RESOURCE PERSONS Dr. Enrico M. Staderini is a Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Applied Sciences, Western Switzerland. Dr.

Staderini is also a registered physician and a qualified Informatics Professional. He got his MD from the University of Rome “La Sapienza” (1981) in Italy. Then he got a specialization degree (post grad) in Biomedical Engineering (1982) and a PhD in cardiovascular physiopathology (1988) from the same university. Eventually he got a specialization degree (post grad) in engineering of assistive devices for the elderly and handicapped people (2003) from the University of Trieste (Italy). He qualified as EUCIP European Certification for Informatics Professionals (a European qualification from the CEPIS Council of European Professional Informatics Societies). He is a registered physician in Italy (1982), in Norway (2006) and in Switzerland (2011).He was an invited professor in USA, Brazil, Norway and researcher in Italy teaching Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering. Professor Staderini is a member of IEEE, Swiss Society for Biomedical Engineering (SSGB) and Swiss Electromagnetic Research & Engineering Center (SEREC). Dr. T. Lazar Mathew is Advisor, PSG Institute of Advanced Studies, Coimbatore; and Advisor, Center of Excellence Nanoelectronics IIT Bombay. He has been Director at various institutions (Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences Delhi, Defense Bio Engineering and Electromedical Laboratory Bangalore, Life Sciences, DRDO HQ Delhi, St Francis Hospital Ajmer, VIT University, Vellore, SIGNET Programme) and Chief Executive of the Society for Biomedical Technology during the last 30 years. Currently he is chairman of Biomedical Engineering committee of TIFAC; Chairman of Expert group on Medical Electronics & Telemedicine of Ministry of Information and Communication Technology and Chairman of BioMEMS group of National Programme on Micro and Smart System (NPMASS). He has 192 research publications, 6 books, 9 patents, and 16 awards including the Scientist of the Year Award of DRDO, to his credit. He represented India in various international fora. He is a fellow of the Academy of Biomedical Scientists (FABMS), International Medical Sciences Academy (FIMSA) and National Academy of Medical Sciences (FAMS). REGISTRATION DETAILS Industrial participants : Rs. 1000 /Faculty and Research scholars : Rs. 750 /Students : Rs. 600 /The applicant may mail the filled in registration form and the Demand Draft drawn in favor of “BIOMED PSGCT” payable at Coimbatore on or before 12th Feb 2013.

One Day Workshop on RESEARCH ACTIVITIES AND FUTURE TRENDS IN BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
14th February 2013
Co-ordinator

Dr.A.KANDASWAMY
Prof. & Head, BME, PSGCT

ABOUT THE COLLEGE PSG College of Technology was established in the year 1951 and has been in the forefront of innovations in technical education. As a premier technical educational institution in India, PSG College of Technology is equipped with latest facilities and excellent infrastructures. The institution provides world class engineering education, foster research and development, and evolves innovative applications of technology. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT Biomedical Engineering Department offers an under-graduate programme in Biomedical Engineering which was started in the year 2006 and a post graduate programme in Nanotechnology in the year 2010. The objectives of the Department are, to enable the students to acquire integrated experience in the design and development of Biomedical Equipments and Biomedical Signal/Image Processing, and to offer short term courses on specific topics of interest in the areas of Biomedical Engineering to Engineers and to pay adequate attention to the Indian Conditions, needs and resources of urban and rural areas while training the students. ABOUT THE WORKSHOP Biomedical engineering is the application of engineering principles and techniques to the medical field. It combines the design and problem solving skills of engineering with medical and biological sciences to improve patient health care and the quality of life of individuals. With new technologies constantly emerging from industries and universities across the globe, a lot of changes have been witnessed in the field of biomedical research. This workshop aims at providing research scholars an exposure to the ongoing high level research activities in biomedical engineering covering an array of fields: micro electro mechanical systems, nanotechnology, nanomedicine, bioinformatics, biomaterials and bioengineering, systems analysis etc. The workshop will help the participants to enrich their knowledge with respect to recent developments in the field of biomedical engineering.

TIME & VENUE Time : 9.00 am Venue : F-201, PSG CT, Coimbatore

For additional information please contact: Ms. E. Malar & Ms. L. Priya Program Co-ordinator Dept. of Biomedical Engineering PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore – 641 004 Phone: 0422-2572177, 4344777 Extn. 4352, 4652 Email: emalar_mathi@yahoo.co.in , priya_god2005@yahoo.com.

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