AccelLAB will be involved in the meeting activities:
Dr. Michel Assad, Director Orthopedics & Biomaterials at AccelLAB will co-chair the Round Table Panel Discussion RT 2 – Clinical Entry of Biomaterials and Biomaterials Related Technologies. This Round Table is sponsored by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Thursday, May 19, 4:30-6:30.
Dr. Louis-Georges Guy, Vice-President Science at AccelLAB will be chair of the scientific session General Session – Biomaterials evaluation in animal models. Wednesday, May 20, 10:00-12:30.
Louis-Georges Guy. Biodegradable metals evaluation in animal experiments. (Keynote lecture).
Benoit Schaller, Michel Assad, Stefan Beck, Thomas Imwinkelried, Tateyuki Iizuka. Performance of a magnesium plate/screws system in a miniature pig midface and mandibular fracture fixation model. (Oral presentation).
Louis-Georges Guy, Fabian Soza, Capucine Lapointe-Corriveau, Guy LeClerc. Qualitative evaluation of magnesium implants integrity with micro-CT (Computed Tomography) and quantitative degradation evaluation. (Poster presentation).
Mark Paquin, Louis-Georges Guy, Sandra Iacampo, Fabian Soza, Guy LeClerc & David Broecker. Uncoated Mg-Li alloy rods degradation behavior in-vitro. (Poster presentation).
On Tuesday, May 17: a site visit of AccelLAB will be offered.
AccelLAB is a Gold Sponsor of the 8th Biometal Symposium. The venue is L’Estérel Resort located North of Montréal between May 14-17.