“Digital image processing/analysis tools in Light Microscopy: From the basics and beyond”
An 8-day practical course scheduled to take place at the Hellenic Pasteur Institute, Athens Greece, in June 10-17, 2013.Its objective is to provide theoretical and practical training in basic and advanced concepts and methods of digital image analysis and in the use of several open source and commercial software for quantitative assessment of fluorescence microscopy data through:
• Hands – on practicals with participants’ microscopy data or data provided by the instructors
• Informal discussions and tutorials with experts in the field
The course focuses on topics related to biomedical applications in the fields of infectiology, neurobiology and cell biology.
Participants are PhD students, post doctoral fellows and young investigators involved in research projects requiring fluorescence microscopy imaging and digital image processing/analysis.
Participants come from Balkan, S.E. Mediterranean or N. African countries or work in institutes members of the” Institut Pasteur International Network “ (Reseau International Institut Pasteur).
The practical part of the course (afternoon sessions) will attend a limited number of 20 scientists (registration fee: 120 €)
Attendance of the theoretical part for the 5 days requires registration (registration fee: 25 €).
(Follow up of the entire program is required to receive a certificate of attendance).
Main Organizer: Dr Haralabia Boleti
Contact person: Dr Haralabia Boleti, Hellenic Pasteur Institut, Athens, Greece
Tel. +30 2106478879; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org