UKSB 2016 Conference site

UK Society for Biomaterials

The Democratic Society for the whole Biomaterials community


30th June and 1st July 2016

VENUE: Regent Street Cinema, University of Westminster, London

The 2016 Annual UKSB Conference is nearly here! The conference will take place at the Regent Street Cinema, Regent campus, University of Westminster, London on the 30th June-1st July 2016. Details on travelling to London and a list of hotels and travel links can be found by clicking on- Useful Information

At each annual conference in addition to best postgraduate poster and oral presentations, we award a Presidents Prize, Alan Wilson Memorial Prize and the Larry Hench Young Investigators Prize. The deadline for the submission of abstracts for the UK Society for Biomaterials is Wednesday 25th May 2016

Special Session dedicated to Larry Hench (Day 1) 

Special Science for Industry Session (Day 2)


The UKSB President’s Award winner: Dr. John Nicholson, Bluefield Centre for Biomaterials, London and Queen Mary University of London

The Larry Hench Young Investigators Award winner: Dr Piergiorgio Gentile, Newcastle University, School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering 

The Alan Wilson Memorial Prize winner: Professor Richard van Noort, University of Sheffield

Prize for the best micrograph will be awarded by the Royal Microscopical Society


Larry Hench Session: Professor Julian Jones and Professor Aldo Boccaccini 


                                                                                                                                                           Conference Chair

Professor Ipsita Roy BSc(Hons) MSc PhD FHEA FIMMM
Professor in Microbial Biotechnology
Visiting Reader, Imperial College London
Department of Life Sciences 
Faculty of Science and Technology
University of Westminster 
115 New Cavendish Street 
London W1W 6UW