Invited Speakers 2017-10-20T15:09:23+00:00

Invited speakers 

Australia

Anthony S. Weiss

Elastic biomaterials and accelerated bone repair

 

 

 

Austria

Andreas Traweger

Tendon degeneration and repair – Lessons from tendon development and ageing

 

 

 

Canada

David A. Hart

Mesenchymal stem/progenitor cell heterogeneity within and between tissue sources: Impact on suitability for specific applications

 

 

Robin Mason

Sex, gender, and fracture repair: Considerations in research and clinical practice

 

 

 

China

Gang Li

The biological insights of distraction histogenesis and novel clinical applications

 

 

 

Germany

Denitsa Docheva

Mechanisms of tendon generation, degeneration and regeneration

 

 

Britt Wildemann

Cellular and molecular processes during human Achilles tendon healing

 

 

 

Ireland

Manus Biggs

The functional response of mesenchymal stem cells to electron-beam patterned elastomeric surfaces presenting micron to nanoscale heterogeneous rigidity

 

 

Nicholas Dunne

Delivery of self-assembling osteogenic nanoparticles via a thermo-responsive nanofibre reinforced hydrogel

 

 

David Hoey

Loading-induced bone formation: A role for the skeletal stem cell primary cilium

 

 

Geraldine McCarthy

Glutamate receptor antagonists alleviate osteoarthritic pain, inflammation and degeneration

 

 

Laoise McNamara

Multi-scale, multidisciplinary research into bone mechanobiology during normal physiology and osteoporosis to enhance bone regeneration and therapeutic approaches

 

 

Italy

Nicola Baldini

Tumor microenvironment and the behavior of bone cancer

 

 

 

The Netherlands

Jan de Boer

Digitalizing life at the cell-biomaterials interface

 

 

 

Northern Ireland

Pamela J. Walsh

Natural biosilica as an index for bone healing

 

 

 

Susan Clarke

Marine organisms for bone repair

 

 

 

Portugal

Manuela Gomes

Magnetic actuation in tissue engineering strategies targeting tendon regeneration

 

 

United Kingdom

Deborah Mason

Glutamate receptor antagonists alleviate osteoarthritic pain, inflammation and degeneration

 

 

United States

Betsy Nolan

Patient reported outcome measures in shoulder and elbow surgery: A guide for non-clinicians

 

 

Jarret D. Cain

OGF-OGFr pathway in diabetic wound and fracture healing

 

 

Joel Gagnier

Patient reported outcomes in clinical research and patient care

 

 

Vaida Glatt

Influence of the mechanical environment in healing large bone defects and fractures

 

 

Edward Greenfield

Do bacteria contribute to aseptic loosening of orthopaedic implants?

 

 

George Luta

Correct statistics for orthopaedics