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Faculty of Engineering

Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (iMBE)

The Leeds Orthopaedic Biomechanics Course
Monday 12 - Tuesday 13 December 2016

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Course details

The 2016 Programme will be ready approximately 3 months prior to the course, you can however download the latest (2015) course details form the left hand column for information.

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.

Accreditation

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.

Venue

University of Leeds (exact location to be confirmed). The University campus is fifteen minutes by foot from Leeds city centre.

Car parking for visitors is unavailable at the University.

The nearest public car park is Woodhouse Lane (multi storey) at LS1 3HQ. The car park is open 24 hours. Charges apply (£6.00 up to twelve hours). Please click here for information and location details. Please note this car park is a fifteen minute walk to/from our building and delegates should allow ample time to park and register for the course.

There is also limited on-street parking in the vicinity of the University.

How to book

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

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 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
e : cpd@engineering.leeds.ac.uk