Research Symposium -2020

CBER community: According to the UD guidelines regarding the coronavirus, the 17th CBER research symposium scheduled on April 24, 2020 is cancelled.

Wash your hands and be safe.
Liyun Wang, Ph.D.


17th Annual Biomechanics Research Symposium


Friday, April 24, 2020


STAR Campus, University of Delaware

Keynote Speaker: James C Iatridis, PhD

Lecture Title: TBD

2020 CBER Day keynoteDr. Iatridis is Professor and Vice Chair for Research in the Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. Dr. Iatridis joined Mount Sinai in 2010 to drive his spine research in translational directions. Dr. Iatridis serves as Vice Chair for Reseach of Orthopaedics and the Director of the Spine Research Program of the Mount Sinai Health System. Dr. Iatridis graduated from Franklin and Marshall College with a B.A. in Physics, and then completed his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. from Columbia University in Mechanical Engineering. He spent nearly 15 years at University of Vermont as faculty member in the School of Engineering (Mechanical & Biomedical Engineering) with secondary appointment in the Department of Orthopaedics. 

For more information, please see Iatridis Lab and Orthopaedic Research Lab pages. 

Abstract- Coming Soon



CBER Day 2017 Keynote Lecture


  • *NEW* – Career Development Workshop
  • Poster and podium presentations will be given by students with awards for the best presentations
  • Check out ongoing biomechanical research projects
  • Social interaction and networking among faculty, students, clinical collaborators and industry professionals
  • Morning snack and lunch provided for all who register


Abstract Submission and Deadline Information


  • Abstract Submission Form
  • Abstract deadline: Monday, March 16th
  • Poster size requirement: no larger than 3′ x 4′ vertical or horizontal
  • Podium presentation slides should be on a dark background to be seen in the Atrium

Program – subject to change


 Breakfast & Poster set-up STAR CAMPUS- GLASS ATRIUM
 9:00  Welcome & Introductory Remarks  STAR CAMPUS- GLASS ATRIUM
 9:05 Keynote Lecture: James Iatridis, PhD
Title: TBD
 10:15  Break  
 10:30  Podium Session 1  STAR CAMPUS- GLASS ATRIUM
 11:30  Lunch & Career Development Panel Discussion STAR CAMPUS- GLASS ATRIUM
12:30 Poster Session 1 (odds) STAR CAMPUS- MAIN CONCOURSE
1:30 Poster Session 2 (evens) STAR CAMPUS- MAIN CONCOURSE
2:30 Break  
2:45 Podium Session 2 STAR CAMPUS- GLASS ATRIUM
4:00 Adjourn  

Register Hereby Monday, April 13, 2020



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