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BIOS, the largest biophotonics, biomedical optics, and imaging conference

Call for Papers for SPIE BiOS 2018

Call for Papers for SPIE BiOS 2018. Topics include biomedical optics, diagnostics and therapeutics, biophotonics, new imaging modalities, optical coherence tomography, neurophotonics, optogenetics, tissue optics, and nano/biophotonics.

BIOS 2018 online program

BIOS 2018 call for papers (PDF)

Abstracts Due
17 July 2017

Author Notification
25 September 2017

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Topics include

Photonic Therapeutics and Diagnostics
Neurophotonics, Neurosurgery, and Optogenetics
Clinical Technologies and Systems
Tissue Optics, Laser-Tissue Interaction, and Tissue Engineering
Biomedical Spectroscopy, Microscopy, and Imaging
Nano/Biophotonics
BRAIN
Translational Research
3D Printing

BiOS 2018 Symposium Chairs

James G. Fujimoto,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)

James G. Fujimoto,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)

R. Rox Anderson, M.D.
Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School (United States)

R. Rox Anderson, M.D.
Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School (United States)

BiOS 2018 Program Track Chairs

Photonic Therapeutics and Diagnostics
Brian Jet-Fei Wong, Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Clinic, Univ. of California, Irvine (United States)

Neurophotonics, Neurosurgery, and Optogenetics
Rafael Yuste, Columbia Univ. (United States)
David Boas, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School (United States)

Clinical Technologies and Systems
Tuan Vo Dinh, Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics, Duke Univ. (United States)
Anita Mahadevan-Jansen, Vanderbilt Univ. (United States)

Tissue Optics, Laser-Tissue Interaction, and Tissue Engineering
Steven L. Jacques, Oregon Health & Science Univ. (United States

Biomedical Spectroscopy, Microscopy, and Imaging
Ammasi Periasamy, Univ. of Virginia (United States)
Daniel L. Farkas, Univ. of Southern California (United States) and SMI (United States)

Nano/Biophotonics
Paras Prasad, SUNY/Buffalo (United States)
Dan V. Nicolau, McGill Univ. (Canada)

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