Microscopy, Histopathology and Analytics

03 - 06 April 2018
The Diplomat Beach Resort, Hollywood, Florida United States

Topic Categories

  1. New optical microscopy for histopathology and biomedical applications
    • Computational microscopy, including Fourier ptychography
    • Compressive and information-efficient sensing
    • Lens-free microscopy
    • Phase and birefringence microscopy
    • Nonlinear microscopy
    • Raman microscopy
    • UV microscopy
    • Multispectral microscopy
    • Global-health-related technologies (e.g., cell-phone-enabled low-resource-compatible pathology and diagnostics)
  2.  Decision algorithms for optical microscopy in the clinic
    • Diagnostic algorithms
    • Prognostic algorithms
    • Algorithms that combine optical microscopy with clinical and/or genetic data in patients
    • Machine learning, including neural networks and other configurations for diagnostic, prognostic, and high-dimensional data analysis
  3. Enabling reagents and labeling technologies
    • Optical barcoding
    • Ultrabright, ultra-sharp optical labels
    • Rapid fresh-tissue labeling methods
  4.  Clinical analytics
    • Fluorescence correlation spectroscopy (FCS)
    • Optics in lab-on-a-chip, organ-on-a-chip, and microfluidic devices
    • Plate-reader technologies
  5.  Challenges in translation
    • Design of validation studies
    • Understanding real world obstacles