The ISMRM is committed to providing opportunities for its members to connect, engage and develop. As an ISMRM member, you have access to:

Journal Club Virtual Meetings – providing a platform for a dynamic, international, cross-cutting journal club moderated by experts in the field. The papers for discussion come from the Society’s journals with live access to the authors. Discussion and debate are promoted by expert moderators, with contributions from the virtual audience. Registration is free and open to all ISMRM members.

Study Group Virtual Meetings – providing a platform for 24 study groups, established to foster interaction among members with a common interest in topical and active areas of MR. Topics for discussion come from the study groups with discussion and debate promoted by expert moderators, with contributions from the virtual audience. Registration is free and open to all ISMRM members, with priority given to members of the respective Study Group.

Check back soon for announcements on our next Virtual Meeting!

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Virtual Journal Club Meeting Archives

12 September 2013
Session 11: Journal Club – MR Elastography

Guests: Richard L. Ehman, M.D., Mark A. Griswold, Ph.D., & Claude B. Sirlin, M.D.

29 August 2013
Session 10: Journal Club – Vessel Selective ASL

Guests: Mark A. Griswold, Ph.D., Jeroen Hendrikse, M.D., Ph.D., Thomas W. Okell, D.Phil., M.Sci., M.Sc., & Eric C. Wong, M.D., Ph.D.

27 June 2013
Session 9: Journal Club – Gadgetron: An Open Source Framework for Medical Image Reconstruction

Guests: Mark A. Griswold, Michael S. Hansen, James G. Pipe & Thomas S. Sørensen
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30 May 2013
Session 8: Journal Club – MR Imaging Around Metal

Guests: Mark A. Griswold, Ph.D., Brian A. Hargreaves, Ph.D., and Mary Hochman, M.D.

19 October 2012
Session 7: Journal Club – Susceptibility Weighted Imaging (SWI)

Guests: Markus Barth, Ph.D., Chunlei Liu, Ph.D., Jürgen R. Reichenbach, Ph.D.

16 August 2012
Session 6: Journal Club – MR Measurement of Hyperpolarized Tracers

Guests: James A. Bankson, Ph.D., Kevin M. Brindle, Ph.D., John Kurhanewicz, Ph.D.

11 July 2012
Session 5: First Annual ISMRM-OHBM Joint Virtual Workshop

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Guests: Peter Dechent, Ph.D., Manhua Liu, Ph.D., Hui Mao, Ph.D., Karla L. Miller, Ph.D., Deqiang Qiu, Ph.D., Andrew Reid, Ines R. Violante

7 June 2012
Session 4: ISMRM Challenge

Guests: Diego Hernando, Ph.D., Houchun Hu, Ph.D., Samuel A. Hurley, M.S., Yun Jiang, M.S., Alexey Samsonov, Ph.D., Jeffrey Tsao, Ph.D., MBA

20 April 2012
Session 3: Virtually Melbourne

Guests: Mark A. Griswold, Ph.D., Brian A. Hargreaves, Ph.D., Tamer S. Ibrahim, Ph.D., Karla L. Miller, Ph.D., James G. Pipe, Ph.D., Claudia A. Wheeler-Kingshott, Ph.D.

28 March 2012
Session 2: Review of ISMRM Workshop Fat/Water Separation

Guests: Mark A. Griswold, Ph.D., Diego Hernando, Ph.D., Houchun Hu, Ph.D., Yun Jiang, M.S., Scott B. Reeder, M.D., Ph.D.

22 June 2011
Session 1: What is Compressed Sensing & What is it Good For?

Guests: Ganesh Adluru, Ph.D., Michael Lustig, Ph.D., Shreyas S. Vasanawala, M.D., Ph.D.

 Other Virtual Meeting Archives

25 July 2017
ISMRM-SNMMI PET/MRI Virtual Meeting: Attenuation Correction
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Guests: Hongyu An, Ph.D.; Silin Ren, Ph.D. Cand.

25 May 2017
PET/MRI Virtual Meeting: Prostate Cancer Imaging
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Guests: Steve Cho, M.D.; Baris Turkbey, M.D.

Virtual Study Group Meeting Archives

26 October 2017
Electro-Magnetic Tissue Properties Study Group

Hot Topics in QSM

• Pascal Spincemaille Ph.D. & Zhe Liu
• Viktor Vegh Ph.D. & Surabhi Sood

19 October 2017
Diffusion Study Group

Complementary Informed Microstructure & Tractography?

• Alessandro Daducci, Ph.D.
• Nikola Stikov, Ph.D.

21 September 2017
MR Spectroscopy Study Group

jMRUI: Software for MRS Data Processing and Quantitation

• Jana Starčuková, Ph.D.

14 September 2017
MR Engineering Study Group

Updates on Wireless and Fiber-optic MR Signal Transmission

Pathway to Wireless MRI
• Greig Scott, Stanford University, USA
In-Bore Digitization and Fiber-Optic Signal Transmission
• David Brunner, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

07 September 2017
Joint High Field Study Group and Safety Study Group Meeting

Safety Always Comes First: UHF MR and Biological Hazards
• Masah Fatahi, Otto von Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany
How To Get An UHF Project Up & Running: A Case for Pushing the Field Strength Boundaries with a 10.5 Tesla Human MR System
• Gregory Metzger, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
Practical and Safety Perspectives on Dielectric Shimming in High Field MRI
• Wyger Brink from Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

17 August 2017
Hyperpolarized Media Study Group

Emerging Applications of Hyperpolarization

Jiazheng Wang “1H imaging of hyperpolarized [1-13C]lactate in vivo”
Sarah Svenningsen “Pulmonary MRI to better Understand and Treat Asthma”Jamie P. Near, Ph.D.

20 July 2017
MR Spectroscopy Study Group

MRS Simulation & Preprocessing Using the FID-A Toolkit

Guest: Jamie P. Near, Ph.D.

15 June 2017
MR Spectroscopy Study Group

INSPECTOR: The New Kid on the Block

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Guests: Christoph Juchem, Ph.D.

23 February 2017
MR Spectroscopy Study Group

SpectrIm: A Tool for the Combined Analysis of MR Spectroscopy & Imaging

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Guests: Nuno Barros, M.Sc., Johannes Slotboom, Ph.D.

03 November 2016
PET-MRI Study Group

Guests: Valentin Riedl, Elizabeth Mormino, Yi Su

09 April 2015
Diffusion Study Group: Fiber Tractography Challenge 2015

Guests: Maxime Descoteaux, Ph.D., Christopher P. Hess, M.D., Ph.D.

11 December 2014
White Matter Study Group: “An Introduction to Inhomogeneous Magnetization Transfer”

Guests: David C. Alsop, Ph.D., I-Wen Evan Chen, B.Sc., Guillaume Duhamel, Ph.D., Olivier M. Girard, Ph.D., and Gopal K. Varma, Ph.D.

09 October 2014
White Matter Study Group: “Characterizing White Matter Microstructure with in vivo Histology”

Guests: Mark D. Does, Ph.D., Tanguy Duval, M.Sc., and Nikola A. Stikov, Ph.D.

27 February 2014
Current Issues in Brain Function Study Group: “Connecting to the Connectome”

Guests: Jennifer Elam, Ph.D., Gregory K. Farber, Ph.D., Todd Parrish, Ph.D., Stam Sotiropoulos, Ph.D., David C. Van Essen, Ph.D., and An (Joseph) Vu, Ph.D.

21 November 2013
Interventional Study Group: “Reimbursement in Interventional MRI”

Program for “Reimbursement in Interventional MRI”
Guests: Richard Duszak, M.D., Bonnie Gillum, Sherif G. Nour, M.D., FRCR, Carol Prescott, Tobias R. Schaeffter, Ph.D. and Clifford R. Weiss, M.D.

19 September 2013
White Matter Study Group Meeting: “Assessing White Matter: Frequency Shifts in MRI Signal and Underlying Tissue Changes”

Guests: Evan Chen, B.Sc., Mark D. Does, Ph.D., Yi Wang, Ph.D., Cynthia Wisnieff, B.Sc.

5 September 2013
Dynamic MR Spectroscopy Study Group Meeting: “MRSI in Clinical Practice – Reaching Consensus”

Guests: Peter B. Barker, D.Phil., Alberto Bizzi, M.D., Andrew A. Maudsley, Ph.D., Sarah J. Nelson, Ph.D., Jullie W. Pan, M.D., Ph.D., Stefan Posse, Ph.D., Tom W. J. Scheenen, Ph.D.

25 July 2013
Perfusion Study Group Meeting: “Recommended Implementation of Arterial Spin Labeling Perfusion MRI for Clinical Applications: Reaching Consensus”

Guests: David C. Alsop, Ph.D., Xavier G. Golay, Ph.D., Luis Hernandez-Garcia, Ph.D., Hanzhang Lu, Ph.D., Eric C. Wong, M.D., Ph.D. & Greg Zaharchuk, M.D., Ph.D.