Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB 2014
SMRT 23rd Annual Meeting

10-16 MAY 2014

Milan, Italy

 

 
MiCo Ė Milano Congressi- Piazzale Carlo Magno - 1-20149 Milano, Italy
 
2014 PROGRAM SCHEDULE
Last updated:  20 August, 2014

 

 

FRIDAY
09 MAY 2014

Onsite Registration Opens
14:00 - 20:00

SATURDAY
10 MAY 2014

 

Educational Course Key

 
Body  
 
Cancer  
 
Cardiovascular  
 
Cross Cutting & Emerging Technologies
 
Diffusion/Perfusion  
 
Musculoskeletal  
 
Neuro  
 
Physics & Engineering
 
Educational Course:
Preclinical Cancer Imaging
Educational Course:
Molecular Imaging
Educational Course:
An Update on fMRI
(morning)
Educational Course:
Diffusion Goes Mad
(morning)
Educational Course:
MRI of Sports Related Injuries
Educational Course:
Multidisciplinary Neuroradiology, Part 1
Educational Course:
MR Systems Engineering
Educational Course:
MR Physics for Physicists
(no CME credit)
08:30 - 11:30 08:30 - 11:30
Educational Course:
Functional Connectivity: MRI Measures of Spontaneous Fluctuations in Intrinsic Networks
(afternoon)
Educational Course:
Advanced Diffusion Acquisition
(afternoon)
08:30 - 16:30 08:30 - 17:00 14:00 - 18:00 13:00 - 17:30 08:30 - 17:30 08:00 - 18:00 08:30 - 17:00 08:30 - 18:00
Space 3 Space 4 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Space 2 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3 Red 1 & 2



SMRT Annual Meeting - Day 1
(Technologist/Radiographer Program)
Silver Plenary Hall
 

SUNDAY
11 MAY 2014

Educational Course:
Multidisciplinary Neuroradiology, Part 2
Educational Course:
Cardiac Function, Perfusion & Tissue Characterization
(morning)
Educational Course:
Perfusion
(morning)
Educational Course:
A Practical Guide to MR Safety
(morning)
Educational Course:
Body MRI: How We Do It
Educational Course:
Clinical Cancer MRI: Case-Based
Educational Course:
RF Engineering: Coils
Educational Course:
Imaging Acquisition & Reconstruction
07:30 - 12:00 07:55 - 12:00 07:40 - 12:00 08:00 - 12:00 08:30 - 12:00 08:15 - 12:00 08:30 - 12:00 08:30 - 12:00
Brown 1 & 2 Space 4 Space 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Blue 1 & 2 Space 3 Brown 3 Red 1 & 2

12:15 - 13:15
Gold Corporate Symposium
(no CME credit)
Bracco
Gold Plenary Hall

Educational Course:
Multidisciplinary Neuroradiology, Part 2
Educational Course:
Technical Advances in Cardiovascular Imaging
(afternoon)
Educational Course:
Ultra-High Magnetic Field Diffusion, Perfusion & Functional MRI
(afternoon)
Educational Course:
Methods En Vogue: How Have They Fared Over Time?
(afternoon)
Educational Course:
Body MRI: How We Do It
Educational Course:
Clinical Cancer MRI: Case-Based
Educational Course:
RF Engineering: Coils
Educational Course:
Imaging Acquisition & Reconstruction
13:30 - 18:00 13:30 - 18:35 13:30 - 17:30 13:30 - 17:45 13:30 - 17:00 13:30 - 17:15 13:30 - 16:15 13:30 - 17:30
Brown 1 & 2 Space 4 Space 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Blue 1 & 2 Space 3 Brown 3 Red 1 & 2



SMRT Annual Meeting - Day 2
(Technologist/Radiographer Program)
Silver Plenary Hall
 


Opening Reception in Technical Exhibition
Exhibition Hall
17:45 to 19:15

 
 

MONDAY
12 MAY 2014
Exhibition Hall 10:00-18:30 Electronic Poster Index (all Electronic Posters)
Traditional Poster Hall 07:00-20:30 Traditional Poster Index (all Traditional Posters)

PLENARY SESSION
Gold Plenary Hall
07:05-10:20
 
07:05 Welcome & Awards
Peter Jezzard, Ph.D., ISMRM 2013-2014 President
Elna-Marie Larsson, M.D., Ph.D., ESMRMB President
Derek K. Jones, Ph.D., 2014 Annual Meeting Program Chair
(includes International Fashion Parade & Secret Soprano performers)
     
08:20  Mansfield Lecture: Innovation in MRI: Seize the First Moment
Thomas M. Grist, M.D., F.A.C.R.
     
     
  How MRI Became the Gold Standard
Organizers: Meng Law, M.D., M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.R., William B. Morrison, M.D. &
Ivan Pedrosa, M.D.
       
09:00 Technical Developments: Brain MRI in Stroke, Max Wintermark, M.D.
09:20 Epidemiologic Studies: Cardiac MRI in Thalasemia, John C. Wood, M.D., Ph.D.
09:40 Clinical Experience: MRI Assessment of Cartilage, Hollis G. Potter, M.D.
10:00 Clinical Trials: MRI Staging of Rectal Cancer, Gina Brown, M.D., M.R.C.P., F.R.C.R.
       
10:20     Adjournment
       

10:20 - 10:45
BREAK
Product Theatre Schedule
MONDAY 10:45 - 12:45
Power
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Neuro: Brains or Bust
(0005-0019)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Cancer
(1029-1165)
Musculoskeletal
(1166-1275)

Electronic
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Relaxation
(3195-3242)
Magnetic Susceptibility Contrast & Mapping
(3243-3290)
Magnetization Transfer
(3291-3338)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

MR Safety
Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Cardiac MR
Scientific Session

Young Investigator Award Presentations
(0020-0025)
Scientific Session

Unique Acquisition Strategies 1
(0026-0035)

Scientific Session

Cancer Preclinical: Animal Studies
(0042-0051)

Scientific Session

Diffusion Applications
(0052-0061)

Scientific Session

MRS of the CNS 1
(0062-0071)

Scientific Session

Normal Developing Brain
(0072-0081)

Combined Educational & Scientific Session:
PET-MRI & Whole Body MRI

(0036-0041)
Educational Course:
Spine Imaging
Educational Course:
MR-Guided HIFU
Space 1/Power Poster Theatre & Traditional Poster Hall Traditional Poster Hall Exhibition
Hall
Amber 1&2, Lounge
Amber 5, Theatre
Amber 7&8, Lounge
Amber 6, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Space 4 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3
12:45 - 14:15
LUNCH
Product Theatre Schedule
13:00 - 14:00
Gold Corporate Symposium
(no CME credit)
Siemens
Gold Plenary Hall
MONDAY 14:15 - 16:15
Power
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Powerful Acquisition & Reconstruction Techniques
(0082-0096)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Young Investigator Award Poster Presentations
(0020-0025)

Electronic
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Neuro 1
(3339-3528)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

High Field Systems & Applications
Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Hyperpolarized Media MR
Scientific Session

Diffusion Biophysics & Microstructure Imaging
(0097-0106)

Scientific Session

Vessel Wall Imaging
(0107-0116)

Scientific Session

Normal Brain Anatomy
(0117-0126)

Scientific Session

Fetal/ Neonatal/ Pediatric MRI
(0127-0136)

Scientific Session

Hepatobiliary 1
(0137-0146)

Scientific Session

Clinical & Translational Cartilage MRI
(0147-0156)

Educational Course:
ISMRM/SMRT Joint Forum
PET-MRI

 
Educational Course:
Neurodegenerative Disease & Movement Disorders
Educational Course:
Imaging of Cancer: Beyond Anatomy & Morphology
Space 1/Power Poster Theatre & Traditional Poster Hall Traditional Poster Hall Exhibition
Hall
Amber 1&2, Lounge
Amber 5, Theatre
Amber 7&8, Lounge
Amber 6, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Brown 1 & 2 Space 4 Brown 3
16:15 - 16:30
BREAK
Product Theatre Schedule
MONDAY 16:30 - 18:30
Power
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Functional Connectivity: Clinical & Preclinical
(0157-0171)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

MR Engineering;
MR Safety: Safety & Bioeffects; Ultra-High Field

(1276-1437)

Electronic
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Body
(3529-3671)
Interventional
(3672-3718)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

MR in Drug Research
Scientific Session

MR Safety
(0172-0181)

Scientific Session

Myocardial Tissue Characterization
(0182-0191)

Scientific Session

Molecular Imaging: New Agents & New Targets
(0182-0201)

Scientific Session

Magnetization Transfer
(0202-0211)

Scientific Session

Perfusion & Permeability: Applications
(0212-0221)

Scientific Session

Neuro Developmental & Pediatric Disorders
(0222-0231)

Educational Course:
Advanced Cartilage Imaging
Educational Course:
Quantitative Biomarkers of Diffuse Liver Disease
Educational Course:
MR Physics & Techniques for Clinicians
Space 1/Power Poster Theatre & Traditional Poster Hall Traditional Poster Hall Exhibition
Hall
Amber 1&2, Lounge
Amber 5, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Space 4 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3
 
 

TUESDAY
13 MAY 2014
Exhibition Hall 09:30-18:00 Electronic Poster Index (all Electronic Posters)
Traditional Poster Hall 07:00-19:45 Traditional Poster Index (all Traditional Posters)

Sunrise Educational Courses
07:00 - 7:50

Educational Course:
Hot Topics in Body MRI
Educational Course:
Debate: Clinical Utility of CEST in Oncology
Educational Course:
Cardiac MRI: A Dialogue Between a Radiologist & a Physicist
Educational Course:
Clinical Imaging for Engineers & Scientists
Educational Course:
Translational Pathways & Validation
Educational Course:
Quantitative Imaging & Modeling
Educational Course:
CNS Connectivity: The MR Connectome
Educational Course:
High Field Strength 7T MSK Imaging
Educational Course:
Absolute Beginnerís Guide to Neuroimaging Methods
Educational Course:
Nuts & Bolts of Advanced Imaging
Brown 1 & 2 Silver Red 1 & 2 Brown 3 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Space 3 Space 2 Space 1 Space 4

PLENARY SESSION
Gold Plenary Hall

08:15-09:30

Magnet Technology: Where We Came From, Where We Are, Where We Are Going To
Organizers: Richard W. Bowtell, Ph.D., M.A., Xiaoping P. Hu, Ph.D. & Keith R. Thulborn, M.D., Ph.D.
         
  08:15 The Human-Compatible Magnet, Simon Pittard, Ph.D.
  08:40 The Physicist's View of UHF of Humans, Peter R. Luijten, Ph.D.
  09:05 The Physician's Expectations for Human UHF, Paul M. Matthews, M.D., D.Phil.
         
  09:30      Adjournment
         

09:30 - 10:00
BREAK
Product Theatre Schedule

TUESDAY 10:00 - 12:00

Power
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Cardiovascular
(0235-0249)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Pulse Sequences & Reconstruction
(1438-1698)

Electronic
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

MR Spectroscopy, Spectroscopic & Non-Proton Imaging, ESR
(3719-3790)
Molecular Imaging
(3791-3838)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

MR of Cancer
Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

MR Engineering
Scientific Session

Brain Integrity with Trauma & Aging
(0250-0259)

Scientific Session

Thermometry & Thermotherapy
(0260-0269)

Scientific Session

Diffusion Tractography
(0270-0279)

Scientific Session

Advanced Brain Tumor 1
(0280-0289)

Scientific Session

Lung & Mediastinum
(0290-0299)

Scientific Session

Quantitative Methods in Musculoskeletal Tissues
(0300-0309)

Educational Course:
Gastrointestinal
Educational Course:
Thinking Outside the Black Box: A Self-Help Guide to Neuroimaging Analysis
Educational Course:
How Other Modalities Compare/ Compete/ Complement: Choose Thy Weapon
Space 1/Power Poster Theatre & Traditional Poster Hall Traditional Poster Hall Exhibition
Hall
Amber 1&2, Lounge
Amber 5, Theatre
Amber 7&8, Lounge
Amber 6, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Space 4 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3

12:00 - 13:30
LUNCH
Product Theatre Schedule

12:15 - 13:15
Gold Corporate Symposium
(no CME credit)
GE Healthcare: Imagine What MR Can Be
Gold Plenary Hall

TUESDAY 13:30 - 15:30

Power
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Ultra-High Field Engineering: Coils, Hardware & Methods
(0310-0324)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Neuro 1
(1699-1872)

Electronic
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Cardiovascular
(3839-3979)
Musculoskeletal
(3980-4027)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Diffusion
Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Interventional MR
Scientific Session

Novel Applications of Compressed Sensing
(0325-0334)

Scientific Session

Relaxometry
(0335-0344)

Scientific Session

Epilepsy & Brain Modulation
(0351-0360)

Scientific Session

Advanced Brain Tumor 2
(0361-0370)

Scientific Session

Hepatobiliary 2
(0371-0380)

Scientific Session

Multimodal fMRI
(0381-0390)

Educational Course:
MRI of Professional Athletes
Educational Course:
Cardiac MRI: Clinical Challenges
Combined Educational & Scientific Session:
Cerebrovascular Reserve

(0345-0350)
Space 1/Power Poster Theatre & Traditional Poster Hall Traditional Poster Hall Exhibition
Hall
Amber 1&2, Lounge
Amber 5, Theatre
Amber 7&8, Lounge
Amber 6, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Space 4 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3

15:30 - 16:00
BREAK
Product Theatre Schedule

TUESDAY 16:00 - 18:00

Focused Discussion
(no CME credit)

Microstructure From All Angles
(0391-0396)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Neuro 2
(1872-2113)

Electronic
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Cancer
(4028-4123)
Functional MRI (Neuro)
(4124-4219)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Molecular & Cellular Imaging
Scientific Session

Novel RF Coil Concepts
(0397-0406)

Scientific Session

Image Processing & Analysis
(0407-0416)

Scientific Session

Arterial Spin Labeling
(0417-0426)

Scientific Session

Myocardial Function: Technical Developments
(0427-0436)

Scientific Session

Functional Connectivity
(0437-0446)

Scientific Session

Renal Imaging:
Development & Applications

(0447-0456)

Scientific Session

Normal Brain Physiology by MRS & Other Modalities
(0457-0466)

Educational Course:
MRI Neurography & Plexus Imaging
Educational Course:
MR Physics & Techniques for Clinicians
Space 1 Traditional Poster Hall Exhibition
Hall
Amber 7&8, Lounge
Amber 6, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Space 4 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3
  ESMRMB Business Meeting
(no CME credit)
18:15 - 19:15
Space 4
 

WEDNESDAY
14 MAY 2014
Exhibition Hall 09:30-18:00 Electronic Poster Index (all Electronic Posters)
Traditional Poster Hall 07:00-21:30 Traditional Poster Index (all Traditional Posters)

Sunrise Educational Courses
07:00 - 7:50

Educational Course:
Hot Topics in Body MRI
Educational Course:
Debate: Clinical Utility of PET-MRI in Oncology
Educational Course:
MRA: A Dialogue between a Radiologist & a Physicist
Educational Course:
Clinical Imaging for Engineers & Scientists
Educational Course:
Translational Pathways & Validation
Educational Course:
Quantitative Imaging & Modeling
Educational Course:
Presurgical Brain Mapping
Educational Course:
Fat Quantifications in MSK Imaging
Educational Course:
Absolute Beginnerís Guide to Neuroimaging Methods
Educational Course:
Nuts & Bolts of Advanced Imaging
Brown 1 & 2 Silver Red 1 & 2 Brown 3 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Space 3 Space 2 Space 1 Space 4

PLENARY SESSION
Gold Plenary Hall

08:10-09:30


Obesity & MRI
Organizers: Brian A. Hargreaves, Ph.D. & Scott B. Reeder, M.D., Ph.D.

         
  08:10 The Obesity Epidemic & Its Impact on Health, Michael I. Goran, M.D., Ph.D.
  08:30 Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) & Cardiovascular Disease, Christopher Byrne, M.B.Bch., Ph.D., FRCP, FRCPath
  08:50 Emerging MRI Biomarkers of Obesity & Diabetes: Technical Challenges, Solutions & Future Directions, Fritz Schick, M.D., Ph.D.
         
  09:10  NIBIB New Horizons: MRI in an Era of Multi-Scale Neuroscience: Where Do We Go from Here, Karla L. Miller, Ph.D.
         
  09:30      Adjournment
         

09:30 - 10:00
BREAK
Product Theatre Schedule

WEDNESDAY 10:00 - 12:00

Power
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Molecular Imaging & Spectroscopy
(0471-0485)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Body
(2114-2312)
Interventional
(2313-2362)

Electronic
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Pulse Sequences & Reconstruction
(4220-4411)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

White Matter
Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Detection & Correction of Motion in MRI & MRS
Scientific Session

Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia
(0486-0495)

Scientific Session

Velocity & Flow
(0496-0505)

Scientific Session

Stroke: MRA & Vessel Wall Imaging
(0512-0521)

Scientific Session

Perfusion & Permeability: Contrast Agent Methods
(0522-0531)

Scientific Session

Non-Proton MRS
(0532-0541)

Scientific Session

Parallel Transmit Methods & Hardware
(0542-0551)

Educational Course:
Lung
Educational Course:
Emerging Brain Techniques
Combined Educational & Scientific Session:
Osteoporosis Hybrid Imaging
(0506-0511)
Space 1/Power Poster Theatre & Traditional Poster Hall Traditional Poster Hall Exhibition
Hall
Amber 1&2, Lounge
Amber 5, Theatre
Amber 7&8, Lounge
Amber 6, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3 Space 4
Hands-On Workshop 1
(no CME credit)
Siemens
Advanced Postprocessing of Multi-Parametric Prostate MRI
Hands-On Workshop 1
(no CME credit)
GE Healthcare
 
Hands-On Workshop 1
(no CME credit)
Philips Healthcare
Neuro/MSK
Orange 1 Orange 2 Orange 3

12:00 - 13:30
LUNCH
Product Theatre Schedule

12:15 - 13:15
Gold Corporate Symposium
Philips Healthcare
(no CME credit)
Gold Plenary Hall

WEDNESDAY 13:30 - 15:30

Power
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Body MRI
(0552-0566)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Cardiovascular
(2363-2552)

Electronic
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Diffusion
(4412-4555)
Perfusion
(4556-4603)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

MR Spectroscopy
Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Musculoskeletal MR
Scientific Session

Neurodegenerative Disease (Not Alzheimer's Disease or Dementia)
(0567-0576)

Scientific Session

Neuroscience Clinical Applications of fMRI
(0577-0586)

Scientific Session

Stroke: Clinical Applications & Predictive Modeling
(0587-0596)

Scientific Session

Reconstruction & Processing Methods for Quantitative Susceptibility Mapping
(0597-0606)

Scientific Session

Unique Acquisition Strategies 2
(0607-0616)

Scientific Session

RF Arrays & Related Technology
(0617-0626)

Educational Course:
Vascular MRI: Clinical Challenges
Educational Course:
MRomics
Educational Course:
Emerging Spine Techniques
Space 1/Power Poster Theatre & Traditional Poster Hall Traditional Poster Hall Exhibition
Hall
Amber 1&2, Lounge
Amber 5, Theatre
Amber 7&8, Lounge
Amber 6, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3 Space 4
Hands-On Workshop 2
(no CME credit)
Siemens
Diffusion: Principles, Protocols & Tractography
Hands-On Workshop 2
(no CME credit)
GE Healthcare
 
Hands-On Workshop 2
(no CME credit)
Philips Healthcare
Body/Cardiovascular
Orange 1 Orange 2 Orange 3
 

15:30 - 16:00
BREAK
Product Theatre Schedule

WEDNESDAY 16:00 - 18:00

Power
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Electromagnetic Tissue Property Mapping: Challenges & Solutions
(0627-0641)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Diffusion
(2553-2696)
Perfusion
(2697-2760)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Current Issues in Brain Function
Scientific Session

Multi-Band Methods
(0642-0651)

Scientific Session

Contrast Enhanced MRA
(0652-0661)

Scientific Session

Diffusion: Novel Acquisition
(0662-0671)

Scientific Session

MR-Guided Needle Interventions & Beyond
(0672-0681)

Scientific Session

Molecular Imaging: New Mechanisms & Techniques
(0682-0691)

Scientific Session

MRS of the CNS 2
(0692-0701)

Scientific Session

Breast Cancer: Clinical & Technical
(0702-0711)

Educational Course:
Pancreas & Biliary
Educational Course:
MR Physics & Techniques for Clinicians
Space 1/Power Poster Theatre & Traditional Poster Hall Traditional Poster Hall Amber 1&2, Lounge
Amber 5, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Space 4 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3
  ISMRM Business Meeting
(no CME credit)
18:15 - 19:15
Space 4
 

 

 
THURSDAY
15 MAY 2014
Exhibition Hall 09:30-16:30 Electronic Poster Index (all Electronic Posters)
Traditional Poster Hall 07:00-16:30 Traditional Poster Index (all Traditional Posters)

Sunrise Educational Courses
07:00 - 7:50

Educational Course:
Hot Topics in Body MRI
Educational Course:
Debate: Clinical Utility of MRS in Oncology
Educational Course:
Emerging Cardiovascular Imaging Techniques
Educational Course:
Clinical Imaging for Engineers & Scientists
Educational Course:
Translational Pathways & Validation
Educational Course:
Quantitative Imaging & Modeling
Educational Course:
Post-Treatment Brain Evaluation
Educational Course:
Dynamic MSK Imaging
Educational Course:
Absolute Beginnerís Guide to Neuroimaging Methods
Educational Course:
Nuts & Bolts of Advanced Imaging
Brown 1 & 2 Silver Red 1 & 2 Brown 3 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Space 3 Space 2 Space 1 Space 4

PLENARY SESSION
Gold Plenary Hall

08:00-10:00
08:00    Young Investigator Awards Presentation, Jeffrey J. Neil, M.D., Ph.D., 2014-2015 ISMRM President
     
08:15  Lauterbur Lecture:  Probing a Microscopic World at a Macroscopic Scale: The Magic of Diffusion MRI
Denis Le Bihan, M.D., Ph.D.
Perfusion in the Brain, Heart & Body
Organizers: Craig H. Meyer, Ph.D. & Eric C. Wong, M.D., Ph.D.
         
  09:00 Cerebral Perfusion Imaging, Matthias J. P. van Osch, Ph.D.
  09:20 Myocardial Perfusion Imaging, Sebastian Kozerke, Ph.D.
  09:40 Body Perfusion Imaging, Robert R. Edelman, M.D.
         
  10:00      Adjournment
         

10:00 - 10:30
BREAK
Product Theatre Schedule

THURSDAY 10:30 - 12:30

Power
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Perfusion & Permeability
(0715-0729)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Molecular Imaging
(2761-2870)
MR Spectroscopy, Spectroscopic & Non-Proton Imaging, ESR
(2871-2976)

Electronic
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Neuro 2
(4604-4794)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Flow & Motion Quanititation
 
Scientific Session

Diffusion Analysis
(0730-0739)

Scientific Session

Image Reconstruction from Sparse Data
(0740-0749)

Scientific Session

Normal Brain Physiology by BOLD
(0750-0759)

Scientific Session

Moving Magnetization in Milano: NOE, APT & CEST
(0760-0769)

Scientific Session

Hyperpolarized Gas Imaging
(0770-0779)

Scientific Session

Advances in Human PET-MRI
(0780-0789)

Educational Course:
Bone Tumor Imaging
Educational Course:
Multiple Sclerosis
Educational Course:
Everything You Wanted to Know about Magnetic Susceptibility  & Why It Is Important
Space 1/Power Poster Theatre & Traditional Poster Hall Traditional Poster Hall Exhibition
Hall
Amber 1&2, Lounge
Amber 5, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3 Space 4
Hands-On Workshop 3
(no CME credit)
Siemens
Biograph mMR: Innovative Clinical & Research Platform
Hands-On Workshop 3
(no CME credit)
GE Healthcare
 
Hands-On Workshop 3
(no CME credit)
Philips Healthcare
Neuro/MSK
Orange 1 Orange 2 Orange 3
 

12:30 - 13:30
LUNCH
Product Theatre Schedule

THURSDAY 13:30 - 15:30

Power
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Diffusion Controversies
(0790-0804)

Traditional
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

Functional MRI (Neuro)
(2977-3121)
Relaxation
(3122-3148) Magnetization Transfer
(3149-3169)
Magnetic Susceptibility Contrast & Mapping
(3170-3194)
 

Electronic
Poster
Session
(no CME credit)

MR Engineering
(4795-4865)

MR Safety: Safety & Bioeffects
(4866-4910)
Ultra-High Field
(4911-4934)

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Perfusion
Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Electro-Magnetic Tissue Properties
Scientific Session

MRS & Other
(0805-0814)

Scientific Session

Efficient Trajectories
(0815-0824)

Scientific Session

Psychiatric Disorders
(0832-0841)

Scientific Session

Cancer Preclinical: Cells to Animals
(0842-0851)

Scientific Session

Female Pelvis/ Fetal/ GI
(0852-0861)

Scientific Session

fMRI: Acquisition & Optimization
(0862-0871)

Educational Course:
Cardiovascular MRI at 3T & Beyond
Educational Course:
Artifact Gameshow: Ciao Artefatti!
Combined Educational & Scientific Session:
Diabetes & Muscle Imaging

(0825-0831)
Space 1/Power Poster Theatre & Traditional Poster Hall Traditional Poster Hall Exhibition
Hall
Amber 1&2, Lounge
Amber 5, Theatre
Amber 7&8, Lounge
Amber 6, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3 Space 4
Hands-On Workshop 4
(no CME credit)
Siemens
Diffusion: Principles, Protocols & Tractography
Hands-On Workshop 4
(no CME credit)
GE Healthcare
 
Hands-On Workshop 4
(no CME credit)
Philips Healthcare
Body/Cardiovascular
Orange 1 Orange 2 Orange 3
 

15:30 - 16:00
BREAK
Product Theatre Schedule

THURSDAY 16:00 - 18:00

Study Group
Session
(no CME credit)

Psychiatric MR Spectroscopy & Imaging
Scientific Session

Myocardial Function & Perfusion
(0872-0881)

Scientific Session

Methods for Motion Correction
(0882-0891)

Scientific Session

Magnetic Susceptibility: Towards Clinical Application
(0892-0901)

Scientific Session

MS in White Matter
(0902-0911)

Scientific Session

Tumor Therapy Response: Preclinical & Clinical
(0912-0921)

Scientific Session

System Components & Field Control
(0922-0931)

Educational Course:
MR-Guided Electro-Physiology Procedures
Educational Course:
Diffusion in the Body
Educational Course:
MR Physics & Techniques for Clinicians
Amber 7&8, Lounge
Amber 6, Theatre
Space 2 Space 3 Space 4 Silver Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3 Red 1 & 2 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3


Closing Party
Hall 3, MiCo
18:15 to 22:00

 
FRIDAY
16 MAY 2014

 

08:00-10:00
Scientific Session

Non-Contrast Enhanced Coronary & Peripheral MRA
(0932-0941)

Scientific Session

Exciting RF: Mapping, Design & Applications
(0942-0951)

Scientific Session

MS in Gray Matter
(0952-0961)

Scientific Session

Clinical Prostate Cancer
(0962-0971)

Scientific Session

Non-Gaussian Diffusion
(0972-0980)

Scientific Session

Hyperpolarized Contrast Agents
(0981-0990)

Scientific Session

Novel & Early High Field Human Imaging
(0991-1000)

Scientific Session

Diabetes & Fat Metabolism
(1001-1010)

Scientific Session

fMRI: Beyond BOLD
(1011-1020)

Space 2 Space 3 Space 4 Brown 1 & 2 Brown 3 Silver Red 1 & 2 Blue 1 & 2 Yellow 1, 2 & 3

10:00 - 10:30
BREAK


PLENARY SESSION
Gold Plenary Hall

10:30-12:00

Bamboccioni: Powerful, Promising MR Techniques that Have Yet to Leave Home- Challenges to Widespread Clinical Adoption
Organizers: Joseph J. H. Ackerman, Ph.D. & Garry E. Gold, M.D.
           
  10:30 Coronary Angiography: The Promise, Hajime Sakuma, M.D.  
      Coronary Angiography: The Challenge, Tim Leiner, M.D., Ph.D., E.B.C.R.  
        Coronary Angiography Q&A  
  10:50 Targeted Molecular Imaging Contrast Agents: The Promise, Angelique Louie, Ph.D.  
      Targeted Molecular Imaging Contrast Agents: The Challenge, Robert N. Muller, Ph.D.  
        Targeted Molecular Imaging Contrast Agents Q&A  
  11:10 Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer: The Promise, Peter van Zijl, Ph.D.  
      Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer: The Challenge, Xavier G. Golay, Ph.D.  
        Chemical Exchange Saturation Transfer Q&A  
  11:30 MR Spectroscopy: The Promise, SebastiŠn CerdŠn, Ph.D.  
      MR Spectroscopy: The Challenge, Jullie W. Pan, M.D., Ph.D.  
        MR Spectroscopy Q&A  
  11:50     Summary Discussion  
           
  12:00     Adjournment  

 
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