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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 12 to 14 December 2012.


12 December 2012
19:00 – 21:00 Get togehter with fireside discussion on clinical cases
PD Dr. Wolfgang Schneiders, Dr. Sebastian Rehberg


13 December 2012
08:30 – 09:30Trauma surgery: Tasks for the 21st century
Prof. Dr. Hans Zwipp
 09:45 –10:45
Reconstructive surgery of the lower extremity
Prof. Dr. Hans Zwipp
 11:00 – 12:30Workshop: Sawbones
PD Dr. Wolfgang Schneiders, Dr. Sebastian Rehberg
 13:30 – 14:30

Enhancing bone remodelling around titanium implants
Dr. Sebastian Rehberg

 14:30 – 15:30
Bone substitute materials in orthopaedic applications: State of the art udn current developments
PD Dr. Wolfgang Schneiders
 15:30 – 16:30
Burn injuries: Principles of surgical treatment
Prof. Dr. Stefan Rammelt


14 December 2012
09:00 – 10:00
Wound healing: Challenges and new developments
Prof. Dr. Jan C. Simon
10:00 – 11:00
New skin substitutes for temporary and permanent coverage
Prof. Dr. Jan C. Simon
11:30 – 12:30
Clinical aspects of dental implantology
Prof. Dr. Uwe Eckelt
13:00 – 14:00
Osseointegration – physiology of implant healing
PD Dr. Bernd Stadlinger
 14:00 – 15:30
Workshop: Dental implantology
Prof. Dr. Uwe Eckelt, PD Dr. Bernd Stadlinger


11 January 2013
09:30 –10:30 Final exam written


Venue: Medizinisch-Technisches Zentrum of TU Dresden, Fiedlerstraße 42

credit points: 2 (graded)

Please register by 26 November 2012 by sending an e-mail to Anja Pohl .