Welcome to the International Society for Plastination
The International Society for Plastination is a multidisciplinary organization, including people within all fields of science interested in the technique of Plastination. Plastination refers to the use of polymers to infiltrate and preserve any material for teaching, research or diagnostic purposes.
18th International Conference on Plastination and 5th International Plastination Workshop of Toledo
The University of Toledo is the host the 18th International Conference on Plastination and the 5th International Plastination Workshop of Toledo. The Conference will be held from June 27 to July 1st , 2016, in Toledo, Ohio, USA.
This event will be a unique opportunity for participants to exchange ideas about plastination, and also learn the technique by hands-on practice from a select group of expert scientists from all over the world. Whether you have experience in plastination or you are a novice, there will be something for everyone.
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On June 26 (Sunday) a small get together will be offered in the Faculty Club of the University of Toledo at the Radisson Hotel. The scientific sessions will start on Monday (June 27) at the College of Medicine and will extend until June 30 (Thursday). On 1st of July as a farewll we will be visiting the Henry Ford Museum and Greenvile Village in Detroit. In addition to the Henry Ford Museum we made arrangments to visit the Award Winning Toledo Zoo and the famous Toledo Museum of Art. More information will be provided later.
I hope you can join us for our Conference and Workshop and experience the culture and life of Toledo..
Carlos A. C. Baptista, MD, PhD