Seminars and Workshops


2023 South Central American Society of Biomechanics Annual Meeting

  • 2023 SCASB Meeting Information

      • Sponsors: Bertec, KinatraxQualisys, Theia Markerless, XSENSOR
      • Dates: March 31, 2023 – April 1, 2023
      • Presentation Style: In-person and Virtual**
      • Location: University of North Texas Health Science Center 
          • Physical Address: 1000 Montgomery St, Fort Worth, TX 76107
          • Campus Building: Medical Education & Training (MET)
          • Travel Directions: Link to be posted
          • Parking Directions: Link to be posted
          • Local Accommodations:
            • SpringHill Suites Fort Worth University – Marriott
              • Address: 3250 Lovell Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107
              • Phone number (817) 878-2554
              • Hotel offering a special group rate:
                Start Date End Date Room Type Single Double
                03/30/2023 04/01/2023 Standard $159.00 $179.00
                • Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes currently 17.3% (6% state tax, 9% city tax and a taxable 2.3% Fort Worth Tourism PID Fee), in effect at the time of check-out.

              • Amenities: Complimentary self-parking, complimentary breakfast, free Wifi, and more!
              • Book your group rate for SCASB Annual Meeting or Call Marriott Reservations at 1(888) 287-9400 or (817) 878-2554.
                • Please identify yourself as part of the University of North Texas Health Science Center group staying at the SpringHill Suites Fort Worth University
                • Last Day to Book: Thursday, March 9, 2023
      • Tentative Schedule: LINK
  • Registration

      • Click here to Register

      • December 1, 2022, 12:00 am CST – Registration Opens
      • March 20, 2023, 11:59 pm CST – Registration Closes
      • The virtual link will be sent via email to all registrants
        • **Some sessions (i.e. poster session) will not have a virtual portion, please see the schedule
  • Abstract Topics

      • All biomechanics topics are welcome!
          • Tissue and organ biomechanics
          • Wearable sensors
          • Neuroscience and motor control
          • And everything in between!
          • If you are not sure, please submit it anyhow
              • This is a student-friendly conference and we would love to hear about your work
              • We will also consider abstracts on unfinished projects or projects that are in the data collection phase
  • Abstract Dates

      • November 15, 2022 – Call for abstracts
      • December 1, 2022 – Submission opens for all abstracts
      • February 1, 2023, 11:59 pm CST – Deadline for submission to the Promising Scientist* Award (See below)
      • February 15, 2023, 11:59 pm CST – Deadline for submission to the Oral and Poster Awards
      • March 1, 2023 – Notification of presentation
  • Abstract Awards

      • Oral & Poster Presentation Awards
          • Sponsored by Bertec, Kinatrax, Qualisys, and XSENSOR
          • When submitting your abstract, you will be asked whether or not you’d like to be considered for an award
          • Note: Submissions are due February 15, 2023, 11:59 pm CST
      • Promising Scientist* Award
          • Sponsored by Theia Markerless
          • Open to post-baccalaureate students
          • The top three abstracts will be selected to present in a special session at the conference
          • Abstracts not selected will be placed in the other presentation sessions and judged for the other awards
          • In addition to your abstract, please provide a:
              • 250-word statement regarding the impact and significance of your work
              • two-page CV (NSF format)
          • Submit all documents (abstract, statement, and CV) in one PDF file, no larger than 10 MB
          • Note: Submissions are due February 1, 2023, 11:59 pm CST

 

NSF Opportunities and Support w/ Dr. Laurel Kuxhaus

 

Past Seminars and Workshops

2021 Annual South Central American Society of Biomechanics Meeting
Sponsored by Bertec Corporation & Delsys Incorporated
Hosted by the Human Movement Performance Lab at UNTHSC in Ft. Worth, Texas, USA.
Date: Friday, May 7, 2021, via Zoom

2020 Annual South Central American Society of Biomechanics Meeting
Hosted by the Texas Back Institute in Fort Worth, Texas
Date: Friday, March 27, 2020

ISPGR Training School: “Sensorimotor Function in Neurotypical and Atypical Development”
Sponsored by the International Society for Posture and Gait Research
Hosted by the Human Movement Performance Lab at UNTHSC in Ft. Worth, Texas, USA.
Date: Thursday-Monday, November 17-21, 2016

2015 Annual South Central American Society of Biomechanics Meeting
Hosted Human Movement Performance Lab at UNTHSC in Ft. Worth, Texas, USA
Date: 2015