Datum und Uhrzeit
Freitag, 9. August 2013
08:00 - 12:30 Uhr (24H)
Satellite Symposium of the VII World Congress of Biomechanics
Special thanks to the Organizing Committee led by Prof. Marco Aurélio Vaz, President of the Brazilian Society of Biomechanics, School of Physical Education, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil; Prof. Walter Herzog, President of the Scientific Committee of ISB2013, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada; and Dr. Bruno Manfredini Baroni, School of Physical Education, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil.
Opening ceremonies will be hosted by Prof. Geert Schmid-Schonbein, President of the World Council of Biomechanics, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA; Prof. Roger Kamm, President of the VII World Congress of Biomechanics (WCB2014), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA.
Programming will feature MUSCLE INJURY: MECHANISM, PREVENTION & TREATMENT, Prof. Richard Lieber, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA; TENDON INJURY AND TENDINOPATHY: HEALING AND REPAIR, Prof. Kai-Nan An, Orthopedic Biomechanics Laboratory, Mayo Clinic; ECCENTRIC TRAINING FOR THE REHABILITATION OF ACHILLES TENDON INJURIES, Prof. Karin Gravare Silbernagel, Department of Physical Therapy, Samson College of Health Professions, University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, USA; STEM CELLS AND THE TREATMENT OF THE MUSCLE-TENDON INJURY, Prof. Johnny Huard, Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry Bioengineering, Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; LOW LEVEL LASER THERAPY IN THE REGENERATION OF MUSCLES AND TENDONS, and Prof. Jan Magnus Bjordal, Department of Evidence-Based Practice, Bergen University College, Bergen, Norway.
Prof. Walter Herzog of University of Calgary, Canada will serve as mediator.
Components: Prof. Richard Lieber, Prof. Kai-Nan An, Prof. Karin Gravare Silbernagel, Prof. Johnny, Prof. Jan Magnus Bjordal
Registration information will soon be available.
Full registration: U$ 60.00
Student registration: U$ 40.00