Sat. October 12, 2019 – Mechanobiology Symposium

This one-day symposium is organized by the Center for Engineering MechanoBiology (CEMB) with support from the National Science Foundation. Topics will address emerging research into the role of mechanical forces in both plant and animal systems.
Learn about emerging themes in the field of mechanobiology that guide the CEMB.

Hotel Block CLOSING SOON – Sept 12th.

Registration Deadline Coming Up: September 15th.

Meeting Times & Location

8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Whitaker Hall Auditorium Rm. 100, Washington University in St. Louis

  • Continental Breakfast and Registration: 8:00 – 8:45 a.m.
  • Welcoming Remarks: 8:45 a.m.
  • Oral Sessions: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Poster Session & Reception: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Program Information

Featured Speakers Include:

Center for Engineering Mechanobiology

Sponsored by

The Center for Engineering MechanoBiology – a National Science Foundation Science and Technology Center (STC)

Funded by NSF (CMMI):15-48571


Regular: $130  (Faculty, Industry and Other Independent Partners)

Trainees: $110 (Enrolled Graduate Students, Postdocs)

Poster Session

The Mechanobiology Poster Session & Reception will take place Saturday October 12, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

CEMB invites abstracts from all career levels in topics generally related to the field of mechanobiology. We are interested in all systems.

We encourage you to submit titles and abstracts for the poster session with your registration for the symposium. Select trainees will be invited to give oral presentations based on submitted poster abstracts.  The deadline for abstract submission was September 5, 2019.

Poster Submission Instructions

The Poster Submission Portal is closed for 2019.

You will be prompted to create a profile in ExOrdo before accessing the submissions portal. If you already have an ExOrdo, profile, you may use the same username and password.
In ExOrdo, select the “Posters-Open Call” Track.

Submit your abstract by entering the following information into the text entry box.
Include the following (maximum 500 words for ALL items):
a) Title
b) Author(s)
c) Author Institutions
d) A short abstract (suggestion 250 words or less)