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Faculty of Engineering

Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (iMBE)

The Leeds Orthopaedic Biomechanics Course
Tuesday 8 - Wednesday 9 December 2015

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Course details

As part of the Medical Engineering postgraduate programme provision, the Institute of Medical & Biological Engineering is offering a specialist course on Orthopaedic Biomechanics. The course aims to give delegates an understanding of the necessary fundamentals of biomechanics and how they are applied to solve problems in orthopaedics. The course will integrate the engineering and medical approaches to orthopaedic problems.

The course is co-directed by Prof Richard Hall and Dr Sophie Williams.

The Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (iMBE) is one of the world's top 10 bioengineering research institutes.  

Who should attend

The course will be of interest to personnel from academic, health-care and industrial sectors; including researchers and PhD students in the field; orthopaedic surgeons, trainees and practitioners, and in the orthopaedic industry those involved in development, testing, regulation, sales and marketing.


The Leeds Orthopaedic Biomechanics course is part of the Medical Engineering postgraduate provision. This course together with additional teaching and learning activities may be used as credits towards a higher degree such as an MSc or PGDip.


The course venue will be The Liberty Building (School of Law) at the University of Leeds. The University campus is fifteen minutes by foot from Leeds city centre. Limited car parking is available on the University campus at an approximate cost of £5.00 per day.

How to book

Booking for this course should be completed through our secure Online Store.

To complete your booking please click the 'BOOK A PLACE' link and follow the instructions.

You will receive an automatic confirmation e-mail within 24 hours of your booking.

For online booking queries and for all other enquiries please contact:
Jenny Carter
CPD, Conference & Events Coordinator
CPD, Conference & Events Unit
Faculty of Engineering,
c/o Room G.04 School of Civil Engineering
University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
t: + 44 (0)113 343 8104
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