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Monday July 11 - Molecular Imaging

Thayer School of Engineering, Spanos Auditorium

9:00 am

Welcome

Brian W. Pogue, Ph.D., Dean of Graduate Studies, Professor of Engineering, Thayer School

Joseph J. Helble, Ph.D., Dean of Thayer School of Engineering

9:10 am

Translational Molecular Imaging for Oncology

Martin G. Pomper, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Watch Quicktime video (179 MB)

9:45 am

MRS Early Detection of Lymphoma

Jerry D. Glickson, Ph.D., Professor and Director of Molecular Imaging, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Watch Quicktime video (171 MB)

10:20 am

Measuring in vivo Physiology Using Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR)

Harold M. Swartz, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, Dartmouth Medical School

Watch Quicktime video (211 MB)

10:55 am BREAK
11:20 am

Multi-modality Imaging of Small Animal Models: Co-registration of Optical Molecular Imaging with CT

Bradley W. Rice, Ph.D., Senior VP Systems R&D, Caliper LifeSciences Inc.

Watch Quicktime video (186 MB)

11:55 am

Fluorescence and Optoacoustic Imaging of Gene Expression in Deep Tissue

Nikolaos Deliolanis, Ph.D., Institute for Biological and Medical Imaging, Helmholtz Zentrum Munich, Germany

Watch Quicktime video (164 MB)

12:30 pm LUNCH
1:25 pm

Antibodies and Antimatter: Engineering Antibodies for Targeted Imaging and Delivery in vivo

Anna Wu, Ph.D., Professor, Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, UCLA

Watch Quicktime video (248 MB)

1:50 pm

Translating Targeted Fluorescent Contrast Agents for Image Guided Cancer Surgery

D. Michael Olive, Ph.D., VP Translational Research, LI-COR Biosciences

Watch Quicktime video (218 MB)

2:25 pm

Receptor Binding Measurement in vivo with Magnetic Particle Spectroscopy

John B. Weaver, Ph.D. Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, Dartmouth Medical School

Watch Quicktime video (167 MB)

3:00 pm BREAK
3:20 pm

In vivo Fluorescence Kinetic Imaging of Biodistribution

James R. Mansfield, Ph.D., Director of Multispectral Imaging Systems, CRi Inc.

Watch Quicktime video (246 MB)

3:55 pm

Predicting Drug and Imaging Agent Distribution

Greg Thurber, Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School

Watch Quicktime video (137 MB)

4:10 pm

Quantification of in vivo Binding via Fluorescence Reference Imaging

Kimberley Samkoe, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Dartmouth Medical School

Watch Quicktime video (119 MB)

4:25 pm

MR Electrical Property Tomography of Cancer

Andrea Borsic, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Engineering, Thayer School

Watch Quicktime video (167 MB)

6:00 pm Cocktails/Poster Session (Glycofi Atrium, Thayer School)
Moderator: Scott C. Davis, Ph.D.
7:00 pm Buffet Dinner

Tuesday July 12 - Targeted Therapy

Norris Cotton Cancer Center, DHMC, Auditorium E

9:00 am

Welcome

Wiley "Chip" Souba, M.D., Sc.D., M.B.A., Dean of Dartmouth Medical School

9:10 am

Photodynamic Therapy: A Bridge Between Science, Technology and Medicine

Tayyaba Hasan, Ph.D., Professor of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences & Technology

video Video

9:45 am

Photonics Solutions for Prostate Cancer Treatment

Gang Zheng, Ph.D., Tanenbam/Brazilian Ball Chair in Prostate Cancer Research, Senior Scientist, Ontario Cancer Institute

video Video

10:20 am BREAK
10:35 am

Optically Targeted Therapy of Skin Cancer

Edward V. Maytin, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Biomedical Engineering, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic

video Video

11:10 am

Fluorescence-guidance in Intracranial Tumor Resection

David W. Roberts, M.D., Section Chief of Neurosurgery, Dartmouth Medical School

video Video

12:00 pm

LUNCH SEMINAR: Optical Diagnosis and Treatment Monitoring in Pancreatic Cancer

Stephen P. Pereira, M.D., Hepatology and Gastroenterology, University College London

video Video

1:00 pm

Image Guided Small Animal Focal Radiation Research

John Wong, Ph.D., Professor and Director of Medical Physics, Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

video Video

1:35 pm

Combination of Photodynamic Therapy & Cancer Molecular Targeted Agents

Bin Chen, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Science, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia

video Video

2:10 pm

Visualization Technologies for Molecular Imaging

Brian McIlroy, Ph.D., GE Global Research

video Video

6:00 pm Cocktails/Dinner Reception, Hanover Inn (Invited participants)

Wednesday July 13 - Nanotechnology in Cancer

Thayer School of Engineering, Spanos Auditorium

9:00 am

Welcome

Mark A. Israel, M.D., Director of the Norris Cotton Cancer Center

9:10 am

Clinical Challenges for Nanotechnology Applications in Oncology

Steven T. Rosen, M.D., Director of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University

Watch Quicktime video (267 MB)

9:45 am

Circumventing Barriers to Nanoparticle Delivery in vivo

Susan E. Clare, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine

Watch Quicktime video (203 MB)

10:20 am

Imaging and Destroying Cancer Cells in More than One Way Using Confinement Effects on the Nanoscale

Mostafa A. El-Sayed, Ph.D., Julius Brown Chair and Regents Professor; Director, Laser Dynamics Laboratory, Georgia Institute of Technology

Watch Quicktime video (248 MB)

10:55 am BREAK
11:30 am

Nanomaterials and Tumor Inflammatory Leukocytes

Jose Conejo-Garcia, M.D., Ph.D., The Wistar Institute

Watch Quicktime video (184 MB)

12:05 pm

Trojan Horses: Phagocytes Bring Nanoparticles to Cancers for Detection and Treatment

Steven N. Fiering, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Dartmouth Medical School

Watch Quicktime video (181 MB)

12:40 pm LUNCH
1:30 pm

Engineering Therapies to Overcome Drug Resistance in Tumors

Neil St. John Forbes, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Watch Quicktime video (196 MB)

2:05 pm

Targeting Nanoparticles to Ovarian and Breast Cancer

Tillman U. Gerngross, Ph.D., Professor of Engineering, Thayer School

Watch Quicktime video (160 MB)

2:40 pm

Delivery and Efficacy of Magnetic Nanoparticle Cancer Treatment

P. Jack Hoopes, D.V.M., Ph.D., Professor of Surgery, Dartmouth Medical School

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3:15 pm BREAK
3:40 pm

Nanotechnology for Cell Based Therapy

Barjor Gimi, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, Dartmouth Medical School

Watch Quicktime video (243 MB)

4:15 pm

Tumor Oxygenation of Irradiated Solid Tumors Using Optical Spectroscopy

Karthik Vishwanath, Ph.D., Research Scientist, Duke University

Watch Quicktime video (72 MB)

4:30 pm

Linear Accelerator Mediated Cerenkov Radiation Spectroscopy

Adam Glaser, Ph.D. Candidate, Dartmouth College

Watch Quicktime video (93 MB)

4:45 pm Cocktail/Hors d'oeuvre Reception (Great Hall, Thayer School)