Goals

The Brazilian Society of Biomechanics (BSB) was established on December 4th 1992 in the city of São Paulo, SP, Brazil. BSB is a private civil society non-profit that wants to promote and broaden biomechanics in Brazil.

The Brazilian Society of Biomechanics aims:

  • To promote and support the improvement of scientific and technical professionals in biomechanics and related fields of study;
  • To realize the Brazilian Congress of Biomechanics, an itinerant congress every two years, as well as other conclaves to divulgate and promote the biomechanics and related fields of study;
  • To promote interaction between institutions, from Brazil and other countries, representing the Brazilian’s biomechanics;
  • To ensure the ethical principles in the exercise of biomechanics.

The benefits of membership includes:

  • Reduced registration rates in events promoted by the Brazilian Society of Biomechanics;
  • Opportunity to form national and international contacts and participate in discussion groups of the society;
  • Special student discounts;
  • Unrestricted access to the Brazilian Society of Biomechanics website;
  • Reduced rates to register to the Brazilian Congress of Biomechanics.

Constitution

The constitution of the Brazilian Society of Biomechanics (link to download below) was approved during the IV Brazilian Congress of Biomechanics, in São Paulo on December 12th 1992. The document was properly registered in the Cartório de Registro Civil das Pessoas Jurídicas Elvino Filho, in the book A-27 page 72, under number 8635.

The current version of BSB constitution is available below.

Strategic planning

The strategic planning for the 2015-2017 directory board of Brazilian Society of Biomechanics is attached. Please fell free to read and send suggestions to improve biomechanics in Brazil. Any suggestion can be send to the e-mail soc.bras.biomecanica@gmail.com

Current Executive Council

President: Felipe P Carpes (UNIPAMPA)

Vice-president: Dr. Fernando Diefenthaeler (UFSC)

Secretary-general: Emmanuel Souza da Rocha (UFRGS)

Second-secretary: Rafael Baptista (PUCRS)

Treasurer: Marcos Roberto Kunzer (UNIPAMPA)

Student Representative: Caluê Papcke (PUCPR)

Scientific Committee: Anamaria Siriani (USP), André Gustavo Pereira de Andrade (UFMG), Bruno M Baroni (UFCSPA), Eduardo Scheeren (PUCPR), Maria Elizete Kunkel (UNIFESP)

Teaching Committee: Felipe P Carpes (UNIPAMPA), Guilherme Augusto Santos Bueno (UEG), Isabel Sacco (USP), Rafael Baptista (PUCRS), Ulysses Ervilha (USP)

Fiscal Council: Carlos Bolli Mota (UFSM), Cíntia de la Rocha Freitas (UFSC), Marco Aurélio Vaz (UFRGS)

Past members of executive council

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President: Prof. Dr. Felipe P Carpes (UNIPAMPA) – Lattes website

Vice-president: Prof. Dr. Fernando Diefenthaeler (UFSC) – Lattes

Secretary-general: Prof. Dr. Bruno M Baroni (UFCSPA) – Lattes

Second-secretary: Profª. Drª. Ana de David (UnB) – Lattes

Treasurer: MSc. Marcos R Kunzer (UNIPAMPA) – Lattes

Student Representative: MSc. Emmanuel Souza da Rocha (UFRGS) – Lattes

Scientific Committee: Prof. Dr. Rodrigo R Bini (EsEFEX) – Latteswebsite, Prof. Dr. Marko Ackermann (FEI) – Lattes, Prof. Dr. Sérgio Cunha (UNICAMP) – Lattes, Prof. Dr. Eduardo Scheeren (PUCPR) – Lattes, Prof. Dr. André Gustavo Pereira de Andrade (UFMG) – Lattes

Teaching Committee: Profª. Drª. Ana de David (UnB) – Second-secretary – Lattes, Prof. Dr. Ulysses Ervilha (USP) – Lattes, Profª. Drª. Clarice Sperotto dos Santos Rocha (UFRGS) – Lattes, Prof. Dr. Felipe P Carpes (UNIPAMPA) – President – Lattes, Msc. Matheus Joner Wiest (Univ of Alberta) – student – Lattes

Fiscal Council: Prof. Dr. Marco Aurélio Vaz (UFRGS) – Lattes, Prof. Dr. Carlos Bolli Mota (UFSM) – Lattes

Profa. Dra. Cintia de la Rocha Freitas (UFSC) – Lattes

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President: Marco Aurélio Vaz

Vice-president: Felipe P Carpes

Secretary-general: Bruno Manfredini Baroni

Second-secretary: Ana Cristina de David

Treasurer: Fernando Diefenthaeler

Student Representative: Emmanuel Souza da Rocha

Scientific Committee: Fernando Aragão, Liliam Fernandes de Oliveira, Isabel C N Sacco, Mauro Gonçalves

Teaching Committee: Carlos Bolli Mota, Clarice Rocha, Matheus Wiest

Fiscal Council: Flavio Antonio de Souza Castro, Marco Antonio Garcia, Marko Ackermann

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President: Marco Aurélio Vaz

Vice-president: Fernando Diefenthaeler

Secretary-general: Felipe Pivetta Carpes

Second-secretary: Liliam Fernandes de Oliveira

Treasurer: Fernando Amancio Aragão

Scientific Committee: Flávio Antonio de Souza Castro, Sergio Augusto Cunha, Paula H Lobo da Costa, Rubens Correa Araújo, Isabel C N Sacco

Fiscal Council: Marco Antonio Garcia, Carlos Bolli Mota, Luciano AllegrettiMercadante

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President: Luis Mochizuki

Vice-president: Marco Aurélio Vaz

Secretary-general: Renato Jose Soares

Second-secretary: Flavio Antonio de Souza Castro

Treasurer: Rubens Correa Araujo

Scientific Committee: Adalgiso C Cardozo, Luis Fernando Martins Kruel, Ruben de Faria Negrão Filho, Luis Aureliano Imbiriba Silva, Pedro Paulo Depra

Fiscal Council: Alberto Carlos Amadio, Mauro Gonçalves, Eliane Fátima Manfio

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President: Mauro Gonçalves

Vice-president: Aluisio O Vargas Avila

Secretary-general: Sarah Regina Dias da Silva

Second-secretary: Rubens Correa Araujo

Treasurer: Adalgiso Coscrato Cardozo

Scientific Committee: Marco Aurélio Vaz, Sebastião Iberes Lopes Melo, Luis Fernando Martins Kruel, Ulisses Fernandes Ervilha, Alberto Carlos Amadio

Fiscal Council: Carlos Bolli Mota, Antonio Renato Pereira Moro, Renato José Soares

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President: Deyse Borges Machado

Vice-president: Luis Mochizuki

Secretary-general: Claudia Silveira Lima

Second-secretary: Paula H Lobo da Costa

Treasurer: Isabel de C N Sacco

Scientific Committee: Ana Cristina de David, Eliane de Fátima Manfio, Marco Aurélio Vaz, Rene Brenzikofer, Rubens Correa Araújo

Fiscal Council: Alberto Carlos Amadio, Aluisio Otávio Vargas Avila, Sebastiao Iberes Lopes Melo

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President: Hans-Joachim Menzel

Vice-president: Deyse Borges Machado

Secretary-general: Marcia Regina de Sá

Second-secretary: Eliane Fatima Manfio

Treasurer: Isabel de C N Sacco

Scientific Committee: Antonio Carlos S Guimarães, Carlos Bolli Mota, Mauro Gonçalves, Paula H Lobo da Costa, Ricardo Machado Leite de Barros

Fiscal Council: Julio Cerca Serrão, Rene Brenzikofer, Rubens Correa Araújo

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President: Ricardo Machado de Leite Barros

Vice-president: Antonio Carlos Stringhini Guimarães

Secretary-general: Marcia Regina de Sá

Second-secretary: Paula Henteschel Lobo da Costa

Treasurer: Isabel de C N Sacco

Scientific Committee: Júlio Cerca Serrão, Ana Cristina de David, Rene Brenzikofer, Jefferson Fagundes de Loss, Rubens Correia Araújo

Fiscal Council: Antonio Renato Pereira Moro, Carlos Bolli Mota, Eliane Fátima Manfio

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President: Carlos Bolli Mota

Vice-president: Ricardo Machado de Leite Barros

Secretary-general: Eliane Fatima Manfio

Second-secretary: Julio Cerca Serrão

Treasurer: Antonio Renato Pereira Moro

Scientific Committee: Rene Brenzikofer, Milton Antonio Zaro, Marco Aurélio Vaz, José Carlos Pio da Fonseca, Cecília Amélia de Carvalho Zavaglia

Fiscal Council: Ana Cristina de David, Lilian Fernandes de Oliveira, Hans-Joachim Menzel

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President: Rene Brenzikofer

Vice-president: Helio Roesler

Secretary-general: Sérgio Augusto Cunha

Second-secretary: Ana Cristina de David

Treasurer: Mauro Gonçalves

Scientific Committee: Alberto Carlos Amadio, Aluisio O Vargas Avila, Ricardo Machado Leite de Barros, Milton Antonio Zaro, Euclydes Custodio de Lima Filho

Fiscal Council: Abel Raimundo Veiga do Rosário, Antonio Celso Fonseca Arruda, Carlos Bolli Mota

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President: Sebastião Iberes Lopes Melo

Vice-president: Ana Cristina de David

Secretary-general: Eliane Fatima Manfio

Second-secretary: Antonio Renato Pereira Moro

Treasurer: Carlos Bolli Mota

Scientific Committee: Alberto Carlos Amadio, Aluisio O Vargas Avila, Antonio Carlos S Guimarães, Rene Brenzikofer, Irocy Guedes Knackfuss

Fiscal Council: José Carlos Pio da Fonseca, John Peter Nasser, Walter Celso de Lima

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President: Aluisio O Vargas Avila

Vice-president: Rene Brenzikofer

Secretary-general: Eliane Fatima Manfio

Second-secretary: Tomaz Pugas Leivas

Treasurer: Carlos Bolli Mota

Scientific Committee: Jose Carlos Pio da Fonseca, Irocy Guedes Knackfuss, Hans-Joachim Menzel, Alberto Carlos Amadio, Jake Carvalho do Carmo

Fiscal Council: Arnaldo José Hernandez, John Peter Nasser, Lourenço Gallo Junior

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President: Alberto Carlos Amadio

Vice-president: Jose Carlos Pio da Fonseca

Secretary-general: Ricardo Machado Leite de Barros

Second-secretary: Ibrahim Reda El Hayerk

Treasurer: Arnaldo Jose Hernandez

Scientific Committee: Rene Brenzikofer, Alberto Cliquet Junior, Aluisio O Vargas Avila, Carlos Bolli Mota, Orivaldo Lopes da Silva

Fiscal Council: João D M B Alvarenga Rossi, Tomaz Pugas Leivas, Camilo Anaí Mercio Xavier