The 5th Stevens Conference on Bacteria-Material Interactions is proud to announce its invited speaker list with tentative talk titles. This list will continue to be updated as new speakers are confirmed.
CNRS, Strasbourg, France
Biomimetic Coatings Self-defensive Against Bacteria and Yeast
Frank Camissa, M.D.
Hospital for Special Surgery, New York
Occult Infection of the Spine
University of British Columbia
Anti-biofilm, Antimicrobial & Host-defense Peptides
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia
Biomimetic Antimicrobial Nanotechnology
Javad Parvizi, M.D.
The Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia
The 2018 Definition of Periprosthetic Joint Infection and How We Got There
Making Bacteria Uncomfortable on Surfaces
The War on Slime
Georgia Institute of Technology
Organs on a Chip and Bacteria Interactions
Henny van der Mei
University Medical Center Groningen
Infection-Resisting Biomaterials: the Future of the Field
University of Wisconsin
Changes in Bacterial Stiffness During Early-stage Biofilm Formation Lead to Antibiotic Susceptibility
Jerry Zuckerman, M.D.
Infection Prevention: Practice Changes to Improve Outcomes