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The Imaging Journal Club invites you to join them this Friday, May 24th, at 12:00 in the Civitan First Floor Conference Room for a presentation from Dr. Kurt Zinn, DVM, PhD, of the Department of Radiology. Dr. Zinn will be presenting on "Translational Imaging Opportunities for Cancer in the next 3 Years". Pizza will be served and they hope to see you there.
The University of Alabama School of Medicine is proud to present a symposium on Advanced Image Analysis. The sympsium will be Monday, April 1st and feature keynote addresses from E. Mark Haacke, Phd, Adam M. Alessio, PhD, and Dingang Shen, PhD. For more information see the Symposium announcment here. Registration for the symposium is now open, do not miss your chance to attend. To register, please fill out the form located here.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Ophthalmology announces Dr. Srinivas R Sadda as the 4th speaker in their 2012-2013 Lecture Series in Visual Science. Dr. Sadda is an Associate Professor at the University of Southern California's School of Medicine and his lecture is entitled "Imaging the Choroid: The Next Frontier". Everyone is welcome to attend, for further information click here.
The Department of Biomedical Engineering announces BME 443/543 Medical Image Processing will be offered Spring Semester 2013. This will be the second year the course is being offered. Initial reports following the Spring semester of 2012 were very favorable.
The Department of Vision Science announces a new course - VIS 455/755 Electronics for Biologists. This course is designed to provide a practical guide for biological scientists for electronics and signal processing, with the emphasis being on the appropriate use of electronic instrumentation and signal processing techniques to perform electrophysiological experiments. Theory is covered only to the extent that it is needed to intelligently set up or evaluate biological experiments.
The Departments of Psychology and Neurobiology will partner to offer PY 743 / PY 420 / NBL 743 Methods in Neuroimaging. This course will allow students to explore techniques, such as single and multi cell recordings, deep brain stimulation, electroencephalography, magnetoencephalography, functional magnetic resonance imaging, and diffusion tensor imaging
UAB Radiology Grand Rounds announced. This is the 4th Annual Barfield-Carter Lecture and the topic will be Minimally Invasive Approach to Uterine Fibroids by Dr. Anne C. Roberts, MD.