration:
Please register for our event on the following link: MedTech MSK

Further Questions:
Please contact the event organiser:
Robert Ferguson, tel: 020 7594 6371, email: robert.ferguson@imperial.ac.uk 

SPONSORS:

MSK MEC