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November 1-2, 2015
Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Oklahoma City
The Oklahoma Skeletal Biology Symposium is a multidisciplinary symposium focused on mechanisms of skeletal remodeling in bone and joint health and disease. The Symposium encompasses all aspects of bone biology including skeletal development, inflammatory arthritis, osteoarthritis, fracture healing, tissue engineering of bone/cartilage or tendon, cancer metastases, osteoporosis, orthodontics and periodontics.

Invited speakers:

  • Frank Beier Canada Research Chair in Musculoskeletal Health, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
  • Dana Graves Professor, Vice Dean for Scholarship and Research, and Director of Doctor of Science in Dentistry Program, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Marjolein van der Meulen James M. and Marsha McCormick Chair of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
  • Yihong Wan Virginia Murchison Linthicum Endowed Scholar in Medical Research, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX

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This will be an excellent opportunity for students and post-docs to interact with world class scientists in an intimate setting. Six short-talks will be selected from submitted abstracts, and travel awards will be presented to the top post-doc and student presentations. We look forward to seeing you!

The meeting is presented with generous support from the McBride Foundation, Oral & Maxillofacial Associates, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, and OMRF.