An international association of photographers, videographers and graphic designers who create visual media for medicine and science.
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic BIOCOMM will become a year of virtual events. Monthly Zoom sessions of workshops, plenary presentations, Infoshare and our annual Business Meeting and Town Hall meetings will be spread throughout 2021. Virtual BIOCOMM 2021 gives us an opportunity to stay connected while continuing to learn and network.
Confocal is an advanced form of fluorescence microscopy which allows researchers to non-destructively focus through a cell or tissue specimen while acquiring a stack of extremely sharp images.
James Hayden, RBP, FBCA is the current BCA Vice President and has been Managing Director of the Wistar Institute Imaging Shared Resource for 19 years. He is a frequent presenter at past BCA meetings. His lab provides a wide range of imaging services using basic and advanced forms of photomicrography, including widefield, time-lapse imaging, confocal microscopy and 2-photon microscopy.
Confocal Training Videos
To get the most out of these workshops, please watch these two confocal training videos.
Please join us each month for Virtual BIOCOMM 2021. All are welcome to attend! Come and participate and meet new colleagues.
If you have something to share please email Connie Johansen, Director Conferences.
Our in-person annual meeting BIOCOMM 2022 will be in Santa Fe, New Mexico May 17‑22, 2022.
The BioCommunications Association is pleased to announce the BioImages 2020 Salon! The Salon entries are now posted in the BioImages Gallery. Many thanks to the Judges for their hard work and expertise selecting this year's Salon and Award winners.
In the Spring 2021 issue of the news, find out about exciting changes coming to our BCA website and BioImages. Celebrate with Emeritus members and experience Jim Wetzel's special place of solitude. BCA celebrates the women of the BCA. Don't miss out on Virtual BIOCOMM 2021.
View issue 44-2 of the Journal of Biocommunication online. Articles included: