The 1st OU-OUHSC Biomedical Engineering Symposium, which will be held at the Nicholson Conference Center at OUHSC on March 24, 2017. The Symposium is aimed to bring together the biomedical science and engineering community from the Norman campus and the clinicians and scientists from the Health Sciences Center campus in unprecedented fashion. The symposium will engage clinicians, basic scientists, engineers, and key players from the bioscience industry, all aligned in the collective vision of building new partnerships and spreading awareness. Leadership of the Symposium includes members of both campuses, including clinical input to ensure a welcoming and enabling environment for clinicians to attend. See tab below for the symposium schedule.
Update: Proceedings of 1st OU-OUHSC-BME-Symposium is now available for download.
Participants are invited to present research posters. Undergraduate and Gaduate students may opt to enter a poster competition (see tab below). Poster abstracts must be submitted here: https://ousurvey.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9GP5Sp1KrfIA7wF
Please use the following template for abstracts (docx; limited to 400 words): https://goo.gl/JE680S Posters are limited to 3x5 feet (landscape). Abstracts will be reviewed by the symposium organizing committee. Participants submitting poster abstracts should receive a confirmational email within 1-2 weeks after abstract submission regarding acceptance of their poster.
Abstract Submission Dates: Opens February 15th — Closes March 10th, 2017
Notification of Acceptance for Authors: March 12th, 2017
At the heart of the conference organization is the Stephenson School of Biomedical Engineering and the OU Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Science, and Technology (IBEST), which is currently evolving to a new incarnation designed to catalyze research partnerships across campuses. High-level presentations will showcase the exciting new capabilities and developments at OU and OUHSC in the areas of biomedical engineering and healthcare.