International Photodynamic Association (IPA)

IPA World Congress

Biennial World Congress

The IPA World Congresses, held every two years, are the leading PDT meetings bringing together members of the global photodynamic community to advance scientific and clinical research relating to photodiagnosis and photodynamic therapies. Physicians, scientists and industry partners gather to share ideas, research findings and new discoveries in the field of photodynamic medicine, technology and applications.

Upcoming Congresses

Summer 2021: 18th International Photodynamic Association World Congress, Moscow, Russia

18th IPA World Congress, Moscow, Russia Summer 2021 Conference Chair: Elena Filonenko, MD   More information coming soon.

18th IPA World Congress, Moscow, Russia
Summer 2021
Conference Chair: Elena Filonenko, MD

More information coming soon.

 

Summer 2023: 19th International Photodynamic Association World Congress, Shanghai, China

19th IPA World Congress, Shanghai, China Summer 2023 Conference Chair: Xiuli Wang, MD, PhD   More information coming soon.

19th IPA World Congress, Shanghai, China
Summer 2023
Conference Chair: Xiuli Wang, MD, PhD

More information coming soon.

 
 
 

Conference Chair: Tayyaba Hasan, PhD

Link to Abstracts - 17th IPA World Congress

 

Past Conferences

  • 1986 Tokyo, Japan

    • Chair, Y. Hayata

  • 1988 London, England

    • Chair, J. Carruth

  • 1990 Buffalo, USA

    • Chair, T. Dougherty

  • 1992 Milan, Italy

    • Chair, P. Spinelli

  • 1994 Amelia Island, USA

    • Chair, D. Cortese

  • 1996 Melbourne, Australia

    • Co-Chairs, A. Kaye & J. Hill

  • 1998 Nantes, France

    • Chair, T. Patrice

  • 2001 Vancouver, Canada

    • Chair, S. Lam

  • 2003 Miyazaki, Japan

    • Chair, H. Kato

  • 2005 Munich, Germany

    • Chair, D. Jocham

  • 2007 Shanghai, China

    • Chair, Z. Zhu

  • 2009 Seattle, USA

    • Chair, D. Kessel

  • 2011 Innsbruck, Austria

    • Chair, H. Kostron

  • 2013 Seoul, South Korea

    • Chair, W. Ahn

  • 2015 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    • Chair, V. Bagnato

  • 2017 Coimbra, Portugal

    • Chair, L. Arnaut