Advanced Materials for Biomedical Applications conference

To celebrate 10 years of polymeric biomaterial research at the Ghent University, the Polymer Chemistry and Biomaterials Research Group organises the AMBA 2017 conference on “Advanced Materials for Biomedical Applications”. The conference has confirmed contributions from a set of renowned international academic speakers from Germany, UK, Ireland, Japan and Canada. Come and learn more about this new and challenging research field of the future. 

You can also submit an abstract and present your expertise to the research community.


The conference still welcomes contributions (deadline 8th August) from the following research fields: Biomaterial Development and Characterization, Biomaterial Processing and Characterization and Biomaterial Translation: from the Lab to the Clinic and Industry. See the conference website ( for further information on the specific topics within these themes. On Thursday morning companies are welcomed to pitch and present their expertise in the field.


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Event Details


Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Friday, September 29, 2017


De Oude Vismijn Bord’eau, Sint-Veerleplein 5, 9000 Ghent


Price varies between 150 euro for one day and 325 euro for the full three days. These are early bird prices, valid till 15/08.




Ghent University, Polymer Chemistry and Biomaterials Research Group

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