Special Sessions

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ThemeSession TitleOrganizer
Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Systems BiologyArtificial Cognition and Learning Theories – Part IFrancois Christophe
Bioinformatics, Computational Biology and Systems BiologyArtificial Cognition and Learning Theories – Part IIFrancois Christophe
Micro- and Nano-bioengineeringSpecial Session on Biomedical Robotics and Applications – Part IDayou Li and Zuobin Wang
Micro- and Nano-bioengineeringSpecial Session on Biomedical Robotics and Applications – Part IIDayou Li and Zuobin Wang
Wearable and Implantable SystemsImplantable and Wearable Antennas, Sensors, and Systems for Wireless Medicine and Healthcare – Part IToni Björninen & Johanna Virkki
Wearable and Implantable SystemsImplantable and Wearable Antennas, Sensors, and Systems for Wireless Medicine and Healthcare – Part IIToni Björninen & Johanna Virkki
Biophysics and Medical PhysicsNew Applications for Detection of Sleep-Disordered Breathing – Part IMirja Tenhunen
Biophysics and Medical PhysicsNew Applications for Detection of Sleep-Disordered Breathing – Part IIMirja Tenhunen
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingNew Developments on Beat-to-Beat Blood Pressure Measurement TechnologyJosep Sola
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingImpedance Pneumography – Technology and ApplicationsMarcel Młyńczak
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingImpedance Cardiography – the Method and its ApplicationsMarcel Młyńczak
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingAdvances in Bioimpedance Instrumentation and MeasurementMarcel Młyńczak
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingNovel Electrocardiogram Analysis MethodsTuomas Kenttä
Bioimaging and Bioimage Analysis and ProcessingStatistical and Bayesian Approaches in EEG/MEG Data Analysis – Part ISampsa Pursiainen
Bioimaging and Bioimage Analysis and ProcessingStatistical and Bayesian Approaches in EEG/MEG Data Analysis – Part IISampsa Pursiainen
Virtual Physiological HumanComputational Modelling of Human Cardiac CellsStefano Severi
Personalized MedicineThe Contribution of Biomedical Engineering to the Understanding and Management of Atrial FibrillationCristiana Corsi
Sleep Monitoring and QuantificationSleep Monitoring and Quantification using Contact and Non-Contact SystemsPatrick Celka
Biomedical OpticsBiomedical OpticsKarin Wårdell
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingRecent Advances in Heart Rate Variability Analysis – Part IMika Tarvainen
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingRecent Advances in Heart Rate Variability Analysis – Part IIMika Tarvainen
Clinical Engineering and Therapeutic and Diagnostic SystemsAdvanced Monitoring at Hospital and at Home for Risk Analysis and Evidence-Based Clinical Decision SupportKari Antila
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingBiosignals Interpretation – Part IKristjan Pilt
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingBiosignals Interpretation – Part IIKristjan Pilt
Biophysics and Medical PhysicsElectromagnetic Fields in Biology and Medicine: Magnetic FieldsHiie Hinrikus
Biophysics and Medical PhysicsElectromagnetic Fields in Biology and Medicine: Radiofrequency RadiationHiie Hinrikus
Biophysics and Medical PhysicsElectromagnetic Fields in Biology and Medicine: Electric Field and ModellingHiie Hinrikus
Clinical Engineering and Therapeutic and Diagnostic SystemsClinical Engineering Revisited: Towards a White PaperMario Medvedec
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingAdvances in Ballistocardiography and SeismocardiographyJari Viik
Healthcare Information Systems and Health InformaticsData Based Analytics in Health care: From Sensors to Big DataRatko Magjarevic & Paulo de Carvalho
Translational Research and CommercializationTranslational Biomechanics and Imaging in Musculoskeletal ResearchPetro Julkunen & Rami Korhonen
Biomedical Engineering Education & SocietyAdvances in Biomedical Engineering Education and TeachingGoran Devedzic
Micro- and Nano-bioengineeringBioMEMS for Organ-on-Chip ApplicationsPasi Kallio
Biomedical Engineering in Developing CountriesBiomedical Engineering in AfricaTimo Jämsä
Cooperation of Academia, Industry and Healthcare SectorFostering Cooperation of Academia, Industry and Healthcare SectorPiotr Ladyzynski
Healthcare Information Systems and Health InformaticsSnapshot of Medical Informatics Research Projects in Japan and PolandPiotr Ladyzynski
Biosensing and Biosignal Analysis and ProcessingEEG-based Brain Function Monitoring in ICU and Clinical AnesthesiaTarmo Lipping & Jukka Kortelainen
Clinical Engineering and Therapeutic and Diagnostic SystemsAdvances in Transcranial Magnetic StimulationJaakko Nieminen
Bioimaging and Bioimage Analysis and ProcessingHigh Field Magnetic Resonance ImagingMiika T Nieminen
Bioimaging and Bioimage Analysis and ProcessingUltra-low-field MRIRisto Ilmoniemi
Health Technology AssesmentEarly Stage Health Technology Assessment (HTA) of Medical DevicesLeandro Pecchia
Health Technology AssesmentPicking the Winner: How HTA of Medical Devices Can Help Identify Routes to a Sustainable Healthcare SystemDan Clark
Health Technology AssesmentPatient Involvement in HTA: Methods and ExperiencesLeandro Pecchia
BiomaterialsBiomaterials and Tissue Engineering – Part IJonathan Massera &Teresa Calejo
BiomaterialsBiomaterials and Tissue Engineering – Part IIJonathan Massera &Teresa Calejo
Clinical Engineering and Therapeutic and Diagnostic Systems How Can Functional Electrical Stimulation Currently Support Movement Rehabilitation: Advanced Technology Meets Physiological RealityWinfried Mayr & Matthias Krenn & Jose Luis Vargas Luna
IFMBE-Sponsored Session on Accreditation of Biomedical Engineering Programs.Siew Lok Toh
EAMBES Special Session on BME Policy Affairs in EUJari Hyttinen