End of the year meeting at the Institute of Biomaterials
The final meeting and party of the Institute of Biomaterials was held on 10th December 2019 with the presence of staff, students and visitors. Prof. Boccaccini summarized in his presentation the main achievements and activities of the Institute in 2019 highlighting the high success in terms of acquisition of funding, publication of high impact papers (74 in 2019) and important participation and organization of several scientific and dissemination events, including the Seminar of the Bavarian Biomaterials Alliance (NBBA) in February, participation in the “Long Night of the Sciences” in October, the 10 Year Anniversary of the Institute (symposium and social event) in November and the “Maus-Türöffnertag 2019” in October. We gave more than 20 presentations at conferences around the world, some of them as keynote presentations. During 2019, 6 doctoral theses were completed, and we received more than 30 academic visitors and international students from many countries. In addition, more than 40 Master, Bachelor and Project students, including international students, completed their theses in our Institute, and many members of the Institute received national and international awards. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year !