Department of Otolaryngology: Prof. Dr. Orlando Guntinas-Lichius, PD Dr. Thomas Bitter, Dr. Gerd Fabian Volk, Dr. Jovanna Thielker, Rafat Ziadat
Department of Internal Medicine IV (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Infectiology): Dr. Johannes Stallhofer, Ahmed Elkharsawi
Department of Dermatology / Wald-Klinikum Gera: PD Dr. Martin Kaatz, Dr. Zieger
Department of Ophthalmology: Dr. Martin Hammer
Helios Klinikum Erfurt: Prof. Dr. med. Marcus Blum
Components of the module
Virtual lectures: Please, follow the links below to view the lectures.
Exercise questions for self study.
Seminars: Online seminars/tutorials to discuss remaining questions. Please, follow the links below to participate in the meetings.
Practical courses: If corona safety regulations allow it, practical courses might be offered. See the table below for details.
Requirements to complete this module
Self study of the virtual lectures
Self study of the recommended literature.
Regular work on the exercises
Successful participation in the written exam
Videos of the Lectures and ZOOM-Links can be found in DOSIS (please contact Dr. Babovsky in case you have trouble to access the videos)
Please inform Dr. Babovsky , if you intend to participate in the module
Please note, that for the practical courses the 3G-Plus concept takes place: To enter the building, you either need to be vaccinated, recovered or tested as usual, only that as a test only PCR-tests are accepted. If you need such a test (because you are neither vaccinated nor recovered, you can arrange a date to get tested by the "arbeitsmedizinischer Dienst" via DOSIS Further information on the rules of the Medical Fakulty can be found here (only german).
Update: For meetings at Lobeda University Hospital, vaccinated or recovered students need to be tested (PCR or anti-gene) twice a week. So, please get a corresponding test in advance. For example, you can get a test with the Universities self-test centre.
The course gives an introduction into optical techniques used in medical diagnostics and therapy. The topics covered in the course are listed below (preliminary).
(Please note: The course starts earlier, so that you can be back in Jena on time for subsequent lectures)
Zieger / Kaatz
Biophotonic techniques used in dermatology (tumor classification with optical methods, 2-photon microscopy of the skin)
Lecture and practical course take place in the Center for clinical studies, SRH Wald-Klinikum, Main building, Straße des Friedens 122, Gera. To get to the SRH Wald Klinikum take the regional train from Jena West (platform 2) to Gera Süd. In Gera Süd take the bus (lane 11, direction Weißig,Gera) to the Klinikum. A timetable can be found here. Please, see this map for details (In the map the main entrance is marked with a green E).
To be able to participate, you need to be vaccinated and have been tested negative for the Corona virus within less than 24 hours before the beginning of the course. It is possible to do a rapid test on site. Please, allow sufficient time for the test. Participants need to fill out this form. Please, bring also a FFP2 mask.