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Upcoming Event

Johnson & Johnson Mechanical Testing and Analysis Summit 
Robb Colbrunn, Ph.D., Guest Speaker
Director of BioRobotics and Mechanical Testing Core
Medical Device Solutions (MDS) Cleveland Clinic
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
September 18-20, 2018
Syracuse, IN

BME GUEST SPEAKER SEMINAR
"Back to Metabolism Basics:Transport and Bioenergetics in Tumors and Brain Endothelial Cells"
Lester R. Drewes, Ph.D.
Professor of 
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Director, Graduate Programs, MSD
Department of Biomedical Sciences
University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth
Hosted by Chaitali Ghosh, PhD.
September 28, 2018



MDS 2018 Highlights 

MDS is pleased to announce that Robb Colbrunn, Ph.D., Director of the BioRobotics and Mechanical Testing Core will be a guest speaker at the first Johnson & Johnson Mechanical Testing and Analysis Summit, in Syracuse, IN, September 18-20, 2018. Dr. Colbrunn is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. He is also the lead developer of simVITRO which is a popular software package for robotic testing in orthopaedics and biomechanics.

The Summit Theme is: Evaluating Product Designs with Advanced Mechanical Testing and Analysis.
Preliminary sessions include:

  • Test Method Validation
  • Innovative Test Method Development
  • Advanced Testing Technologies
  • Tissue Testing Capabilities
  • JNJ Lab Capabilities: Show and Tell session
  • Meaningful Research Projects