20th ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM on
COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN ORTHOPAEDIC BIOMECHANICS


 Friday, February 3rd, 2012
University of California Berkeley, UCB
Lawrence Hall of Science
Berkeley, California


Program, 20th Annual Symposium on Computational Methods in Orthopaedic Biomechanics
February 3rd, 2012


8:00 AM - 8:20 AM Registration & Breakfast

8:20 AM - 8:30 AM Symposium Opening Remarks

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Lecture I  EVOLUTION OF COMPUTATIONAL BIOMECHANICS FOR CLINICAL APPLICATIONS   
Speaker: Prof. Tony Keaveny, Ph.D.

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Break

9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Lecture II  EVOLUTION OF TISSUE BASED COMPUTATIONAL BIOMECHANICS          
Speaker: Prof. Patrick Prendergast, Ph.D.

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Break

10:00 AM - 10:45 PM
SHORT TALK SESSION I (7 presentations, 6 minutes each)         
Moderators: Jeremy Rawlinson, Snehal Shetye

11:00 AM - 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
SHORT TALK SESSION II (7 presentations, 6 minutes each)          
Moderators: Daryll D'lima, Ugur Ayturk
 
 
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM Break
 
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
PANEL I: COMPUTATIONAL MODELING - VALIDATION STRATEGIES          
Speakers: Alison Jones, Cheryl Liu, Christopher Jacobs
Moderators: Michael Liebschner


12:20 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch


1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Lecture III  EVOLUTION OF HIGH-RESOLUTION COMPUTER MODELING WITH APPLICATIONS IN ORTHOPAEDIC BIOMECHANICS          
Speaker: Prof. Bert van Rietbergen, Ph.D.
 
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM Break
 
2:15 - 3:00 PM
SHORT TALK SESSION III (7 presentations, 6 minutes each)          
Moderators: Peter Augat, Aaron Fields

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM Break

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
 
 
SHORT TALK SESSION IV (7 presentations, 6 minutes each)          
Moderators: Thomas Gardner, Jessica Goetz
 
 
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM Break
 
 
4:15 PM - 6:30 PM Poster Presentation and Reception

5:15 PM Award Presentation
 
 


Organized Jointly by:


          

         
          
    

Michael Liebschner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor,                  Director Bio-Innovations
Department of Neurosurgery
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
E-Mail: Liebschner@bcm.edu

Christian Puttlitz, Ph.D.
?Associate Professor, Department of
Mechanical Engineering
Colorado State University
E-Mail: puttlitz@engr.colostate.edu