Dr. El-Ghannam Named President of International Society for Ceramics in Medicine

Date Published: 
November 9, 2015

The International Society for Ceramics in Medicine has elected Dr. Ahmed El-Ghannam of the Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Science Department as its 2016 president. The election was made at the society’s 27th Symposium and Annual Meeting, which was held Oct. 27-29 in Bali, Indonesia. Next year’s symposium will be in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, from Oct. 18-20.

An expert in the field of medical bioceramics research, Dr. El-Ghannam is also associate editor of the Journal of Biomedical Materials Research.