2015 Scientific Programme

2015 Oxford Biomedical Imaging Festival
Garden Quad, St John’s College, 20th October 2015
Organisers: Peter Jezzard, Ian Dobbie, Matthew Robson, Niki Sibson and Damian Tyler

08:50-09:20: Registration and poster set up 

09:20-09:30: Welcome and Introduction

09.30-10.45:  Platform Session 1: Births: Imaging of Embryos and Development (Chair: Veronica Buckle)

  • 09.30-09.45: Shankar Srinivas (DPAG) – Imaging embryogenesis with light microscopy
  • 09.50-10.05: Juergen Schneider (RDM) – Pre-clinical embryo imaging in mice
  • 10.10-10.25: Paul Riley (DPAG) – Imaging cardiovascular development in zebrafish and mouse embryos
  • 10.30-10:45:  Rebeccah Slater (Paediatrics) – Functional imaging of pain in babies

10.45-11.45:  Poster Session 1 + Tea/Coffee:  Odd numbered posters presented, and opportunity to network

11.45-12.45: Annual Guest Lecture: Joerg Bewersdorf, Yale University, USA: “Developments in super-resolution microscopy” (introduced by Christian Eggeling)

12.45-13.45: Buffet Lunch

13:45-15:00: Platform Session 2: Marriages: Combining Techniques and Modalities  (Chair: Bart Cornelissen)

  • 13.45-14.00: Ricarda Menke (FMRIB) – Linking the MRI signal with underlying histology
  • 14.05-14.20: Jason Davis (Chemistry) – Cross-modal imaging agents
  • 14.25-14.40: Jens Rittscher (Oncology) – Combining endoscopy and pathology
  • 14.45-15.00: Errin Johnson (Dunn School of Pathology) – Linking correlative super-resolution methods with electron microscopy

15.00-16.00:  Poster Session 2 + Tea/Coffee:  Even numbered posters presented, and opportunity to network

16.00-17.00: Platform Session 3: Deaths: Waking the Dead with Imaging (Chair: Damian Tyler)

  • 16.00-16.15: Rainer Kaufmann (STRUBI) – Bringing cryo-imobilized samples to life with super-resolution cryo-microscopy
  • 16.20-16.35: Ian Roberts (Churchill Radiology) – Post-mortem imaging: new life for the autopsy
  • 16.40-16.55: Samantha Giles (Earth Sciences) – X-ray imaging meets palaeontology

17:00: Close