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Head and Neck Optical Diagnostics and Intervention Society

The International Society of Minimally Invasive Diagnostics and Therapy

News updates

9th Scientific Meeting
2017-03-19
Call for abstracts! This year, the HNODIS again joins the ECBO (European Conference on Biomedical Optics) for their yearly scientific meeting. For all further details, please visit: www.hnods.org/9th... Read more about this subject >>
8th Scientific Meeting!
2015-10-05
Call for Abstracts! Following an outstandigly interesting and greatly productive meeting in London in 2015, we are happy to announce that the 2016 Scientific Meeting of the HNODIS will take place in conjunction... Read more about this subject >>
The 7th HNODIS meeting and the 10th anniversary of the UCLH Head and Neck Centre
2015-08-03
A joint meeting of the UCLH Head and Neck Centre to celebrate its 10th anniversary and the 7th annual meeting of the Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics and Intervention Society was held at the Royal College... Read more about this subject >>
The 7th HNODIS meeting
2015-02-04
The HNODIS is happy to announce that the 7th Scientific Meeting of the society. The meeting will be held in conjunction with the 10th anniversary of the Head & Neck Cancer Centre of University... Read more about this subject >>
Evidence - based analysis: The rise and fall of Head and Neck Oncology I: the audit and subsequent investigations
2014-08-05
Head and Neck Oncology, an open access journal with a closed peer-review system, achieved its first official impact factor on the 2nd of July, 2012. As a result, it achieved the prestigious status of... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS support for prospective registration of systematic reviews
2014-02-07
“The Head and Neck Optical Diagnostics Society (HNODS) support the initiative of launching a central international register of on-going systematic reviews. This is of the utmost importance to avoid... Read more about this subject >>
Code of Ethics - Concern about BioMed Central
2012-02-07
Whilst conducting an internal investigation with regards to the allegations made by BioMed central against Head and Neck Oncology, the Editors-in-Chief of Head and Neck Oncology (the journal) have discovered... Read more about this subject >>
Welcome to the Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics and Intervention Society (HNODIS, the old HNODS)
2014-02-03
The main aim of the society is to encourage the collaboration between clinicians and scientists for the benefits of patients. We have focused on the head and neck because of the particular challenges posed... Read more about this subject >>
Letter from the Editors-in-Chief of Head and Neck Oncology
2013-02-07
Dear Head & Neck Oncology Editorial Board Member   We acknowledge that our relationship with BioMed Central Publishing has acrimoniously broken down. It is with great regret that we have been... Read more about this subject >>
Open Access Publishing London is proud to host Head and Neck Oncology
2013-02-07
Head and Neck Oncology joins Open Access Publishing London   Open Access Publishing London (OAPL) is proud to host Head and Neck Oncology, a journal devoted to head and neck surgery, medicine and... Read more about this subject >>
The Chairman (Prof Brian Wong) interview: about HNODS
From the Editors in Chief: Notice of Handover of Head and Neck Oncology
2012-02-07
From the Editors in Chief: Notice of Handover of Head and Neck Oncology                       ... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS/SPIE Young Researcher Bursary 2009
2014-02-07
The HNODS offers seven young researchers bursaries.  The grants are each for the sum of $500.00 towards the expenses of attending and presenting at the meeting. The funding of this bursary is supported... Read more about this subject >>
The 5th HNODS meeting, Munich, Germany
2010-02-07
The society is happy to announce that the 5th yearly meeting will be held in conjunction with the ECBO (European Conference on Biomedical Optics) on the 13th and 14th of May 2013 in Munich, Germany. As... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS 2012 images
Awards HNODS 2012
2013-02-07
Chairman's Prize: awarded to Christian Betz - Download (PDF) HNODS Prize: awarded to Daniel M Saman - Download (PDF) The Fellow-in-Training Prize: awarded to Amy Y Yau - Download (PDF) Best Oral Communication... Read more about this subject >>
Fellowship in Optical Diagnostics and Interventions (FODI)
2014-02-07
Will be granted to persons who have sustained and effective record of impact at strategic level as part of a wider commitment to the Society and the scope covered by the Society. It is expected that the... Read more about this subject >>
4th Scientific Meeting of the Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics Society
2014-02-07
The 4th Scientific Meeting of the Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics Society (HNODS) will be held in Orlando, Florida on the 20th April 2012 from 1-6pm. For the first time our Annual Scientific Meeting... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS Meeting Report 2011
2014-02-07
While histopathology of excised tissue remains the gold standard for diagnosis, several new, non-invasive diagnostic techniques are being developed. They rely on physical and biochemical changes that precede... Read more about this subject >>
Awards HNODS 2011
2014-02-07
Chairman's Prize: awarded to Max JH Witjes - Download (PDF)   HNODS Prize: awarded jointly to Yu-Min Liao, Charles Kim and Yun Yen - Download (PDF)   The Fellow-in-Training Prize: awarded... Read more about this subject >>
2nd HNODS Council Meeting
2014-02-07
The 2nd HNODS Council Meeting took place on Wednesday 11th May 2011. The meeting was informal and part of the 3rd Annual meeting of the Society in Innsbruck, Austria. It was decided that no elections to... Read more about this subject >>
The HNODS Council welcomes Dr Jennifer Rosen and Dr Arjen Amelink as new members
2014-02-07
The "Head and Neck Optical Diagnostics Society" is pleased to announce that the following members have been successfully elected to join the new Council from Spetember 2011:   Dr Jennifer... Read more about this subject >>
New HNODS Council 2011
2014-02-07
The new HNODS Council will start from September 2011 and for 2 years. Changes in the positions of the Council when compared to the current Council can be seen in “bold font”.  ... Read more about this subject >>
The Editorial Board of Head and Neck Oncology: update
2014-02-07
The high achievements of Head and Neck Oncology (the official journal of the Head and Neck Optical Diagnostics Society) over the last 2 years can be attributed to the continuous support of its editorial... Read more about this subject >>
The HNODS Council welcomes Dr Robert van Veen as a new member
2014-02-07
The "Head and Neck Optical Diagnostics Society" is pleased to announce that the following member has been successfully elected to the Council on 16th February 2011:   Dr Robert van Veen... Read more about this subject >>
The Innsbruck Medical University PDT-Laser Training and Safety Course
2014-02-07
(Acquire the knowledge and the necessary skills to perform PDT and laser surgery)   The "Innsbruck Medical University PDT-Laser Training and Safety Course" took place on Tuesday 10th May... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS Elections 2011
2014-02-07
The Nomination Committee will include the following members: Christian S Betz, Alexander J MacRobert, Malini Olivo, Henricus JCM Sterenborg, Brian JF Wong. Forms to nominate members for election as Officers... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS Meeting Report 2010
2014-02-07
The complete surgical removal of disease is a desirable outcome particularly in oncology. Unfortunately much disease is microscopic and difficult to detect causing a liability to recurrence and worsened... Read more about this subject >>
Abstracts of the Second Scientific Meeting published in Head and Neck Oncology
2014-02-07
Meeting abstracts 2nd Scientific Meeting of the Head and Neck Optical Diagnostics Society San Francisco, CA, USA 23-24 January 2010 Edited by Waseem KW Jerjes and Brian JF Wong Download (P... Read more about this subject >>
The 3rd Scientific Meeting of the Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics Society
2014-02-07
The 3rd Scientific Meeting of the Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics Society was held in Innsbruck, Austria - 10th–14th May 2011. For the first time our Annual Scientific Meeting was held in association... Read more about this subject >>
Awards HNODS 2010
2014-02-07
Chairman's Prize: awarded jointly to Brian Jet-Fei Wong and Justus F. R. Ilgner - Download (PDF)   HNODS Prize: awarded jointly to Daniel Novakovic, Rajan S Patel, David P Goldstein and Patrick... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS 2010 images
Awards HNODS 2009
2014-02-07
Chairman's Prize: awarded jointly to Waseem Jerjes and Tahwinder Upile - Download (PDF)   HNODS Prize: awarded jointly to Julia Anne Woolgar and Asterios Triantafyllou - Download (PDF)   The... Read more about this subject >>
University College Hospital CO2 Laser Training and Safety Course of Nov 2009
2014-02-07
The 1st "University College Hospital CO2 Laser Training and Safety Course"   (Acquire the knowledge and the necessary skills to perform laser surgery)   The 1st "University... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS/SPIE Young Researcher Bursary 2009
2014-02-07
The HNODS offers seven young researchers bursaries.  The grants are each for the sum of $500.00 towards the expenses of attending and presenting at the meeting. The funding of this bursary is supported... Read more about this subject >>
Photodynamic Therapy Study Day
2014-02-07
On Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th a group of 16 Italian Head and Neck Surgeons visited Universty College London Hospital to take part in an advanced "Photodynamic Therapy Workshop". This was... Read more about this subject >>
University College Hospital CO2 Laser Training and Safety Course
2014-02-07
CO2 Laser Training and Safety Course   (Acquire the knowledge and the necessary skills to perform laser surgery)   The aim of the course is to cover the important aspects of CO2 laser application... Read more about this subject >>
Abstracts of the First Scientific Meeting published in Head and Neck Oncology
2014-02-07
Meeting abstracts 1st Scientific Meeting of the Head and Neck Optical Diagnostics Society London, UK 14 March 2009 Edited by Colin Hopper, Adel K El-Naggar, Tahwinder Upile, Waseem Jerjes and... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS Meeting Report 2009
2014-02-07
Review paper and Proceedings of the Inaugural Meeting of the Head and Neck Optical Diagnostics Society (HNODS) on March 14th 2009 at University College London. The aim of our research must be to provide... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS Newsletter June 2009
2014-02-07
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The 2nd Scientific Meeting of the Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics Society
2014-02-07
The 2nd Scientific Meeting of the Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics Society in conjunction with SPIE Photonics West/Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Section was held at Moscone Center in San Francisco... Read more about this subject >>
HNODS 2009 images
The 1st Scientific Meeting of the Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics Society
2014-02-07
The 1st Scientific Meeting of the Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics Society was held at the UCLH Educational Centre, 250 Euston Road in London on the 14th March 2009.   The main theme of this... Read more about this subject >>
Chairman's Letter 14th March 2009
2014-02-07
Download (PDF) Report on the first scientific meeting of the Head and Neck Optical Diagnostics Society held in the Education Centre, University College London Hospitals NHS Trust, London, UK on the 14th... Read more about this subject >>
Chairman's Letter 1st September 2008
2008-09-01
Download (PDF) Welcome to “Head & Neck Optical Diagnostics Society”. The main aim of the society is to encourage the collaboration between clinicians and scientists for the benefits... Read more about this subject >>