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07-22-2008, 10:24 PM
Announcement and first call

Imaging and Measurements in Biomechanics and Medical Engineering

2-3 October 2008, Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions
Universite Pierre et Marie Curie
175 rue Chevaleret

Hosted by ARUP and Meditech

Symposium Chairs: Marc Thiriet and Patrick Louis Combettes

This Meditech meeting will focus on the developments taking place in medical imaging and scanning
and theie use across a wide area of medical technology ranging from data acquisition to treatment
efficacy. Interest will be in the use of techniques which can assist in image, data and measurement
capture, data retrieval and image processing and analysis.

Invited presentions will be given by:

Laurent Cohen, Patrick Combettes, Stephen Richmond, Luc Soler, Gabor Szekely and Marc Thiriet.

Suggested Topics

Contributed papers and posters are welcome in the following areas.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging, X-Ray/Computed Tomography, PET and Ultrasound Systems.

Imaging Physics, Image Acquistion, Image Processing and Interpretation of Data.

Medical Imaging for Clinical Evaluation and Virtual Robotic Surgery.

The programme will consist of invited speakers who will present new developments in medical
imaging. Contributed presentations, posters or displays within this area of interest are most
welcome (oral presentations are 20 minutes).

The cost of the meeting will be Euro160 (sterling 130) and includes coffee breaks, lunches and the
seminar dinner.

Numbers are restricted to 80 attendees and will be allocated on a first come first served basis. If
you wish to contribute a paper, poster or display please contact Rumana at faruquer@cf.ac.uk or
register directly at www.meditech.cf.ac.uk.

Please note that display space for companies, software houses and publishers etc, is free of charge
however the meeting fee applies for each person attending.

Prof. John Middleton
Director of Biomaterials/Biomechanics Research Centre
Wales College of Medicine
Cardiff Medicentre
Heath Park
Cardiff CF14 4UJ Wales, UK

Tel/Fax. +44 (0)29 20682161
Email: middletonj2@cardiff.ac.uk

Dr Sam Evans
School of Engineering
Cardiff University
The Parade
Cardiff CF24 3AA
Tel +44 29 20876876
Fax +44 29 20874939