The Inaugural Distinguished Webinar will be given by Professor Savio L-Y. Woo (胡流源院士) on Saturday, June 27.
WACBE Founding President. Professor Woo is a pioneer in bioengineering and is renowned for his 50 years of translational research in healing and repair of soft tissues. He is a member of the National Academy of Medicine (US), the National Academy of Engineering (US), and the Academia Sinica (Taiwan). He served as Chair of ASME’s Bioengineering Division, United States National Committee of Biomechanics, and the World Council for Biomechanics as well as President for The Orthopaedic Research Society, American Society of Biomechanics, and International Society for Fracture Repair. He also founded the International Symposium on Ligaments and Tendons (ISL&T) and the World Association for Chinese Biomedical Engineers (WACBE). Dr. Woo has educated over 500 orthopaedic surgeons, post-doctoral fellows and students and was the recipient of the Olympic Prize for Sports Science and the first Olympic Gold Medal at the Nagano Games in Japan.
Please visit this link to register: https://bme.columbia.edu/wacbe-webinars
The full announcement is below.WACBE-Webinars_SWoo_Flyer_Letter