“Light-to-Cure”: Steps from Photonics to Improved Care of Neonates Born Preterm

April 28, 2017
Politecnico di Milano, Milan | Aula Magna | Piazza Leonardo da Vinci 32, Milan


9.00 | Welcome Address

Gianantonio Magnani, President, Fondazione Politecnico di Milano
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Tanya Nikolova, Photonics Unit, European Commission
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9.15 | BabyLux goals and achievements

Alessandro Torricelli, Department of Physics, Politecnico di Milano
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9.30 |Critical evaluation of clinical results

Gorm Greisen, Department of Neonatology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen
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10.30 | Coffee Break

10.50 | BabyLux project and then? Priorities in technical development, standardization and clinical studies

Turgut Durduran, ICFO, Institute of Photonic Sciences, Castelldefels, Barcelona

Adelina Pellicer, Hospital Universitario La Paz, Madrid

Heidrun Wabnitz, PTB (Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt Braunschweig), Berlin

Martin Wolf, University Hospital Zurich

Roundtable moderated by Gorm Greisen, Department of Neonatology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen
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11.50 | The point of view of the market: ready for BabyLux?

Udo Weigel, HemoPhotonics SL
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Margherita Milite, Siemens Healthineers
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12.30 | Q&A

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Ordine degli Ingegneri di Milano awarded 3 credits (CFP) to the participants. Further information at

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