Program

Thursday 17 March 2016
13:00 - 13:10 Official Opening of the Workshop
Professor Dagan Feng, Head of School of Information Technologies and Director (Research) Institute for Biomedical Engineering and Technology
13:10 - 13:20 Welcome, Workshop Objectives and Program
Dr Alistair McEwan,
University of Sydney
13:20 - 14:20 Electrical impedance myography: past, present and future
Professor Seward Rutkove, Harvard Medical School
14:20 - 14:50 Coffee break
14:50 - 15:50 Electrical impedance tomography and electrical tissue properties based imaging
Professor Boris Rubinsky, University of California Berkeley
15:50 - 16:50 Biomimicry: Innovations in diagnostics inspired by nature
Dr Rona Chandrawati, University of Sydney
19:00 - 21:00 Presenter Dinner



Friday 18 March 2016
9:00 - 9:10 Day 2 Introductory Remarks
Dr Alistair McEwan, University of Sydney
9:10 - 10:10 Micro electroporation and irreversible electroporation
Professor Boris Rubinsky,
University of California Berkeley
10:10 - 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 - 11:30 Non-invasive ventilation/perfusion imaging with electrical impedance Tomography (EIT)
Dr Doan Trang Nguyen, University of Sydney
11:30 - 12:30 Electroporation for ablation of cardiac arrythmias
Dr Michael Cejnar, Micropace
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Electrical breakdown and electroporation in cell membranes: An overview of experiments, theory, and novel applications
Emeritus Professor Hans Coster, University of Sydney
15:00 - 15:30 Development path of an investigational bioimpedance device: a long and winding road
Dr Warren Smith, Ti² Medical
15:30 - 15:45 Closing Remarks
Dr Alistair McEwan, University of Sydney
15:45 - 17:00 Coffee and informal discussions