Resources: Committees

Optical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery (OMP)



Optical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery (OMP)

14 - 18 April 2013
Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort and Spa, Waikoloa Beach, Hawaii, USA

Resources: Committees

The Technical Program Committee Members are integral to the success of the meeting. As a volunteer you dedicate countless hours contacting colleagues to encourage submissions and reviewing papers. On behalf of OSA, its Board, and its entire staff, we extend enormous gratitude to the members of the Optical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery (OMP) Technical Program Committee.


Call for Papers Opens
Abstract and Summary Submissions Due 19 December 2012, 12:00 EST (Convert Time)
Peer Review
Program Committee Decisions
Authors Notified of Committee Decisions 4 February 2013
Online Program Planner Available
Eligible Students: Apply for a Student Travel Grant
Postdeadline Abstract and Summary Submissions Due Invalid date time. (Convert Time)
Postdeadline Paper Notifications Sent
Hotel Reservation By 22 March 2013
Register for the Meeting By 18 March 2013
Postdeadline Authors Notified of Committee Decisions 3 April 2013
Prepare to Present at the Meeting
Present at the Meeting 14 April - 18 April 2013

How to be Effective

  • Volunteer to preside
  • Assist during invitation process
  • Score all papers (excluding conflicts)
  • Volunteer to blog
  • Promote meeting
  • Encourage your peers to complete a submission for the meeting.
  • Mark your calendar and save dedicated time for the paper review process.  
  • To promote the meeting, solicit and encourage contributed papers
  • Suggest candidates for invited speakers
  • Support and adhere to meeting deadlines
  • Review and score submissions to help determine which submissions should be accepted for presentation
  • Support chairs’ effort to solicit funds from granting agencies and corporations.
  • Attend the meeting and participate in on-site wrap-up meetings

References

All documents listed below are located in the Resource Center on Sharepoint.

  • Chairs’ Manual
  • Fundraising Grant Information
  • Exhibit and Sponsorship Information
  • Peer Review Instructions
  • Scheduling Instructions
 
 
Program Chairs
Paul French, Imperial College London, UK
Peter So, MIT, USA
 
Program Committee
Darryl Bornhop, Vanderbilt Univ., USA
Paul Campagnola, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Irene Georgakoudi, Tufts Univ., USA
Javier Jo, Texas A&M University, USA
Vasilis Ntziachristos, Helmholtz Zentrum M√ľnchen GmbH, Germany
Amy Oldenburg, Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Dietrich Schweitzer, Friedrich-Schiller-Univ. Jena, Germany
Lihong Wang, Washington Univ. in St Louis, USA