Nordic-Baltic VPHi Workshop - Tampereen teknillinen yliopisto

Computational Biophysics and Imaging Group

Nordic-Baltic VPHi Workshop

Bring together researchers from the region to facilitate collaboration and to discuss need/ways of getting more organised on VPH-related activities. The Virtual Physiological Human (VPH), also identified with the word "in silico medicine" is the field that encompasses the use of individualised physiology based computer simulations in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis, prognostic assessment, and treatment of a disease and development of a biomedical product.

Date: 10th - 12th of June 2018
Location: Tampere, Finland

Call for titles of talks (group PIs), deadline 24th of May.

Attendance fee: 150 € (includes social events) / free for students (50 € fee for attending the social events)

Registration has been closed. If you have any questions, shoot an email to

Instructions on how to get to the workshop and on accommodation.

Programme Overview

Full programme can be found here

Sunday 10th

  • Get-together in the evening at the city centre

Monday 11th

  • Morning session (plenary presentation and presentations)
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon sessions (same formula as above)
  • Evening event at Hangaslahti sauna

Tuesday 12th

  • Morning session (same formula as above)
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon (discussion on establishing a Nordic-Baltic chapter of VPHi)
  • Informal get-together in the evening, if some people stay for an extra night

Wednesday 13th (optional)

  • Possible lab tour for those interested, one-on-one discussions

Plenary Speakers

Peter Hunter (NZ)
Gunnar Seemann (DE)
Jérôme Noailly (ES)


The organizing committee of the workshop can be found here.

Päivittäjä: Aapo Tervonen, 07.06.2018 9:17.
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