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Photonics West BiOS

The industry's most important biophotonics, biomedical optics, and imaging conference

Featuring 49 conferences on:

  • Photonic Therapeutics and Diagnostics
  • Neurophotonics and Neurosurgery
  • Clinical Technologies and Systems
  • Tissue Optics, Laser-Tissue Interaction
  • Biomedical Spectroscopy, Microscopy, and Imaging
  • Nano/Biophotonics

Plan to attend in San Francisco for BiOS 2023


SPIE BiOS is the most important biomedical optics conference in the field. Topics include biomedical optics, diagnostics and therapeutics, biophotonics, new imaging modalities, optical coherence tomography, neurophotonics, optogenetics, tissue optics, and nanophotonics.

Featured speakers

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Find the best biomedical optics and biophotonics solutions from around the world. Mark your calendar for 28-29 January 2023.

Featured courses:

In this introductory course, expert Jim Fujimoto discusses OCT principles including interferometry, Fourier domain detection, spectral domain and swept source OCT, and OCT angiography, as well as translation to clinical medicine using application examples.

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This material is intended for biomedical engineers and medical physicists interested in medical applications of ultraviolet, visible, and near infrared wavelengths from both conventional and laser light sources.

Instructor: Steven L. Jacques is Affiliate Professor of Bioengineering at University of Washington, Seattle, WA. (United States)

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BiOS symposium chairs

Sergio Fantini

Tufts Univ. (United States)

Paola Taroni

Politecnico di Milano (Italy)

BiOS symposium co-chairs

Jennifer Barton

The Univ. of Arizona (United States)

Wolfgang Drexler

Medical Univ. of Vienna (Austria)

BiOS program track chairs

Photonic Therapeutics and Diagnostics
Brian Jet-Fei Wong, Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Clinic, Univ. of California, Irvine (United States)
Eva M. Sevick, The Univ. of Texas Health Science Ctr. at Houston (United States)

Neurophotonics, Neurosurgery, and Optogenetics
Shy Shoham, New York Univ. (United States)
Anna Devor, Boston Univ. (United States)

Clinical Technologies and Systems
Tuan Vo-Dinh, Duke Univ. (United States)
Anita Mahadevan-Jansen, Vanderbilt Univ. (United States)

Tissue Optics, Laser-Tissue Interaction, and Tissue Engineering
E. Duco Jansen, Vanderbilt Univ. (United States)
Jessica C. Ramella-Roman, Florida International Univ. (United States)

Biomedical Spectroscopy, Microscopy, and Imaging
Ammasi Periasamy, Univ. of Virginia (United States)
Daniel L. Farkas, Univ. of Southern California (United States) and SMI (United States)

Paras Prasad, Univ. at Buffalo (United States)
Ewa M. Goldys, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia)