National Science FoundationU.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)ERC Center for Revolutionizing Metallic BiomaterialsHannover Medical SchoolNCAT

Workshop at the FDA

“State of the Art in Biodegradable Metals - A Think-Tank Workshop”

March 30th 2012
U.S. Food and Drug Administration, FDA's White Oak Campus at
10903 New Hampshire Ave.
Silver Spring, MD 20993

The aim of the conference is to bring the current knowledge in this field especially Mg based systems through presentations by select group of experts spanning academia, large industries and small entrepreneurial network. A discussion with the FDA and the audience through a panel discussion is also planned including discussion related to the current view of the FDA on this emerging technology.

The proposed workshop will be ONE full day. The conference aims to summarize current literature through presentations by established world experts in the field. The speakers have been carefully selected and asked to use the published literature for their reviews.


Current agenda is available in PDF-format: Agenda.pdf

Registration fee: $200.00
Number of attendees is limited to 200 persons.
Please register using our registration page as soon as possible.

If you have any problem to register, please communicate with:

Patricia F. O'Connor
, Director
Office of Continuing Studies & Professional Development
North Carolina A&T State University
1601 E. Market Street, Greensboro, NC  27411
E-mail: poconnor@ncat.edu
336-334-7607
336-334-7081 (fax)


Two hotels are available for workshop participants. Please use the links below to make reservations (they already include group code and available room types):

Conference location: FDA's White Oak Campus, Conference Room 1503

Please use the travel information available on the page for Public Meetings at the FDA White Oak Campus

For any inquiries please contact to Mrs. Lois Dalton Deve

E-mail: lddeve@ncat.edu
Telephone: 336-256-2680 ext. 2006
Fax: (336) 256-1153