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EDC Officer Report June, 2018 by Felipe Carpes

Dear ISB members. 2018 is running fast, and here we bring you some information regarding the biomechanics in the EDC. Congress in Chile The II Congress of the Chilean Society for Movement Science is coming. The activity happens on 2-4 August 2018 in Santiago. You may want to learn more about the congress by visiting [...]

Technical Groups Report June, 2018 by Elizabeth Clarke

Hand and Wrist Biomechanics International is accepting members - MEMBERSHIP IS FREE! Hand and Wrist Biomechanics International (HWBI) was officially formed in 2012 on the 20-year anniversary of the International Symposium on Hand and Wrist Biomechanics. The vision for this core interest group has been to enhance the advancement of hand and wrist biomechanics and [...]

Student’s Corner – How to Get the Most out of Conferences

Conference season in underway! Below are some tips that I have found to navigate a successful conference and get the most of your conference experience. Navigating the conference When you get the conference agenda, map out your days to organize time spent at sessions, visiting exhibitors, scheduling meetings, and other conference events Go to panels [...]

President’s Blog June, 2018 by Joe Hamill

As I am writing this blog post, it is only a few weeks away from the ECSS, ISEK and WCB conferences in Dublin, Ireland. I know that a number of ISB Executive Council members and ISB members generally take part so we will have good representation at these meetings. I will be at the WCB [...]

News from the Awards Officer Catherine Disselhorst-Klug

David Winter Young Investigator Award 2017 – Poster Erik Lamers Vanderbilt University; Nashville, TN, USA “Biomechanically-assistive garment offloads low back during leaning and lifting”   David Winter Young Investigator Award 2017 – Podium Jack Martin Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab; University of Wisconsin-Madison; Madison, Wisconsin, USA “Achilles Tendon Wave Speed Tracks Joint Torque and Muscle Activity in [...]