The Society For Biomaterials is happy to offer webinars to provide basic information on a number of topics. When scheduled, registration links will be provided at the links below, and after the scheduled date, a recording of each webinar will be made available. 

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If you would like to present a webinar to the Biomaterials community, please let us know by emailing info@biomaterials.org, or complete our webinar proposal form




Drug Delivery SIG Webinar
Spearkers: Olivia Lanier, PhD, Pere Dosta Pons, PhD, Brett H. Pogostin, and Oluwatobi (Tobi) Babayemi
Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2022 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST

Ophthalmic Biomaterials SIG Webinar
Speaker: Carlisle (Carli) DeJulius
Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2022 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Immune Engineering SIG Webinar
Speakers: Boram Kim, Emily Roe, and Leonor Teles
Date: Thursday, November 17, 2022 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST

Engineering Cells and Their Microenvironments SIG Webinar - Part 2
Speakers: Zackary Tiedman and Xuelin Wang
Date: Monday, November 14, 2022 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST

Surface Characterization & Modification SIG Webinar
Speakers: Manjyot Kaur Chug, Mark Garren, Yue Qin, and Roberta Sabino
Date: Tuesday, November 8, 2022 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST 

Dental/Craniofacial Biomaterials SIG Webinar 
Speakers: James C. Melville, DDS and Simon Young, DDS, MD, PhD 
Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2022 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT

BioInterfaces SIG Webinar
Speakers: Xiao Huang, PhD, Natalie Petryk, and Lauren E. Mehanna
Date: Thursday, October 20, 2022 | 1:00 - 2:00 PM EDT

Tissue Engineering SIG Webinar - Part 2
Speakers: Katelyn Mistretta, Justin Harvell, and Victor Quiroz
Date: Friday, September 30, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT

Tissue Regenerative Biomaterials: Need for Scientific Understanding to Ameliorate Commercial Valuation (BMPC SIG)
Speakers: Subra Guna and David Kaplan
Date: Friday, September 30, 2022 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EDT

Tissue Engineering SIG Webinar - Part 1
Speakers: Sophia Letcher, Mary Lowrey, and Haoyuan Shi
Date: Friday, September 23, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT

Engineering Cells and Their Microenvironments SIG Webinar - Part 1
Speakers: Raven El Khoury and Indranil Joshi
Date: Wednesday, August 24, 2022 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

Advancing Translational Science and Regulatory Science Synergistically
SFB 2022 Annual Meeting & Exposition Workshop
Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

Student Webinar - Career Opportunities in Biomaterials for HBCU Students
Date: Wednesday, October 27, 2021 | 5:30-6:30 PM EDT

Learn about 3D Bioprinting Strategies to Create Perfusable and Heterogeneous Soft Tissue Constructs
Aspect Biosystems provides a live demo of the RX1 bioprinter
Presented during the SFB 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting & Exposition
Date: April 22, 2021 | 12:30 PM CDT

Analysis of Human Immunity to SARS-CoV-2
Speakers: Kaitlyn Sadtler and Krishnendu Roy
Date: March 2, 2021 | 4:00-5:00 p.m. (ET U.S. and Canada)

International Webinar of Developing Biomaterials for the Fight Against COVID-19
Speakers: Thomas J. Webster, Northeastern University; Alka Jaggessar, Queensland University of Technology; Hui Wu, Tsinghua University; Loganathan Rangasamy, Vellore Institute of Technology
November 8, 2020 | 8:00 a.m. Beijing (China)
November 7, 2020 | 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time (US)
November 8, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. Brisbane (Australia)
November 8, 2020 | 6:00 a.m. New Delhi (India)

Materials Science for COVID-19: A Global Discussion Between Scientists
Speakers: Thomas J. Webster, Northeastern University; Loganathan Rangasamy, Vellore Institute of Technology; Werner Mueller, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz; Aleksandra Benko, AGH University of Science and Technology
Date: November 11, 2020

Synthetic Biology: Advances and Critical Needs from a Biomaterials Viewpoint (Jointly sponsored by MRS)
Speakers: Paul Freemont, Imperial College London; David Breslauer, Bolt Threads; Anirban Sen Gupta, Case Western Reserve University; Neel Joshi, Northeastern University
Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Current and Future Applications of 3D Printing in Orthodontics, Restorative, and Regenerative Dentistry
Speakers: Luiz E. Bertassoni and F. Kurtis Kasper
Date: Wednesday, July 29, 2020 

Smart Dental Biomaterials: From Antibacterial Therapies to Tissue Regeneration
Speaker: Santiago Orrego
Date: Wednesday, July 1, 2020  

Sharklet- A Critical Technology in a Pandemic
Speaker: Anthony B. Brennan, Sharklet Technologies
Date: Wednesday, June 17, 2020

SFB National Student Chapter Meeting & Young Scientist Webinar
Date: Wednesday, June 17, 2020

SFB/ISACB Joint Webinar
Speakers: Holly Bauser-Heaton, Nicolaus L'Heureux, and Vahid Serpooshan
Date: Friday, May 22, 2020

Biomaterials for Studying Lung Disease and Regeneration
Speakers: Chelsea M. Magin, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus 
Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Can Materials Science Counter the COVID-19 Pandemic?
Co-presented by MRS and SFB, The Society for Biomaterials
Sponsored by Gatan, MilliporeSigma and Goodfellow
Date: Thursday, April 17, 2020 

Making Scientific Presentations
Speakers: Neil Thompson, Teach the Geek, and Jason Guo, SFB National Student Chapter President 
Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 

Working with the Media
Speakers: Don Martelli and Aaron Gouveia, Schneider Associates 
Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016

An Overview of Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights
Speakers: Eric Hanscom and Neil Thompson
Date: Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Advances in Biomaterials’ Characterization
Speaker: Thomas J. Webster, Northeastern University
Date: Wednesday, January 20, 2016

How to Find and Secure an Academic Job
Speaker: Bob Latour, Clemson University
Date: Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Increasing Industry Interactions, an Academic Viewpoint
Speaker: Thomas J. Webster, Northeastern University
Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Starting a Biomaterials Company
Date: Tuesday, August 25, 2015

How to Run a Biomaterials Lab
Date: Thursday, June 4, 2015

Working with the Media
Speakers: Don Martelli and Aaron Gouveia, Schneider Associates
Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016


Please send any suggestions for additional webinar topics to info@biomaterials.org.

SFB News

The Biomaterials Forum Fourth Quarter 2022 issue is now available online!