Working Groups

Working Groups



Below, you can find a list of active working groups or in formative stage. Any LABI member can join one or more of them. If you wish to join a working group, please, email latambioimaging@gmail.com with your personal information and interests.


Training and Education

This group is responsible for developing and promoting training and education activities in bioimaging in the Latin American region.
Objectives
  • Collaborating in the coordination of training and education activities in the region, other networks and societies.
  • Facilitating the exchange of experience and knowledge among bioimaging professionals in Latin America.
  • Creating educational resources and programs to improve the technical and scientific skills of bioimaging professionals and students.
  • Organizing training courses, workshops, and seminars to promote best practices in bioimaging.
  • Supporting the development of new training programs in bioimaging in the region


Members


Leonel Malacrida
(Board Liaison)



Iván Rey
(Board Liaison)



Anibal Varga



Juan Pablo Henriquez



Gregory Kitten



Christopher Kushmeric



Dawidson Gomes



Hernan Grecco



Rodrigo Vena



María Claudia Marchi



Alejandro Saavedra



Lucia Lopez



Cora Pollak



Victoria Maria Repetto



Gonzalo Escalante


Chairs

Alenka Lovy / Andrés Rossi



Communication

This group is in charge of the internal and external
communication of LABI.
Objectives
  • Developing and implementing a communication strategy for LABI.
  • Creating and managing content for LABI’s website, social media, and newsletters.
  • Promoting LABI’s activities and initiatives to the scientific community, industry, and general public.
  • Facilitating communication and collaboration among LABI members.


Members

Iska Tuero

Iska Tuero


Chairs


Cooperation with partners

This group focuses on building and maintaining strategic partnerships with organizations, institutions and networks that share LABI’s mission and values.
Objectives
  • Identifying potential partners and opportunities for collaboration.
  • Establishing and managing relationships with partners.
  • Collaborating with partners on joint initiatives and projects.
  • Promoting LABI’s mission and values to partners and stakeholders.


Members


Andrés Kamaid



Lía Pietrasanta



Gustavo Chiabrando


Chairs


Outreach & Integration

This group will be responsible for promoting and increasing awareness of LABI’s mission and activities to a broader audience.
Objectives
  • Developing and implementing an outreach strategy for LABI.
  • Engaging with the general public, policymakers, and stakeholders to raise awareness of bioimaging and its applications.
  • Creating educational materials and programs for non-specialist audiences.
  • Building a network of supporters and advocates for bioimaging in the region.


Chairs

Mariana De Niz / Licyel Lenny / Hernan Grecco.



Corporate and industry partners

This group will focus on developing and maintaining relationships with corporate and industry partners.
Objectives
  • Identifying potential partners in the private sector that share LABI’s mission and values.
  • Establishing and managing relationships with corporate and industry partners.
  • Collaborating with partners on joint initiatives and projects.
  • Promoting LABI’s mission and values to corporate and industry partners.