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Medical Robotics & Simulations

On Monday 22th of April 2013, at 10 am, the ΙΕΕΕ EMBS Student Chapter held the event:

"Medical Robotics & Simulations"

The distinguished lecturer of Imperial College London, Prof Guang-Zhong Yang, and Professors of the University of Patras, talked about the last trends in the field of Medical Robotics & Simulations with applications in Medicine.

The event held in the Central Library of the University of Patras, with free entrance.

Lecturers:

Prof Guang-Zhong Yang

Director, Robotic Assisted Microsurgery Lab | Deputy Chair, Institute of Global Health Innovation
Imperial College, London

"Robotically-assisted Minimal Invasive Surgery"

Antonios Tzes

Professor of the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at the University of Patras

"Surgical Robotics"

Konstantinos Moustakas

Assistant Professor of the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at the University of Patras

"Robots, Virtual Robots and Virtual Physiological Humans"

Dionysios Papachristou

Assistant Professor of the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Patras

"Mechanosensing, Mechanotransduction and Skeletal Biology in Health and Disease"

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The event in photos.

 

Professor Guang-Zhong Yang is director and co-founder of the Hamlyn Centre for Robotic Surgery and Deputy Chairman of the Institute of Global Health Innovation (IGHI), Imperial College. Professor Yang also holds a number of key academic positions at Imperial – he is Director and Founder of the Royal Society/Wolfson Medical Image Computing Laboratory, co-founder of the Wolfson Surgical Technology Laboratory, and Chairman of the Centre for Pervasive Sensing. He is a recipient of the Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award and the I.I. Rabi Award from the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. His main research interests are in medical imaging, sensing and robotics. He is internationally recognized for his innovations and clinical applications of MR imaging and flow quantification and pioneering effort in perceptual docking for robotic control and Body Sensor Network (BSN).

 

 


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