Design and printing of orthopaedic devices, the state of art – Presented by Fred Holtkamp, Fontys University of Applied Science, dept. Allied Health Professions at the 3D Med tech Printing Conference, which takes place on Feb 01 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands.
Design and printing in the field of orthopaedic Engineering (prosthetics-orthotics and orthopaedic shoes). What is already possible or still subject to research.
About Fred Holtkamp
Fred Holtkamp is a Associate Professor / Fellow at Fontys University of Applied Science, dept. Allied Health Professions.
About Fontys University of Applied Science, dept. Allied Health Professions
University in Applied Science, offering bachelor and Master Programmes and Summer schools. The dept. of Allied health professions offers programmes in Orthopaedic Engineering, Podiatry, Physiotherapy, Medical Imaging and Speech Therapy.
About 3D Med tech Printing Conference
The 3D Medtech Printing Conference will take place on February 01, 2017, at MECC Maastricht, The Netherlands.
The conference will focus on the following areas:
- Research & Development in 3D Medtech
- Developments in 3D printed medical implants, surgical guides, surgical instruments and hearing aids
- New materials
- 3D Scanning
- 3D Software tools
- 3D Printing technologies for MedTech
- Changing value chains and the Changing role of the Doctor / Bio-engineer
- Ethical /legal issues
The conference is part of the 3D Medical Expo, an event that includes a two-day exhibition and three other conferences besides the 3D Medtech Printing Conference: