Programme

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Conference Themes:

Clinical imaging

Vascular/Intra-vital Imaging

The Anatomy of Cancer

New Frontiers

Biomaterials and Bio-mimetics

Comparative Anatomy

General Anatomy

Education

Civic Engagement/Outreach

Clinical/Gross Anatomy

 

Draft Programme Outline for Anatomists on the Edge 27th – 29th of June 2017

TUESDAY 27th June 2017

TIME ACTIVITY NOTES
9-10 Registration
SESSION 1: The Anatomy of Cancer
10:00-10:15 Welcome
10:15-10.45 Prof. Kimberly Topp Chemotherapy induced neuropathy
10.45-11:00 Short Talk/flash talks
11:00-11:15 Short Talk/flash talks
11.15-11.25 Industry Talk
COFFEE/TEA BREAK
SESSION 2: New Frontiers
12:00-12:30 Dr. Eleanor Coffey Protein Kinase Regulation of Brain Development and Disease
12.30-1:00 Dr. Xiangmin Xu Non-canonical hippocampal circuit organization and function.
1:00-1:20 Flash talks (4)
1:20-1:30 Industry Talk
LUNCH & Poster (Even posters)
SESSION 3: Vascular/Intravital Imaging
2:30-3:00 Prof. Martin Leahy In vivo optical imaging of structure and function
3:00-3:30 Prof Sabine Koelle In vivo imaging in the male and female genital tract
3:30-3:45 Short Talk
3:45-4:00 Short Talk
COFFEE/TEA BREAK
SESSION 4: Poster & Plenary
4:30-6.30 POSTER SESSION
6:30-7:30 Prof. John Aplin Modelling embryo implantation in vitro
7:30 FOOD FEST
9:00 STUDENT EVENT

 

WEDNESDAY 28th June 2017

TIME ACTIVITY NOTES
SESSION 5: Education/Outreach/Civic Engagement
9:00-9:30 Dr. Susan Anderson Outreach, medical education, virtual Microscopy
9:30-10:00 Prof. Michael Hortsch E-Learning Resources for the Anatomical Sciences – What Does It Take to Make Them Work?
10:00-10:15 Short Talk
10:15-10:30 Short Talk
COFFEE/TEA BREAK
SESSION 6: Education/Outreach/Civic Engagement
11:00-11:30 Dr. Ian McGilvray Video Atlas of Surgery
11:30-11:50 Flash talks
11:50-12:00 Industry Talk
12:00-12:10 Industry Talk
LUNCH & Poster (Odd posters)
SESSION 7: Clinical Imaging
1:00-1:30 Dr. Brian Metscher Micro CT – molecular imaging – embryos etc.
1:30-2:00 Prof. Kurt H Albertine Testing long-term neurodevelopment following preterm birth and prolonged respiratory support, using preterm lambs
2:00-2:15 Short Talk/flash talks
2:15-2:30 Short Talk/flash talks
COFFEE/TEA BREAK
SESSION 8: Clinical/Gross Anatomy
2:30-3:00 Prof. Calvin Coffey Mesentery: structure, function, and role in disease.
3:00-3:30 Prof. Kenneth Bo Foreman Using Motion Capture, Virtual Reality, and 3D Fluoroscopy for Clinical Reasoning and Rehabilitation
3:30-3:45 Short Talk/flash talk
3:45-4:00 Industry Talk
Break
Session 9: General
4:30-5:00 Prof. John Milton Lucocq Sensing the morphome and the future of nanoscale morphomics
5:00-5:15 Short Talk/Flash talk
5:15-5:30 Short Talk/ Flash talk
7:30 CONFERENCE DINNER Meyrick Hotel

 

THURSDAY 29th June 2017

TIME ACTIVITY NOTES
SESSION 10: Comparative Anatomy
9:30-10:00 Prof. Margaret McNulty Comparative anatomy as it relates to basic science research
10:00-10:30 Prof. Emiliano Bruner Digital anatomy and computed morphometrics: old questions and new problems
10:30-10:45 Short Talk
10:45-11:00 Short Talk/flash talks
COFFEE/TEA BREAK –INCLUDING FRUIT ETC
SESSION 11: Biomaterials and Biomimetics
11:30-12:00 Prof Laoise McNamara Close to the bone: Engineering research into the biology of Osteoporosis
12:00-12:30 Dr. Rick Sumner Bone implant fixation: novel approaches for improving and imaging
12:30-12:45 Short Talk/flash talks
12:45-1:00 Short Talk/flash talks
1:00– 2:00 LUNCH – AWARDS FOR STUDENT PRIZES CLOSE OF MEETING