Northwest Biomechanics Symposium

June 3-4, 2011

University of British Columbia, Vancouver

The 2011 Northwest Biomechanics Symposium Sponsors

We are pleased to announce the 7th Northwest Biomechanics Symposium (NWBS) to be held June 3-4, 2011 at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada.  This symposium, in the spirit of ASB-supported meetings, will provide a forum for the presentation and discussion of state-of-the-art biomechanics research and an opportunity to build regional collaborations.  The program will include student poster and podium presentations, round table discussions, a keynote address, and a student/faculty dinner banquet.  These activities provide an atmosphere for students and faculty to network and gain exposure to current biomechanics research.  Abstracts from all areas of biomechanics will be considered.   For additional information or inquiries, please email


ASB Keynote Address by Cari Whyne Ph.D., University of Toronto


Important Dates:
- Abstract Submission Deadline: 
- Conference:  June 3rd and 4th, 2011


We look forward to seeing you in Vancouver.

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