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Scientific Module "Materials in Medicine"

The module gives the medical background for relevant problems of the subprojects. This includes relevant disease patterns, latest forms of treatment, difficulties and latest developments in the fields of implants, biomaterials as skin or bone replacement.
The course will take place in Dresden from 16th to 18th December 2010.


16th December 2010
18:00 – 20:00
Get together with fireside discussion on clinical cases
PD Dr. W. Schneiders, Dr. Dr. B. Stadlinger, Dr. V. Betz


17th December 2010
08:30 – 09:30
Lecture: Wound healing: Basic science and challenges
Prof. Dr. J.C. Simon
 09:30 – 10:30
Lecture: New skin substitutes for temporary and permanent coverage
Prof. Dr. J.C. Simon
11:00 – 12:00
Lecture: Burn injuries: Principles of surgical treatment
PD Dr. S. Rammelt
12:00 – 13:00
Lecture: Trauma surgery: Tasks for the 21st century
Prof. Dr. H. Zwipp, PD Dr. S. Rammelt
14:00 – 15:00
Workshop on Sawbones
Prof. Dr. H. Zwipp, PD Dr. S. Rammelt, PD Dr. W. Schneiders
16:00 – 17:00
Lecture: Bone remodelling around Titanium implants: Basic principles in long bones
PD Dr. S. Rammelt
17:00 – 18:00
Lecture: Reconstructive surgery after complex trauma to the lower extremity
Prof. Dr. H. Zwipp


18th December 2010
09:00 – 10:00
Lecture Critical size defects in the skull and mandible: Current concepts
Dr. R. Mai
10:00 – 11:00
Lecture: Bone substitute materials in orthopaedic applications: State of the art and outlool
PD Dr. W. Schneiders
11:00 – 12:00
Lecture: Dental implants from ancient Egypt to present day
Prof. Dr. U. Eckelt
13:00 –14:00Lecture: Accomodating bone and gingiva: Special requirements for oral implants
Prof. Dr. U. Eckelt, Dr. Dr. B. Stadlinger
14:00 – 15:00
Workshop on dental implants
Prof. Dr. U. Eckelt, Dr. Dr. B. Stadlinger, Dr. R. Mai

Venue: Medical-technical centre of TU Dresden, Fiedlerstraße 42, Seminar room 4

credit points: 2 (graded)

Please register by sending an e-mail to Anja Pohl.