Appendix E â€“ FY 2006 OSEL-Sponsored Seminars
January 1, 2006– December 31, 2006
Dr. Harrison H. Barrett, Optical Sciences Center and the Department of Radiology, University of Arizona. New approaches to adaptive optics, wavefront sensing and 3D microscopy. FDA/CDRH, Maryland, January 8, 2006.
Dr. Guy Besson, ForeVision Technologies Corporation, Lafayette, Colorado. SBIR medical imaging research at ForeVision. FDA/CDRH, Rockville, MD, September 12, 2006.
Dr. Heang-Ping Chan, Dr. Berkman Sahiner, University of Michigan, Department of Radiology and Dr. Charles Metz, University of Chicago. Joint working meetings on breast imaging and CAD. FDA/CDRH, Rockville, MD, January 4-6, 2006.
Dr. Eric Clarkson, Optical Sciences Center and Department of Radiology, University of Arizona. Some recent work on the Hotelling observer and an introduction to the estimation ROC curve (EROC), CDRH, Rockville, MD, July 11, 2006.
Stan Farnsworth, Nanotechnologies, Inc. Synthesis, characterization, and antimicrobial applications for nano-particulate silver. CDRH Science Seminar, Rockville, MD, June 7, 2006.
Melanie Freed, M.S., University of Arizona. Designing, building, and testing an adaptive SPECT small-animal imager. CDRH, Maryland, May 18, 2006.
Dr. Andreas Hielscher, Columbia University. Optical tomography: potential and limits of an emerging imaging modality. April 6, 2006.
Dr. Wolfgang Kainz, FDA/CDRH/OSEL Dr. Niels Kuster, IT’IS - Foundation for Research on Information Technologies in Society. Numerical models and tools - the virtual family. Zurich, Switzerland, July 6, 2006.
Dr. AD Lucas, Dr. D Wray-Cahen, Dr. RP Brown, Dr. SK Lappalainen. Mild hyperthermic incubation can potentiate the cytotoxicity of exogenous compounds and medical device extracts.
CDRH, FDA Silver Spring, MD.
Dr. George Mills, Director, Medical Imaging and Radiopharmaceutical Drug Products. Use of imaging in drugs/biologics approval studies, FDA/CDER, Maryland, January 26, 2006.
Dr. Gene Pennello. Diagnostic imaging procedures: defining and analyzing test results to account for unknown disease loci. CDRH/OSB, October 11, 2006.
Dr. Lorenzo Pesce, University of Chicago. PROPROC: the proper binormal ROC model and its applications. June 6, 2006.
Dr. Etta D. Pisano. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The digital mammographic imaging screening trial (DMIST), Maryland, January 17, 2006.
S. Kim, R. Dalal, DG Ranamukhaarachchi. Toxicological impacts of quantum dots (QD) on human mesenchymal cells. Office of Science and Engineering Laboratories, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, FDA. Silver Spring, MD, August 16, 2006.
Dr. Stephen Rudin, University at Buffalo (SUNY). High-resolution ROI and ROI-CT x-ray detectors and image-guided neurovascular interventional devices for blood flow modification in the endovascular treatment of cerebral aneurysms. Rockville, MD, February 24, 2006.
Dr. N Sergeev, Dr. A Rasooly, P Fortina. Evaluation of biocompatibility of nanomaterials used in medical devices, Staff College and OSEL Presentations on “Nanotechnology - Research and Regulatory Issues” Center for Devices and Radiological Health, FDA, Rockville, MD, October 6, 2006.
Dr. James Staudenmeier, Clinical Practice of Electroconvulsive Therapy, December 2006.
Dr. Hemant D. Tagare, Yale University. A geometric theory of non-rigid registration and correspondence. CDRH, November 15, 2006.
Dr. Daniel Weinreich, University of Maryland. A calcium regulation in individual peripheral sensory nerve terminals of the cornea. August 30, 2006.
Dr. Paul Williams, National Institute of Standards and Technology (Boulder). Measurement support for optical coherence tomography at NIST Boulder, October 13, 2006.