EIBIR Summer School 2015

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Image acquisition, image analysis and translation to clinical practice

Date: 24th – 28th August 2015
Location: Dubrovnik, Croatia
Venue: Center for Advanced Academic Studies (CAAS)

Applications are now open!

The EIBIR Summer School on Neurology Imaging is a multidisciplinary summer school, uniting 50 young researchers coming from a variety of backgrounds. The high scientific level and the relaxed atmosphere invite a close and productive interaction between everybody present, both participants and staff.

Topics

  • Imaging modalities (MR, PET, CT)
  • Quantitative image analysis
  • (Open-source) tools for image analysis
  • Neuro- and population imaging and image analysis in clinical practice
  • Validation and open-source databases
  • Atlases
  • Applications in the clinic
  • Small animals and clinical trials

The preliminary programme can be downloaded here.

Target group
The School is mainly addressed to second- and third-year students pursuing their graduate studies in this field within PhD programs of biomedical engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, physics, medical physics and medicine. We assume that participants have a basic understanding of biomedical imaging, including image acquisition, analysis and interpretation.

How to apply
Send your curriculum vitae (including contact details of one referee and those of your current main supervisor) and motivation letter as soon as possible to office@eibir.org.

Application Deadline: 15 May 2015

Decisions on the granted applications will be made available to the selected candidates after the end of the application deadline. Payment of the registration fees will have to be made effective before 31st May 2015.

What are the costs involved?
Participation fees for the school are € 850 for accommodation in twin rooms and € 920 for accommodation in a single room. The participation fee includes attendance of the course programme, full board accommodation and all social activities.

Terms of cancellation
The minimum number of participants for the course to take place is 40. EIBIR reserves the right to cancel the course until 20th May 2015 if less than 40 students have registered. Participation fees will be fully refunded in case of cancellation by EIBIR. Participants can cancel free of charge until 20th May 2015. After that no refund will be made for cancellations.

For all inquiries please contact the EIBIR office.