SFB News

Jeffrey Hubbell, the Barry L. MacLean Professor of Molecular Engineering Innovation and Enterprise at the University of Chicago, recently received the Society for Biomaterials’ 2017 Founders Award, the organization’s top honor, given for “long-term, landmark contributions to the discipline of biomaterials.”

“It is a great honor to be recognized as having developed, with my team...

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The Society For Biomaterials 2016-2017 Year in Review, delivered by SFB Past President Liisa Kuhn at the Annual Business Meeting, April 7, 2017 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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The March for Science is the first step of a global movement to defend the vital role science plays in our health, safety, economies, and governments.  Join us in Washington, DC on April 22, 2017!  For more information, please visit: https://www.marchforscience.com/

The White House is proposing cuts to the National Institutes of Health’s budget, targeting research grants. The proposed NIH cuts would wipe $50 million from funding for IDeA grants, which are intended to help spread biomedical research geographically across the United States. The rest, nearly $1.2 billion, would more broadly reduce research grant funding.  View the  ...

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The Society For Biomaterials proudly announces its Newly Elected Officers

President-Elect

Andrés J. García, PhD Rae S. and Frank H. Neely Chair and Regents’ Professor George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering Georgia Institute of Technology

Biographical Sketch: Andrés J. García is the Rae S. and Frank H....

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