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Medical Museum Science Café

Man and Machine: State-of-the-Art Osseointegration

Poster

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When: Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 6-7pm
Where:

National Museum of Health and Medicine
2500 Linden Lane
Silver Spring, MD 20910

What:

Join Navy Cmdr. (Dr.) Jonathan A. Forsberg to learn how transdermal implants are revolutionizing the field of amputation surgery at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Known as "osseointegration," these bone-anchored devices can be combined with advanced sensor technology to achieve bidirectional motor control and artificial sensory feedback.

Cost:

FREE! Open to the public. No RSVP required.

Contact:

Call (301) 319-3303 or email USArmy.Detrick.MEDCOM-USAMRMC.List.Medical-Museum@mail.mil

Request ADA accommodations five business days in advance at (301) 319-3303 or by email to: USArmy.Detrick.MEDCOM-USAMRMC.List.Medical-Museum@mail.mil.

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