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.  to date, these have been very well received!  

"I found this webinar very clear and useful."

"The presenter provided a very comprehensive background to the elements that need to be understood when characterizing biomaterial tissue interactions and I thought the class organization was very solid and rigorous as well. Great course – glad my membership in SFB qualifies me for such benefit."



Currently, we do not have any webinars scheduled. 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



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

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

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

Sharklet- A Critical Technology in a Pandemic
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
Holly Bauser-Heaton, Nicolaus L'Heureux, Vahid Serpooshan (speakers)
Date: Friday, May 22, 2020

Biomaterials for Studying Lung Disease and Regeneration
Chelsea M. Magin, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus (speaker)
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
Neil Thompson, Teach the Geek, and Jason Guo, SFB National Student Chapter President (speakers)
Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 

Working with the Media
Don Martelli, Aaron Gouveia, Schneider Associates (speakers)
Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016

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

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

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

Increasing Industry Interactions, an Academic Viewpoint
Thomas J. Webster, Northeastern University (speaker)
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
Don Martelli, Aaron Gouveia, Schneider Associates (speakers)
Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016


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

SFB News

SFB member, Guillermo A. Ameer, has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a device used in surgeries to attach soft tissue grafts to bone.