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June 6, 2006

Smart Prosthetics Initiative - Researcher Deadline Tomorrow

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Applications for researchers to attend the National Academies Keck Futures Initiative "Smart Prosthetics: Exploring Assistive Devices for the Body and Mind" a conference to be held Nov. 9-11, 2006, in Irvine, CA is tomorrow. The Futures Initiative will pay all travel expenses, including lodging and meals, for invited researchers. Each year the National Academies Keck Futures Initiative hosts a conference to bring together more than 100 of the nation's best and brightest researchers from academia, industry, and government laboratories to ask questions about -- and to discover interdisciplinary connections between -- important areas of cutting-edge research. This year's conference will focus on new possibilities in the field of prosthetics.

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1. Kensai on June 10, 2006 3:28 PM writes...

This is the link to the conference with much information about the themes that will be discussed.


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