October 1-2, 2009
Division of Intramural Research (DIR), NICHD; National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke; National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering; Office of Dietary Supplements, National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Natcher Auditorium, NIH Campus
This workshop will discuss the latest developments in biophotonics at tissue, cell, and molecular levels with the specific goals of reviewing: multi-modality imaging; development of molecular contrast agents; women’s health issues; multi-disciplinary networks of scientists (NIH Roadmap); European, American, and Asian networks; and science-industry partnerships. The workshop will bring together experts in the diagnosis and treatment of several important health issues we face today. The format will include lectures by top people in the biophotonic field, as well as panels of experts addressing the needs for fast cures for and overcoming barriers to translational medicine.
Registration is required and free of charge for NIH employees. http://spie.org/x33452.xml
Dr. Amir Gandjbakhche, Laboratory of Integrative and Medical Biophysics, DIR, NICHD
Tel: (301) 435-9235