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President’s Blog, June 2016

I am sure that many of you who reside in the northern climes are gearing up for midsummer parties and the holiday season, while those of us down-under are facing winter storms and a potential bout of the flu. Mind you, winter in Brisbane is not that cold, with the average daytime temperature for June [...]

Conference navigation tips for students!

Conference season is well underway! For a busy graduate student, attending any form of academic meeting can be a stressful experience but also a very rewarding one. In this issue of the Student Section, I’ve tried to compile some hints and tips that I hope you’ll find useful.   Finding the right meeting  There are [...]

Fellows update: Ron Zernicke

Ron Zernicke was one of the inaugural fellows of the ISB.  Ron Zernicke is Professor and Dean in the School of Kinesiology, and a Professor in the Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan. He was the founding Director of the University of Michigan Bone & Joint Injury Prevention & [...]

ISB Travel Grant: Study in Cape Town

With support from the International Society of Biomechanics International Travel Grant, I spent 5 months at the Blast Impact and Survivability Research Unit (BISRU) at The University of Cape Town (UCT) in Cape Town, South Africa.  This opportunity provided me with both a global research experience and growth on a personal and scientific level. My [...]

Get in touch to contribute to EDC projects sponsored by ISB

In the last issues of ISB Now we have presented many details of the current projects and the report of advances made in EDC countries working with the ISB. In this issue our main goal is to invite you to contribute to an EDC project. All the EDC projects listed in the ISB website are [...]

Introduction to The Musculoskeletal Atlas Project (MAP)

The entire code base is written in Python to enable easy sharing. Indeed, the central idea for the MAP Client is to allow users to develop and share their own plugins that can be used in a workflow.

4th Symposium on Motor Control in Biomechanics at ISEK 2016

Prof. Carlo J. De Luca and the ISB Working Group in Motor Control are pleased to announce that the 4th Symposium on Motor Control in Biomechanics will be held in Chicago (USA) on July 5th 2016 on the preconference day of the XXI Congress of the International Society of Electrophysiology and Kinesiology (ISEK). The event [...]

List of new members, June 2016