Brazil

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Please view these fun videos from two of the Brazilian NBDs. The Brazilian Society of Biomechanics greatly contributed to and participated in many NBDs.

 

Check out Brazil’s comprehensive and large set of National Biomechanics Day activities…but first click on the Brazil NBD logo to visit the Brazil NBD Facebook Page!!

Movi-Lab open house

Laboratory of Human Movement Research, movi_lab@outlook.com, São Paulo State University (Bauru), Department of Physical Education
Address: Laboratório de Pesquisa em Movimento Humano, Universidade Estadual de São Paulo, Campus Bauru, Bauru, SP.
Team: Fabio Augusto Barbieri, Lucas Simieli, André Macari Baptista, Tiago Penedo, Felipe Balistieli Santinelli
Activities: laboratory demonstrations and development of experiments open to public participation
Topics: sport biomechanics, gait and posture, technology, teaching
Agenda: April 6th
08:00AM to 11:00AM
02:00PM to 05:00PM
07:30PM to 10:00PM
Public: open to all publics, especially high school students
Free admission
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Live a day in research

Post-graduate Program in Biomedical Engineering, liliam@peb.ufrj.br, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Full Address: Horácio de Macedo Avenue, 2030, bloco I, subsolo I044c
Team: Helio Cabral, Leonardo Mendes, Kelly Lima, Thiago Matta, Maria Clara Brandão, Lino Matias
Activities: visitants will be invited to live a day in the laboratory participating of experiments using high tech biomechanics tools
Topics: biomechanics and technology, musculo-skeletal biomechanics, biomechanics techniques for research
Agenda: April 6th
08:00AM to 05:00PM experiments lasting up to 50 minutes will be conducted. EMG and muscle image data will be recorded, topics will be explained to the public and daily life applications of biomechanics will be discussed.
Public: open to all publics
Free admission

 

Biomec Demo

Laboratório de Avaliação e Pesquisa em Atividade Física, baprafael@gmail.com, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do RS.
Full Address: Laboratório de Avaliação e Pesquisa em Atividade Física, Faculdade de Educação Física da PUCRS, Porto Alegre, RS
Team: Rafael Baptista, Andreia Aires, Mauro Pelisoli Jr.
Activities: to show the application of biomechanics in daily life by means of hands on activities using biomechanics techniques for EMG, inertial sensors, force plates and ultrasonography
Topics: gait biomechanics
Agenda: April 5th
01:00PM to 05:00PM experiments lasting up to 50 minutes will be conducted. EMG and muscle image data will be recorded, topics will be explained to the public and daily life applications of biomechanics will be discussed.
Public: high school students
Free admission

 

Open house

Laboratório de Análise do Movimento, fabricio.magalhae@prof.unibh.br, UNIBH
Full Address: Laboratório de Análise do Movimento UFMG
Team: Human Movement Laboratory UFMG staff
Activities: demonstration of biomechanics tools for analysis of human movement, data collection, discussions and practical applications of biomechanics.
Public: graduate students in their first years in University
Topics: Clinical biomechanics
Agenda: April 22th
09:00AM to 05:00PM
Free admission

 

Open house

Laboratory for Biomechanics Instrumentation, karine.sarro@fef.unicamp.br, Campinas State University
Full Address: Laboratório de Instrumentação para Biomecânica, FEF – UNICAMP
Team: Karine Jacon Sarro, Ricardo Machado Leite de Barros
Activities: Demonstration of biomechanics applications to the sports
Public: all publics
Topics: Sports biomechanics
Agenda: April 06th
From 10:00AM to 03:00PM
Free admission

 

Lectures

Universidade do Estado do Amazonas, jansenef@hotmail.com, Manaus
Full Address: Auditório da Escola de Saúde da UEA
Team: Jansen Estrázulas and UEA staff
Activities: Demonstration of biomechanics applications to students from health sciences professions
Public: all publics
Topics: Ergonomics and Locomotion
Agenda: April 06th
From 02:00PM to 05:00PM and 07:00PM to 10:00PM
Free admission

 

Have you heard about biomechanics?

Universidade Estadual de Goias, fisio.guilhermeaugusto@gmail.com, Goiania
Full Address: Laboratório do Movimento Dr. Cláudio A. Borges da Universidade Estadual de Goiás – Campus Goiânia – ESEFFEGO. Goiânia, Goiás – Brazil.
Team: Flávia Martins Gervásio, Guilherme Augusto Santos
Activities: Demonstration of biomechanics applications to students from health sciences professions
Public: all publics
Topics: Clinical Biomechanics and Gait & Posture
Agenda: April 06th
From 08:00AM to 05:00PM
Free admission

 

Lab demo

Universidade Federal do Amazonas, jlibardoni@yahoo.com.br, Manaus
Full Address: LEDEHU UFAM
Team: Joao Otacilio Libardoni dos Santos and LEDEHU staff
Activities: Demonstration of biomechanics experiments using inertial sensors and thermography
Public: all publics
Topics: Biomechanics
Agenda: April 06th
From 11:00AM to 05:00PM
Free admission

 

Lecture

Faculdade Noroeste do Mato Grosso, mineiroef@hotmail.com, Manaus
Full Address: Escolas Municipais e Estaduais do município de Juína-MT
Team: Lindomar Mineiro
Activities: lectures and explanations about the importance of biomechanics to prevent foot problems among scholars
Public: middle and high school students
Topics: Sports biomechanics, gait and posture with emphasis on shoe biomechanics
Agenda: April 06th
From 07:00AM
Free admission

 

Experiments and demonstrations

LEPEL/FACED/UFBA, taffarel@ufba.br, Salvador
Full Address: Praça da Comunidade do Calabar, Salvador , Bahia e Escola Evaristo da Veiga em Salvador Bahia
Team: Cassia Hack, Rafael Borges Amorin, Celi Taffarel
Activities: lectures and explanations about the importance of biomechanics to prevent foot problems among scholars
Public: middle and high school students
Topics: Posture
Agenda: April 06th
From 07:30AM
Free admission

 

Folder distribution

Instituto de Biociências, maurog.labiomec@gmail.com, Rio Claro
Full Address: Universidade Estadual Paulista “Júlio de Mesquita Filho” (UNESP) – Instituto de Biociências – Rio Claro
Team: Mauro Gonçalves, Adalgiso Coscrato Cardozo
Activities: lectures and explanations about the importance of biomechanics to prevent foot problems among scholars
Public: students and faculty members
Topics: Biomechanics and Technology
Agenda: April 06th
From 10:00AM
Free admission

 

Lectures and open house

Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, bollimota@gmail.com, Santa Maria
Full Address: Universidade Estadual Paulista “Júlio de Mesquita Filho” (UNESP) – Instituto de Biociências – Rio Claro
Team: Karine Josibel Velasques Stoelben, Juliana Correa Soares, Camila Charquero Collazo, Michele Forgiarini Saccol, Carlos Bolli Mota
Activities: lectures and explanations about the importance of biomechanics to prevent foot problems among scholars
Public: all publics, especially high school students
Topics: Applied Biomechanics
Agenda: April 06th
From 09:00AM
Free admission

 

Open house and open space experiments

Universidade Federal do Pampa, carpes@unipampa.edu.br, Uruguaiana
Full Address: Laboratory of Neuromechanics, Federal University of Pampa, Uruguaiana, RS
Team: Mathias Sosa Machado, Milena Aguiar, Carolina M., Matheus Dotto, Felipe Carpes
Activities: hands on using biomechanics instrumentation and public lectures about biomechanics
Public: all publics, especially high school students
Topics: Applied Biomechanics
Agenda: April 06th
From 09:30AM
Free admission
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