Please join us at this year's Deans' Health and Life Sciences Challenge Demo Day. Our six finalist teams (see below) will showcase their exciting ventures and technologies to the Harvard/Cambridge/Boston community.
The Challenge's Co-Chairs, Dean Nohria (HBS) and Dean Flier (HMS) will also announce...
Harvard Medical School, Cannon Room, Building C, 240 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA
Guest lecturer: Hunter Elliott, PhD Image and Data Analysis Core
Often acquiring fluorescence images is only the first step in answering your biological question: The images contain the information you're interested in, but now how can you extract it? We will start with the basic concepts necessary for understanding and utilizing images as data, and then survey the most commonly applied image analysis methods. Topics include segmentation, filtering, co-localization, particle detection and tracking, super-resolution methods and...
Boston Children's Hospital, Folkman Auditorium, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA
"Shifting the TGF-B/BMP signaling paradigm in renal and metabolic disease"
Guest speaker: Gregory R. Dressler, PhD Collegiate Professor in Pathology Research University of Michigan
This lectureship, to be delivered on an annual basis, has been established to commemorate Bill Harmon's important contributions to the field of nephrology and to the Division of Pediatric Nephrology at Boston Children's Hospital.
Guest speaker: Ali Khademhosseini, PhD Associate Professor, Harvard-MIT's Division of Health Sciences and Technology (HST) Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School Bioengineer, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Dr. Khademhosseini's talk will focus on his work on engineered materials...