Elfer KN*, Tulman DB, Luethy S, Silberstein J,  Brown JQ, “Virtual H&E whole-mount fluorescence histology of the entire prostate surface for real-time surgical guidance,” OSA Biomedical Optics Congress, April 2018.

Elfer KN*, Sholl AB,  Brown JQ, “Fluorescent Periodic Acid Schiff and Masson’s Trichrome for nondestructive tissue analysis,” SPIE Photonics West, January 2018.

Elfer KN*, Sholl AB, Wang M, Tulman D, Brown JQ, “Comparison of Monochrome versus Dual-Color Images in Fluorescence Histology on Prostate and Kidney Specimens,” Optical Society of America: 2017 Optics in the Life Sciences. April 2017.

Elfer KN*, “A Preliminary Evaluation of the Tulane Science Scholars Summer Program through Quantitative and Qualitative Self-Assessment (Work in Progress),” Association of Engineering Education: 2017 Annual Conference. June 2017.

Rynearson A, Hicks N, Spingola E, Fair K, Elfer K* “Lessons Learned: Strategies for Creating and Mentoring Diverse Graduate Student Communities,” Association of Engineering Education: 2017 Annual Conference. June 2017.

Elfer KN*, Sholl AB, Brown JQ, “Topical Fluorescent Stain System for Point-of-Care Lung and Prostate Cancer,” Optical Society of America: 2016 Congress on Biomedical Optics, Cancer Therapeutics. April 2016.

Elfer KN, Wang M, Sholl A, Kimbrell H, Miller C, Brown JQ*, “A Topical Fluorescent Analogue for Virtual Hematoxylin and Eosin Histology in Point-of-Care Ex Vivo Microscopy.” 2015 European Conferences on Biomedical Optics, June 2015.


Elfer K, Moore A*, Kimbrell H, Brown JQ, “Fluorescence Staining Strategies for Histological Assessment of Prostate Biopsy.” 31st World Congress of Endourology & SWL. April 2013.