Runners who use a style where the toe hits the ground first put more stress on their Achilles tendon and calf muscles as opposed to runners who use a heel-strike style, according to a study in the Biomedical Engineering Society's journal Annals of Biomedical Engineering.
BMES recently held its fourth, members-only webinar ''Effective Strategies for Teaching BME.'' An archive of the event will be available to members soon. The webinar is geared toward graduate students, early-career faculty members, and anyone interested in improving their experiences of the teaching-learning process.
Registration for the 2013 BMES Annual Meeting in Seattle is now open. Register early to get the lowest rates for the September 25-28 meeting. BMES talked to meeting's Vice Program Chair Suzie H. Pun, University of Washington, to learn more about what’s planned for this year's event.
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