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APPENDIX B – FY 2001 OST Presentations

October 1, 2000 – September 30, 2001

Al-quhtani JM, McLean IW, Weiblinger RP, Ediger MN. Preliminary in-vitro study of the histological effects of low fluence 193-nm excimer laser irradiation of corneal tissue. FDA Science Forum, Washington, DC, February 15-16, 2001.

Anderson LE, Morris JE, Sasser LB, Creim JA, Desta AB, Cress LW, Owen RD. An evaluation of ornithine decarboxylase activity in brain regions of fetal rats exposed to radiofrequency fields. Annual Meeting of the Bioelectromagnetics Society, St. Paul, Minnesota, June 2001.

Badano A. Workshop on evaluating the multivariate display image quality: interplay of display artifacts. Medical Image Perception Conference IX, Warrenton, VA, September 2001.

Badano A, Kim J, Kanicki, J. Optimal color for supra-threshold and threshold contrast perception. Medical Image Perception Conference IX, Warrenton, VA, September 2001.

Bassen HI. Interference of magnetic field emitting systems with active implanted medical devices (AIMD). Workshop on the Health Impact of Electromagnetic Fields of the Fifth Framework Programe of the EC Federal Office for Radiation Protection, Munich, Germany, March 19, 2001.

Bassen HI, Witters DM. Electromagnetic interference with medical devices. TATRC, Ft. Detrick, Frederick, MD, February 22, 2001.

Beer JZ, Bushar HF, Busick DN, Chwirut DJ, Cyr WH, Ediger MN, Lao NT, Matchette LS, Miller SA, Lopez H, Weininger S, Zmudzka BZ, Toombs E, Jorgensen H, Korossy KS, Hearing VJ, Kobayashi N, Tadokoro T, van der Leun JC, Lenderink E. Studies on parameters of UV response in human skin: a progress report. FDA Science Forum, Washington, DC, February 15-16, 2001.

Beer JZ, Miller SA, Lao NT, Zmudzka BZ. Production and persistence of UV-induced tan. Biologic Effects of Light Symposia - 2001, Boston, MA, June 15-17, 2001.

Beer JZ. Predicting sensitivity to UV radiation - needs and approaches. 28th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Photobiology, Chicago, IL, July 7-12, 2001.

Beiden SV, Wagner RF, Campbell G, Metz CE, ChanH-P, Nishikawa RM, Schnall MD, Jiang Y. Analysis of components of variance in multiple-reader studies of computer-aided diagnosis with different tasks. SPIE Conference "Medical Imaging 2001," San Diego, CA, February 17-23, 2001.

Byrnes GA, Miller SA, Mazur DO, Grossman LW. Laser characteristics through fundus contact treatment lenses: risk potential for anterior segment complications. FDA Science Forum, Washington, DC, February 15-16, 2001.

Cerra F. Status of a draft standard for personnel security screening systems. 34th Midyear Topical Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Madison, WI, February 2001.

Chen ET, Nichols J, Duh S-H, Hortin G, Gonzalez-Licea A. A study of the factors that affect the performance of the blood glucose monitoring devices. AACC Annual National Meeting, Chicago, IL, July 28-August 2, 2001.

Chenault VM, Pugliese CE, Garner FM. The extraordinary pathology seen in Psammomys obesus (Sand rat): what's your diagnosis? National Capital Area/ American Association for Laboratory Animal Sciences. Computer Presentation/Poster Session. October 2000.

Chenault VM (invited speaker), Carter ER, King JF, Ansari RR. Non-invasive detection of ocular changes and cataracts in Psammomys obesus (Sand rat). Third Asian Cataract Research Conference, Hong Kong, China , November 2000.

Chenault VM, Ediger MN, King JF, Ansari RR. Dynamic light scattering from space to earth: looking at diabetes through the eye. Inaugural Event USUHS Interdepartmental Center for Space Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, November 2000.

Chenault VM. Technology transfer from space to earth: helping diabetes. Innovations in Government (website).

Chenault VM, Ediger MN, Ansari RN (NASA). Unusual animal models: Psammomys obesus. 10th International Laser Physics Workshop, Moscow, Russia, July 2-7, 2001.

Chenault VM. Overview of FDA and sand rat diabetes research. Class for Bridges Student Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg, VA, April 20, 2001.

Chenault VM. Overview of FDA and CDRH's role in regulatory decision: public health is everybody's business. University of Houston graduate colloquium, Houston, TX, August 20, 2001.

Chenault VM. Use of the sand rat for the study of the ocular complications of diabetes. Woods Hole Marine Biology Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA, August 24, 2001.

Cyr WH. Update on regulatory activities on sunlamps and sunbeds. Federal Council on Skin Cancer Prevention, Washington, DC, June 9, 2001.

Cyr WH. Recommended exposure schedules for sunlamps and tanning beds: past, present and future. Book of Abstracts for the American Society for Photobiology, Chicago, IL, July 8, 2001.

Das SS, Schroeder LW. Basis for constructing an accelerated methodology for determining the shelf life of latex medical gloves. FDA Science Forum, Washington, DC, February 15-16, 2001.

Elespuru RK. Development of an in vitro mutagenicity assay. International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France, July 11, 2001.

Faaland RW, Grossman LW. Design and evaluation of a null lens for testing the optical performance of silicone intraocular lenses. FDA Science Forum, Washington, DC, February 15–16, 2001.

Faaland RW, Grossman LW. Design and evaluation of a null lens for testing the optical performance of silicone intraocular lenses. Annual Meeting of the Commissioned Officers Association of the USPHS, Washington, DC, May 29–31, 2001.

Gagne RM, Quinn PW, Myers KJ, Doyle R. (Poster) Optically coupled digital radiography: sources of inefficiency. FDA Science Forum, Washington, DC, February 2001.

Godar DE. UV doses of American children and adolescents. 29th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Photobiology, Chicago, July 7-12, 2001.

Hilbert SL, Boerboom LE, Livesey SA, Ferrans VJ. A morphologic study of explanted decellularized carotid artery vascular grafts. Proceedings of the Workshop on Engineering Tissues, Hilton Head Island, SC, p 12, February 21-25, 2001.

Hitchins VM (speaker), Mtungwa AR, Brown SA, Merritt K. Induction of TNF-alpha, IL-1 beta, IL-6, and nitric oxide (NO) by titanium alloy particles (TiAlV) and LPS in RAW 264.7 murine macrophage cells. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials, St. Paul, MN, April 24-29, 2001.

Hitchins VM (speaker), Mtungwa AR, Merritt K, Whitby JL. Detection of lipopolysaccharide and lipoteichoic acid by measuring nitric oxide production in RAW 264.7 murine macrophage cells. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials, St. Paul, MN, April 24-29, 2001.

Hitchins VM, Mtungwa AR, Merritt K. Induction of TNF-alpha, IL-1beta, IL-6, and nitric oxide by lipopolysaccharide in combination with titanium alloy particles in RAW 264.7 murine macrophage cells. Gordon Research Conference on Biomaterials: Biocompatibility and Tissue Engineering, Holderness, NH, July 22-26, 2001.

Hutter JC, Long MC, Richardson DC, Luu HMD, Schroeder LW. A Monte Carlo simulation of the degradation of cellulose acetate hemodialysis membranes. American Chemical Society, 220th Annual Meeting, Chicago IL, August 26-30, 2001.

Hutter JC, Long MC, Schroeder LW. Modeling the degradation of common hemodialysis membrane materials. ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, August 26-30, 2001.

Ilev IK, Waynant RW, Bonaguidi MA. Evanescent wave delivery to a precise tissue area using fiber-optic tips. Photonics West–BiOS 2001 International Conference, San Jose, CA, January 20-26, 2001.

Ilev IK, Waynant RW. A high-resolution fiber-optic confocal microscope. Photonics West–BiOS 2001 International Conference, San Jose, CA, January 20-26, 2001.

Ilev IK, Waynant RW, Ediger MN. All-optical-waveguide ultraviolet (266 nm) laser delivery using a simple grazing-incidence-based hollow taper. International Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO-2001), Baltimore, MD, May 7-12, 2001.

Ilev IK, Waynant RW, Reiter M. A target-activated all optical fiber technique for on-off laser delivery into a precise tissue area. International Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO-2001), Baltimore, MD, May 7-12, 2001.

Ilev IK, Waynant RW. Optical sensing and imaging in biomedicine. Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, June 7, 2001.

Ilev IK, Waynant RW. On-the-spot laser therapy using a smart, tissue-activated fiber probe. SPIE Conference on Nanostructure Science, Metrology and Technology, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, September 5-7, 2001.

Ilev IK, Waynant RW, Luedtke R. Fundamental optical techniques for non-invasive glucose monitoring. CDRH Meeting on Glucose Monitoring, Rockville, MD, September 18, 2001.

Kaplan DS, Picciolo GL, Garcia A, Burg K. Elements of a test method for cell adhesion assays for tissue engineering. Biomaterials-Tissue Engineering Gordon Research Conference, Holderness, NH, July 22-27, 2001.

Krauthamer V, Crosheck T. Rapid-rate nerve stimulation in computer modeled and real neurons. USPHS Commissioned Officers Association, Public Health in the 21st Century, Scientist Topics, Washington, DC, p. 47-48, May 28, 2001.

Lao NT, Zhoul SY, Borders RA. Headspace gas analysis of residual ethylene oxide in sterilized medical devices material - plasticized polyvinyl chloride and high density. AAMI Conference Expo 2002, Minneapolis, MN, June 1-4, 2002.

Lee SJ, Badano A., Hong Y, Kanicki J. Monte Carlo simulation of spectral photon emission of the organic polymer light-emitting devices. International Conference on Electroluminescence of Organic and Related Materials. UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, September 5-8, 2001.

Luu HMD, Kim C, Hutter JC. Physiologically based modeling of the endocrine disruption potential of bisphenol A in rats and humans. Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, March 2001.

Lyle DB, Bushar GS, Langone JJ. Screening biomaterials for complement activating potential. Proceedings of the 27th Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials, St. Paul, MN, abstract p. 391, April 24-29, 2001.

Maish M, Hong T, Krueger PL, Stearns G, Gusafson E, Harper III J, Hoffman-Kim D, Hilbert SL, Hopkins R. An animal model for the evaluation of valve conduits: a comparison of cryopreserved sheep pulmonary valve allografts and human. American College of Surgeons, New Orleans, LA, 2001.

Malinauskas R. In vitro blood damage testing of medical devices - an FDA perspective. Workshop on Blood Trauma in Medical Devices, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, September 14, 2001.

Maloof MA, Beiden SV, Wagner RF. Analysis of competing classifiers in terms of components of variance of ROC summary accuracy measures: generalization to a population of trainers and a population of testers. Medical Image Perception Conference IX, Warrenton, VA, September 20-23, 2001.

Matchette LS, Lenderink E, Zmudzka BZ, Miller SA, Beer JZ. Attenuation at 670 nm as a predictor of UV sensitivity. 28th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Photobiology, Chicago, IL, July 7-12, 2001.

Midgette W. Medical device risk management and the implementation of ISO 14971. American Society of Quality, San Francisco Biomedical Discussion Group Meeting, San Jose, CA, February 27, 2001

Midgette W. The implementation of ISO 14971 at the FDA. AAMI/FDA International Conference on Medical Device Standards and Regulation, McLean, VA, June 28, 2001.

Miller SA, Lao NT, Zmudzka BZ, Beer JZ. Evaluation of UV-induced tan vs. time – considerations for development of exposure schedules. 28th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Photobiology, Chicago, IL, July 7-12, 2001.

Myers KJ, Wagner RF. (Program Co-chairs and Editors). Medical Image Perception Conference IX. (A conference sponsored by the Medical Image Perception Society.) Program and Conference Abstract Book, Warrenton, VA, September 20-23, 2001.

Owen RD. EMFs and cancer - update on biological research. International Seminar on Electromagnetic Field Safety, World Health Organization and International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection, Lima, Peru, March 8, 2001.

Owen RD. Wireless phones: focus on radiofrequency radiation and health. 57th Annual Educational Conference, Michigan Environmental Health Association, Lansing, MI, March 14-16, 2001.

Owen RD. Wireless phones. Annual Meeting of the Technical Electronic Product Radiation Safety Standards Committee (A U.S. Federal advisory committee), Rockville, MD, May 17, 2001.

Pfefer TJ. Minimally invasive optical diagnostics research in the FDA Office of Science and Technology. Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, June 7,2001.

Pfefer TJ, Ediger MN, Schomacker KT, Nishioka NS. The influence of multi-fiber probe design on light propagation during fluorescence spectroscopy. United Engineering Foundation Conference on Advances in Optics for Biotechnology, Medicine and Surgery, Banff, Alberta, Canada, July 22-27, 2001.

Regnault WF. Scientific testing of biomaterials and medical devices, expectations, performance, reliability: the road to approval. Biomedical Engineering Materials and Applications (BEMA) Roundtable, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (DEPS), National Materials Advisory Board, National Research Council, Washington, DC, June 11, 2001.

Rinaldi J. Guidelines and lessons learned for creating a successful IDE application: device description and design specifications. ASAIO (American Society of Artificial Internal Organs) 47th Annual Conference, New York, NY, June 2, 2001.

Sams RL, Couch LH, Miller BJ, Okerberg CV, Beer JZ, Wamer WG, Howard PC. Acute and sub-chronic effects of co-treatment of female SKH-1 mice with alpha- and beta-hydroxyacids and/or simulated solar light. 28th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Photobiology, Chicago, IL, July 7-12, 2001.

Shope TB. Digital imaging systems: regulatory issues. 18th Annual Meeting and Workshops of the American College of Medical Physics, Hershey, PA, June 2-7, 2001.

Shope TB. Current activities to reduce radiation risks from interventional radiology. 33rd Annual National Conference on Radiation Control, sponsored by the Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors, Anchorage, AK, April 29-May 2, 2001.

Shope TB. Fluoroscopic x-ray equipment, interventional procedures and computed tomography. FDA/ORA Central Region Radiological Health Partnership Meeting, Baltimore, MD, August 15, 2001.

Silberberg JL. A regulatory perspective on the second edition of the IEC 60601-1-2 standard for EMC of medical electrical equipment. AAMI/FDA International Conference on Medical Device Standards and Regulation, McLean, VA, June 28-29, 2001.

Silberberg JL. Managing electromagnetic compatibility in the hospital. ACCE teleconference, July 19, 2001.

Silberberg JL. Achieving medical device EMC: The role of regulations, standards, guidelines and publications. 2001 IEEE EMC International Symposium, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 13-17, 2001.

Stern SH, Tucker SA, Gagne RM, Shope, Jr., TB. Estimation of benefit of proposed amendments to the FDA radiation-safety standard for x-ray equipment performance. FDA Science Forum, Washington, DC, February 2001.

Stewart SFC. Hydrodynamic testing of prosthetic heart valves: an FDA perspective. Fluid Mechanics Seminar Series, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, April 2001.

Stratmeyer ME. Ultrasound-induced experimental fetal bioeffects. 17th International Congress on Acoustics, Rome, Italy, September 2-7, 2001.

Wagner RF, Beiden SV, Campbell G, Metz CE, Jiang Y, Chan H-P. Multiple-reader studies, digital mammography, computer-aided diagnosis-and the Holy Grail of imaging physics. SPIE Conference "Medical Imaging 2001," San Diego, CA, February 17-23, 2001.

Wagner RF, Beiden SV, Campbell G, Metz CE, Jiang Y, Chan H-P. Multiple-reader studies, digital mammography, computer-aided diagnosis-and the Holy Grail of imaging physics. Workshop of the European Commission on Requirements for Digital Imaging, Malmo, Sweden, June 5-12, 2001.

Wagner RF, Beiden SV, Campbell G, Metz CE, Jiang Y, Chan H-P. Multiple-reader studies, digital mammography, computer-aided diagnosis-and the Holy Grail of imaging physics. Invited Tutorial, annual meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, July 23-26, 2001.

Wagner RF, Beiden SV, Campbell G, Metz CE, Jiang C.E., Chan H-P. Some observations on the assessment of emerging imaging technologies and the problem of the moving target. Medical Image Perception Conference IX, Warrenton, VA, September 20-23, 2001.

Waynant RW, Ilev IK , Mitra K. Waveguide delivery of x-rays for minimally invasive tumor therapy. Photonics West–BiOS 2001 International Conference, San Jose, CA, January 20-26, 2001.

Waynant RW, Ilev IK, Byrnes KR, Anders JJ. Low power laser irradiation increases axonal regrowth and cell invasion following acute spinal cord transection. FDA Science Forum, Washington, DC, February 15-16, 2001.

Wear KA. Anisotropy of attenuation and backscatter in human calcaneus. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 20:S1-S154, p. S:91, March 2001, 45th Annual Conference of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, Orlando, FL, March 11-14, 2001.

Wear KA. A model for ultrasonic backscatter from human calcaneus. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, 20:S1-S154, p. S:91, March 2001, 45th Annual Conference of the American. Institute of Ultrasound In Medicine, Orlando, FL, March 11-14, 2001.

Wear KA. Relative roles of absorption and scattering in determining ultrasonic attenuation in calcaneus. International Symposium on Ultrasonic Imaging and Tissue Characterization, Arlington, VA, May 30-June 1, 2001.

Weininger S. Assuring the safety of pulse oximeters. AAMI Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, June 9, 2001.

Witters DM. Partnering for solutions: creation of new wireless medical telemetry service. FDA 2001 Science Forum, Washington, DC, February 16, 2001.

Witters DM. Update on medical telemetry's new dedicated frequency spectrum: FDA's concerns and recommendations. Capital Healthcare Engineering Society (NCHES), NCHES 5TH Annual Conference, First of the 21 Century, Andrews AFB, MD, May 8, 2001.

Witters DM. FDA concerns and recommendations for wireless medical telemetry. AAMI Conference Session: & Expo: Update on Changes in the Telemetry Spectrum, AAMI Conference and Expo 2001, Baltimore, MD, June 11, 2001.

Zmudzka BZ, Lao NT, Miller SA, van der Leun JC, Beer JZ. UV-induced erythema vs. skin type and race/ethnicity: visual and instrumental explorations. FDA Science Forum, Washington, DC, February 15-16, 2001.

Zmudzka BZ, Stamatas GN, Miller SA, Kollias N, Beer JZ. main components of UV-induced tan: pigmentation and erythema. 28th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Photobiology, Chicago, IL July 7-12, 2001.

Zmudzka BZ, Tadokoro T, Kobayashi N, Ito S, Wakamatsu K, Hearing VJ, Beer JZ. DNA damage induced by ultraviolet radiation vs. melanin content and production in human skin within racial/ethnic groups. 28th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Photobiology, Chicago, IL, July 7-12, 2001.