Biophotonics School

A 'hands-on' course for graduate students, junior scientists and those entering the field

September 24th through 27th, 2010

The format of the biophotonics school will be Tutorials and Applications talks.  Time will be allocated for problems and computer labs. At the end of the school, trainees will be at an intermediate level in Biophotonics.

Partial travel funding for students and post-doct s is available. Apply by sending a cover letter to explain why you need funding, with a CV by email to

Speakers include

Jerome Mertz (Boston University) on Tutorials on Microscopy & imaging
Scott Prahl (Oregon Health and Science University) on Tutorials on tissue optics
Brian Wilson (Ontario Cancer Institute) on Photodynamic therapy
Yves Berube Lauziere (University of Sherbrooke) on Diffuse Tomography
Daniel Cote (Laval University) on live animal imaging
Guy Lamouche (NRC) Basics of Optical Coherence Tomography
Kostadinka Bizheva (University of Waterloo) Application of Optical Coherence Tomography
Marie-Eve Paquet, Genetic Tools for imaging
Simon Rainville, Micromanipulations and E. Coli

Andrew Lague,
Sep 17, 2010, 1:14 PM