Who We Are
Clinicians, researchers, and students from medical device manufacturers, academic research labs, and operating rooms across the country and around the world belong to SFB. This interdisciplinary gathering is a critical pathway to identifying issues with current technologies, and for translating academic research to clinical practice.
2024 Regional Symposia
Join our 2024 Regional Symposia on September 19th-20th at one of these six distinguished universities:
Northeast: Northeastern University
Midwest: Case Western Reserve University
Southeast: Georgia Institute of Technology
Southwest: University of Texas at Austin
Western: University of Colorado, Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus
Northwest: University of Washington
Abstracts are being solicited for presentation at each regional venue, until 2/29.
2023 Q3 Biomaterials Forum is Available Now!
The Biomaterials Forum Third Quarter 2023 issue is now available online. The feature of this issue is an article from Gulden Camci-Unal on the use of biomaterials such as chicken eggshell microparticles to create tissue scaffolds. The issue also contains a letter from our president, William R. Wagner, on the role of the society in the rapidly changing biomaterials field.
Journal of Biomedical Materials Research
- Enhanced osteogenic and bactericidal performance of premixed calcium phosphate cement with photocrosslinked alginate thin filmSubmitted on Wed, 02/21/2024Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, EarlyView.
- Polymerized cyclodextrin microparticles for sustained antibiotic delivery in lung infectionsSubmitted on Wed, 02/21/2024Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, EarlyView.
- Studying the electrical, mechanical, and biological properties of BCZT–HA compositesSubmitted on Thu, 02/22/2024Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, Volume 112, Issue 3, March 2024.
- Strontium‐loaded 3D intramedullary nail titanium implant for critical‐sized femoral defect in rabbitsSubmitted on Thu, 02/22/2024Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, Volume 112, Issue 3, March 2024.
The Materials Science & Technology (MS&T) technical meeting and exhibition is the long-standing, recognized forum for fostering technical innovation at the intersection of materials science, engineering, and application. Each year, MS&T brings together scientists, engineers, students, suppliers, and business leaders to discuss current research and technical applications and to shape the future of materials science and technology. The event's unmatched technical program addresses structure, properties, processing, and performance across the materials community.
Committees & SIGs
Biomaterials researchers and engineers just like yourself envision the future of biomaterials together as volunteer leaders of the Society For Biomaterials. This is YOUR society. Get involved today to share in networking opportunities, build bridges to other scientific groups, and explore the diverse biomaterials community.