2019 Scientific Programme

2019 Oxford Biomedical Imaging Festival
Sultan Nazrin Shah Centre, Worcester College, 4th October 2019
Organisers: Peter Jezzard, Ian Dobbie, Niki Sibson and Damian Tyler


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

09:20-09:25: Welcome and Introduction

09.25-11.00:  Platform Session 1: The NIHR BRC Imaging Theme (Chair: Stefan Neubauer)

      • 09.25-09.40: Yangdi Xu (IBME) and Lior Drukker (NDWRH) – Learning to Understand 3rd Trimester Ultrasound Imaging
      • 09.45-10.00: Sharib Ali (IBME) and Adam Bailey (NDM) – Computer Vision Methods for Understanding Endoscopic Data and Staging Barrett’s Oesophagus
      • 10.05-10.20: Liz Tunnicliffe (RDM) – Assessing Cardiac Disease with Diffusion MRI
      • 10.25-10.40: Justin Lau (DPAG) and Oliver Rider (RDM) – Geting to the Heart of Cardiac Disease: A Multidisciplinary Team Effort to Image Metabolism in the Heart
      • 10.45-10.55: Fergus Gleeson (OUH Radiology) – Overview of the National Consortium of Intelligent Medical Imaging (NCIMI) Initiative

11.00-12.00:  Poster Session 1 + Tea/Coffee:  Odd numbered posters presented, and opportunity to network

12.00-12.55: Annual Guest Lecture: Sarah Bohndiek, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge: Title: Shedding Light on Cancer Using Opto-acoustic Imaging (introduced by Kerstin Timm)

12.55-13.00: Sponsor update: Karen McGeachy (Laser 2000): Novel upgrades and bolt-ons for fluorescence and super-resolution

13.00-13.45: Buffet Lunch

13.45-14.45:  Poster Session 2 + Tea/Coffee:  Even numbered posters presented, and opportunity to network

14:45-16:00: Platform Session 2: Extracting Information from Images (Chair: Ana Namburete)

      • 14.45-15.00: Philipp Kukura (Chemistry) – Weighing Molecules with Light
      • 15.05-15.20: Adam Packer (DPAG) – All-Optical Interrogation of Neural Circuits
      • 15.25-15.40: Jason Lerch (WIN, NDCN) – Mouse Phenotyping with Imaging
      • 15.45-16.00: Heba Sailem (IBME) – Quantification of Vascular Networks Based on a High Throughput Imaging Screen

16:05: Close