[robotics-worldwide] Call for papers: The Hamlyn Symposium on Medical Robotics

Danail Stoyanov danail.stoyanov at imperial.ac.uk
Fri Jan 22 10:40:16 PST 2010


Dear All,

 We are pleased to announce the call for abstracts for The Hamlyn 
Symposium on Medical Robotics to be held at the Royal Society, London, 
on Tuesday 25^th May 2010. Please see the following link for further 
details http://www.hamlyn-robotics.org/.

Further details regarding submission, payment and accommodation will be 
available in the New Year.

 Topics to be addressed by the symposium include, but are not limited to:

    * Clinical highlights in Urology, Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery,
      General Surgery, Gynaecology, ENT , and Paediatric Surgery
    * Emerging, multi-specialty applications of robotic technology
    * Medical robotics for NOTES
    * Mechatronic designs for medical robotics
    * Microbot design and applications
    * Surgical simulation, training and skills assessment
    * Human robot interaction and ergonomics
    * Surgical navigation and augmented reality systems
    * Intra-operative imaging and biophotonics for robotic surgery
    * Robotic assisted multi-scale image fusion and visualisation
    * Medical image computing and computer assisted intervention
    * Economic and general consideration of robotic surgery

*Important Dates*

    * *1st March 2010*  Submission of abstracts
    * *1st April 2010*     Acceptance of abstracts
    * *20 April 2010*      Camera ready copy 
    * *25 May 2010*       Symposium (Royal Society)

*Submission of Papers*

All papers need to be submitted electronically via the Symposium 
submission website (the site will be open on 1st February, 2010). Each 
abstract should be no more than 2 A4 pages (including figures and 
references) by following the template provided. Abstracts will be 
reviewed by members of the program review committee and assessed for 
quality and best means of presentation. 

Best wishes

Hamlyn Symposium Organising Committee

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Danail Stoyanov, PhD
Royal Academy of Engineering/EPSRC Research Fellow

Institute of Biomedical Engineering &
Dept. Biosurgery and Surgical Technology
Imperial College London
London SW7 2AZ, UK

tel: +44 (0) 7720401992
email: danail.stoyanov at imperial.ac.uk
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