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TACNY Junior Cafe Scientifique: “Totally Hip: The Science and Engineering of Joint Replacements”

Saturday – December 20, 9:30-11:00am

Milton J Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology – Syracuse, NY

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Do you know anyone who has a hip or knee replacement? Have you ever wondered what these devices look like? How they are designed? What kinds of materials they are made of? How surgeons implant them in patients? How they work? And how long they last? Well, your questions will be answered in this hands on presentation featuring virtual hip replacement surgery, actual implants and more! Come learn about the world of biomaterials and medic