L4H Event Schedule

16 October, 2014

09:00 – 09:30 Registration
09:30 – 10:00 “How do we probe the neonatal brain with light?”
  Turgut Durduran
  Medical Optics. ICFO
10:00 – 10:30 “Monitoring of cerebral oxygenation in preterm infants - is it clinically useful?”
  Gorm Greisen
  Department of Neonatology. Rigshospitalet. University of Copenhagen
10.30-11.00 Coffee Break
11.00-11.30 “Shedding light on the newborn brain”
  Topun Austin
  Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Department of Paediatrics, Cambridge University
11.30-12.00 “Shining a light on critical illness in Pediatrics”
  Daniel Licht
  Pediatric Neurology. Children’s Hospital, Philadelphia
12.00-13.00 Lunch
13.00-14.00 Round Table: “Challenges and unmet needs: where technology still has to come”
  Chair: Turgut Durduran
  Participants: Gorm Greisen, Daniel Licht and Héctor Boix (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Vall d’Hebron. Barcelona)
14.00-15.00 Round Table: “Current realities and opportunities for light-based technologies in pediatrics”
  Chair: Eduard Gratacós (BCNatal. Hospital Clínic and Hospital Sant Joan de Déu. Universitat de Barcelona)
  Participants: Alessandro Torricelli (Physics Department. Biomedical Optics. Politecnico di Milano), Martin Wolf (Biomedical Optics Research Laboratory. Clinic of Neonatology. University Hospital Zurich), Turgut Durduran (Medical Optics. ICFO) and Udo Weigel (Hemophotonics. Barcelona)
15.00-15.15 Closing remarks
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To attend this event please fill in the Registration Form and send it before October 6, 2014.

Registration is free.

Important Dates


The L4H 2014 will be held on October 16, 2014.

We hope you enjoy the L4H 2014 and your visit to Barcelona.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at L4H@icfo.eu