RIIP international course 2016

Institut Pasteur International Network course 2016

“Cell Biology and infection: Digital Image Processing/Analysis Tools for Quantitative Light Microscopy Imaging”

A 5-day practical course, scheduled to take place at the Hellenic Pasteur Institute, Athens Greece, in July 4-8, 2016, with objective to provide theoretical and practical training in basic and advanced concepts and methods of Bioimage informatics.
The course Program will include:
1. Lectures focused on concepts and methodology for Processing/Analysis of Light Microscopy Digital data (images and videos) and selected topics of Cell Biology and Biology of Pathogen Host interaction.
2. Computer practical sessions on the quantitative analysis of microscopy image datasets using the open source software Icy and ImageJ/Fiji

3. Informal discussions and tutorials with experts in the field
The course is addressed to PhD students, post-doctoral fellows and research assistants, involved in research projects requiring fluorescence microscopy imaging and digital image processing/analysis. Eligible to submit applications are young scientists from any academic institution, but priority will be given to applicants from institutes members of the “Institut Pasteur International Network” (Reseau International Institut Pasteur).

Download the program, Abstract booklet RIIP 2016, teaching team lectures and practicalsPoster.

Deadline for applications: April 30, 2016

Please send your application through our Application Form.

Registration Fees: Lectures and practical sessions

  •  300 € *
  •  120 € **
    *Course fees include: course material, accommodation in standard double-shared rooms for 6 nights, breakfast, lunch, coffee breaks and 5-day ticket for all Athens Public transportation modes
    **Course fees include: course material, lunch and coffee breaks

(Follow up of the entire program is required to receive a certificate of attendance).

A limited number of travel fellowships is available for scientists working in Institutes of the Institut Pasteur International Network.

Sponsors: Pasteur International Network Association (APIN), Institut Carnot Pasteur Maladies Infectieuses, Institut Pasteur, Hellenic Pasteur Institute
Main Organizer: Dr Haralabia Boleti
Co Organizers: Dr Jean-Christophe Olivo-Marin, Dr Evangelia Xingi, Dr Fabrice de Chaumont
Contact persons at the Hellenic Pasteur Institute, Athens, Greece:
Haralabia Boleti (Tel. +30 2106478879; e-mail: hboleti@pasteur.gr)
Evangelia Xingi (Tel. +30 2106478834; e-mail: exingi@pasteur.gr)

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