Advanced Methods for Diagnostic Imaging

The course is organized under the auspices of MEYS ESF Project CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0092BIO-OPT-XUV (BOX) and is designed for a broad student and/or young scientist audience. Two credit points will be given to FBME students who attended at least 80% of lessons and passed the final test. Other participants will be awarded by “Certificate of Attendance”.

  • Total required contact hours: 14 x 2   
  • Duration: 14 to 24, January 2013 (see time-schedule below)
  • Venue: Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague, Building “Kokos”,  Sítná Square 3105,  272 01 Kladno, Czech Republic
  • Registration: by e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. No later then December 19, 2012
  • Out-of-town participates, when registering, can apply for a student-style accommodation in Kladno
  • Language: English

Target audience

Students and trainees interested in an intense learning experience, bio-medical engineers, researchers interested in medical imaging and Rtg/XUV radiation interaction with biological objects, clinicians interested in photo-medicine, multimodality imaging, clinical translation of medical devices and diagnostic agents. Registration for the course is necessary - all interested persons are kindly asked for registration via e-mail (see above).


Professor Miroslava Vrbová, Professor Pavel Kučera, Professor Vlastimil Fidler


Part I: Professor Christoph Rose-Petruck, Brown University, Dept. of Chemistry, Providence, RI, USA                     
Part II: Professor Norbert Lange, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland


Better understanding of physics, instrumentation and new technics for medical imaging. Diagnostic agents in the field of (molecular) imaging that have a promising role for improved patient management in medicine and surgery.

Time Table

Course opening:

Monday, January 14, 2013 at 10.00 a.m.

Part I:

Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday, January 14 to 16: 10 to 12 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m.
Thursday, January 17: 10 to 12 a.m.

Part II:

Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday, January 21 to 23: 10 to 12 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m.
Thursday, January 24: 10 to 12 a.m.

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