fNIRS Training Workshop – November 7-9, 2018

The BU Neurophotonics Center is organizing a 3-day course on functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS) on November 7-9, 2018. The course will include lectures, hands-on sessions with fNIRS instruments, and a strong emphasis on data analysis exercises using the Homer2 software.

The fee for the 3 day course is $650, registration will open in May 2018. This workshop is open to all researchers including non-BU researchers.

If you have any questions, please contact Stacey Ladieu.

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

REGISTRATION FORM РCOURSE IS NEARLY FULL. PLEASE SIGN UP FOR THE WAITLIST.

Training Materials from the course can be found here.

LOCATION
Rajen Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering

610 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA

ACCOMMODATIONS
The Hotel Commonwealth is offering a discounted rate of $279 per night (+ taxes) to the workshop participants, for its standard single- or double-occupancy guest rooms. The hotel is located less than 10 min walking distance, or 4 min by T, from the CILSE building where the workshop will take place. You need to make a reservation no later than Sunday, October 14th, 2018 to take advantage of their discounted group rate. Identify yourself as part of the BU Neurophotonics 3-day fNIRS workshop when calling their Reservations Department toll-free at (866) 784-4000 (in the United States and Canada) or at (617) 532-5019. You may also make a reservation via e-mail at allreservations@hotelcommonwealth.com.

Other nearby accommodations

Courtyard Marriott in Coolidge Corner
617-734-1393
40 Webster Street, Brookline, MA 02446
Distance from BU Kilachand Center: 1.6 miles, 20 min by T
www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bosbl-courtyard-boston-brookline/

Holiday Inn Boston-Brookline
617-277-1200
1200 Beacon Street Brookline, MA 02446
Distance from BU Kilachand Center: 1 mile, 15 min by T
https://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/brookline/bklma/hoteldetail

The Hyatt Regency Cambridge
617-492-1234
575 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02139
Distance from BU Kilachand Center: 1.2 miles, 15-25 min by T or walking
Shuttle service to BU available Monday-Friday
https://cambridge.regency.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html