Optical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery (OMP)

12 - 15 April 2015
Pinnacle Vancouver Harbourfront Hotel , Vancouver, Canada

Invited Speakers

Eric Betzig, Janelia Research Campus, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, USA, Imaging Life at High Spatiotemporal Resolution  PLENARY
Nobel Prize Winner in Chemistry 2014

Tayyaba Hasan, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA, Photodynamic Therapy (PDT): A Photochemical Slice of Clinical Biophotonics   PLENARY

W.E. Moerner, Stanford Univ., USA, Pupil Plane Modulation to Extract Information from Single-Molecule Emitters for Super-Resolution Microscopy   PLENARY
Nobel Prize Winner in Chemistry 2014

Martin Booth, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, Adaptive Optics for Microscopy and Nanoscopy in Thick Tissue Specimens , Invited

Pilar Garcia-Allende, Technische Universität München, Germany, Near-Infrared Fluorescence Molecular Guidance in Oncologic Surgery and Surveillance Endoscopy , Invited

Elizabeth Hillman, Columbia University, United States, Swept Confocally-Aligned Planar Excitation' (SCAPE) Microscopy for High Speed Volumetric Imaging in Behaving Animals' , Invited

Raz Jelinek, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, Carbon Dots for Biological Imaging , Invited

Dmitri Lapotko, Rice University, United States, Nanolook at Cancer: Can We Explode It? , Invited

Yang Liu, University of Pittsburgh, United States, Imaging Nuclear Architecture at the Nanoscale for Cancer Detection and Prognosis, Invited

Mary-Ann Mycek, University of Michigan, United States, Clinical Translation of Optical Molecular Imaging to Tissue Engineering: Opportunities & Challenges , Invited

Gijs van Soest, Thoraxcenter Erasmus MC, Netherlands, Optics for Arteries – Imaging of Atherosclerosis and Coronary Interventions" , Invited

Sergei Vinogradov, University of Pennsylvania, United States, Phosphorescence Lifetime Microscopy of Oxygen, Invited

Jennifer West, Duke University, United States, Optically-controlled Drug Delivery , Invited

Brian Wilson, University Health Network, Canada, Multifunctional Optical Nanoparticles for Cancer Theranostics, Invited

Roger Zemp, University of Alberta, Canada, In Vivo Multispectral Photoacoustic Imaging of Gene Expression using Engineered Reporters , Invited