SFB News

FARMINGTON, CT- The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has announced Dr. Cato T. Laurencin as the recipient of the 2020 Mike Hogg Award and Lecture, the institution’s most prestigious award that is granted to practicing scientists and physicians who have made and continue to make exceptional transformative contributions to the field of biomedical research. Since the inaugural...

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An NIH-SBIR Phase 2 awarded for the development of a thixotropic single-application antibiotic delivery systems for outer ear.


Monica Serban, associate professor from the University of Montana, received a $1.4 million NIH-SBIR Phase 2 Technology Transfer award with Promiliad BioPharma Inc. The funding will be used to continue the development of a thixotropic single-application...

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SFB on justice

June 4, 2020

The Society For Biomaterials as an organization is devastated and heartbroken by the tragic killing of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor, some of the latest victims of a painfully long history of dehumanizing, racist acts plaguing the United States.

In these harrowing times, please know that the Society stands in...

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Journal of Biomedical Materials Research – Part A

The Society For Biomaterials (SFB) is conducting a search for Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Biomedical Materials Research – Part A (JBMRA).

The Journal is an official journal of the Society For Biomaterials, the Japanese Society for Biomaterials, the Australasian Society for Biomaterials, and the Korean...

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The 2021 Program Committee is requesting input from all SFB members about sessions they would like to see at the 2021 Annual Meeting. The deadline to submit is June 30, 2020.

This year, the Committee is especially interested in sessions that are pertinent to our industry members and those that are focused on patient outcomes, as well, we will explore the very latest new and emerging...

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