Orthopaedic Biomaterials SIG

Timeslot: Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 4:15pm to 6:15pm
Track: Dental/Orthopaedic Biomaterials
Room: 206/207


Orthopaedic biomaterials may include all kinds of biomaterials for orthopaedic applications (e.g., bone implant/scaffold, 3D printing, drug delivery) and related biological effects. Such biomaterials may include metals, ceramics, polymers, composites, coatings, biodegradables, etc.


  • 4:15 p.m. 283. Invited Speaker: Jian Yang, PhD, The Pennsylvania State University

  • 4:45 p.m. 284. Perfusion Driven 3D Bone Mineral Formation, S Sawyer*(1), S Shridhar(1), K Zhang(1), L Albrecht(1), J Horton(2), P Soman(1); (1)Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, (2)SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

  • 5:00 p.m. 285. Assessing if Bone Ingrowth is affected by Silicone as a Carrier to Deliver Antimicrobials for the Treatment of Periprosthetic Infections, N Taylor*, R Epperson, B Kawaguchi, D Williams; Department of Veterans Affairs, Salt Lake City, UT

  • 5:15 p.m. 286. Silk Fibroin/Elastin Bioinks for 3D Printing of Implants Respecting the Patient Intervertebral Disc Anatomy, J. Costa, J. Silva-Correia*, V. Ribeiro, A. da Silva Morais, J. Oliveira, R. Reis; University of Minho, GuimarĂ£es, Portugal

  • 5:30 p.m. 287. Identification of Implant Wear and Corrosion Products within Joint Capsule Tissue by Means of FTIR Imaging, S. Liu, D. Hall, S. McCarthy, J. Jacobs, R. Urban, R. Pourzal*; Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

  • 5:45 p.m. 288. Novel Injectable Newberyite Based Non-exothermic Orthopedic Cements with High Early Strength, N. Rostami, E. Babaie, V. K. Goel, S. B. Bhaduri*; The University of Toledo, N/A, OH

  • 6:00 p.m. 289. Effect of Compliant Layers in Piezoelectric Composite Energy Harvester for Spinal Fusion Applications, E Krech*(1), E Cadel(1), K Tong(1), K Coates(1), L LaPierre(2), E Friis(1); (1)University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, (2)Evoke Medical, LLC, Thornton, CO

Invited Speaker(s)