Welcome to the Swiss Society for Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine

The Swiss Society for Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine (SSB+RM) welcomes you to its home page. The SSB+RM is the assembly of people in Switzerland working or interested in the field of biomaterials and regenerative medicine, be it on the industrial or the university level. Our Charter and Bylaws describe the goals of our Society. We welcome everybody interested in the wide field of biomaterials and regenerative medicine to join our Society and to participate in our meetings.

Announcement: 24th Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society for Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine (SSB+RM2018)

The 1.5 days conference is open to everybody interested in the scientific, technological and medical aspects of biomaterials. The meeting targets scientists, engineers, medical doctors, and industrial representatives who work with implant metals, ceramics, biomedical polymers, composites or tissue engineering for regenerative medicine. A special session on Bioinspired Materials is planned. Abstract Deadline: April 9, 2018

Confirmed Speakers: Dr. Simon Berner, Institut Straumann AG, Basel; Prof. Peter Fratzl, Max Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces, Munich; Prof. André Studart, ETH Zürich; Prof. Christoph Weder, Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg

Announcement: 2nd Young Scientist Symposium by the SSB+RM Young Scientists

Dear Young Scientists, we are excited to announce the 2nd YS symposium that will take place on November 21st, 2017 at UniversitätsSpital Zürich.

You will have a chance to showcase your data in either an oral presentation or poster.  We also welcome two outstanding keynote speakers covering academia and university spinoffs.  Prof. Matthias Lütolf of EPFL and Dr. Christopher Millan from CellSpring will offer differing perspectives on life after studies.

To apply, send in your abstract (half page, max. one figure) by September 30th to ysbm.ch@gmail.com. Travel grants are available on a first come, first serve basis, please indicate interest in your email.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us. Looking forward to the YS Symposium, The YSBM team

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SSB+RM2017 Meeting Report
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Upcoming Meetings

Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Biomaterialien (DGBM) 2017
09.11.2017-11.11.2017, Vogel Convention Center, Würzburg, Germany, Read more
2nd Young Scientist Symposium by the SSB+RM Young Scientists
21.11.2017, 10:30-18:00, Universitätsspital Zürich, Grosser Hörsaal NORD1, Zürich, Switzerland, Read more
24th Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society for Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine (SSB+RM2018)
06.06.2018-07.06.2018, Adolphe Merkle Institute, Fribourg, Switzerland, Read more

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