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Register Now for CMBEC 37 in Vancouver
Registration is now open for CMBEC 37. The conference will be held at the Marriot Renaissance Harbourside Hotel in Vancouver, BC May 20-23, 2014. Furthermore, we're pleased to announce that Jennifer Arntorp, Director of Operations / General Manager at Sorin Group Canada Inc. will be our first keynote speaker.
A 10% early bird discount is available until April 1, 2014. For more details and a full list of registration options please visit the registration page. Please remember to sign into your CMBES Network account to receive your member's discount.
EIC Announces 2014 Honours, Awards and Fellowships
The Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC), of which CMBES is a member organization, has announced this year's honours, awards and fellowships. Among the honourees is CMBES member Leon Katz who has been named a fellow. More details are available from the EIC press release.
Register Now for the Next CMBES Webinar! - Integrating Infusion Pumps (Part 1) - A Vendor's Perspective
CMBES is pleased to announce, Integrating Infusion Pumps (Part 1) - A Vendor's Perspective (details below), the next in our webinar series. You may register for this webinar through the CMBES Network. You can also view and register for other upcoming webinars on the Events page. Members receive a registration discount and student members can register for free, but you must log in to your CMBES Network account before registering. Finally, if you missed a previous webinar you may purchase a recording from the CMBES Store.
Integrating Infusion Pumps (Part 1) - A Vendor's Perspective
Tim Vanderveen, CareFusion
Dan Pettus, CareFusion
With a more technical viewpoint, experts from Carefusion will focus on current and potential deployments of closed-loop infusion systems. Presenters will bring participants from the why, explaining the direct benefits of closed-loop infusion and how far successes in interoperability have allowed healthcare to progress in this important discipline. This will set the stage for Parts 2 and 3 of the 3-part series which launches into the planning and implementation stages of integrating infusion pumps.
Call for Papers - CMBEC 37
We're pleased to announce that the Call for Papers (English / Français) has been issued for next year's CMBEC 37 conference in Vancouver, BC. Abstracts must be submitted by December 27, 2013.
CMBES Newsletter - Summer Edition Now Available!
You can now download a copy of the CESOP from CMBES Store. CMBES members: please log In to your account to get it for free!
CMBES Discussion Forums
CMBES List server is replaced by the new CMBES discussion forums. Come join the discussions! This is the tool we have been looking for and it will grow with your participation.
Please log in to your CMBES Network account (create a free account, if you don't have one). And then select Forum from the "go to" menu.
CMBES Members: Get Fit for Less with the Engineer Wellness Corporate Program
CMBES, in co-operation with the Engineering Institute of Canada and Goodlife Fitness, is proud to present a discounted rate for Goodlife Memberships to our members. Visit the Goodlife Fitness Engineer Wellness Site
While quantities last, purchase a CMBES shirt and help promote the Society. Shirts are available in S, M, L, XL and XXL.
- Golf Shirts: $35.00 ($40.00 for XXL)
- T-shirts: $25.00 ($28.00 for XXL)
(plus $15.00 for shipping and handling )
CMBES Call for Volunteers
CMBES is seeking enthusiastic and committed volunteers who wish to contribute their skills, experience and vision to serve on various committees and sub-committees. The value of your contribution is priceless for CMBES and you will also have valuable opportunity to increase your network within your profession, while promoting and supporting the increase of scientific, technical and other pertinent knowledge in biomedical engineering. Please contact the Secretariat at