Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB ~ 19-25 May 2007

The Annual Meeting Program Committee Announces the Winners of The ISMRM-ESMRMB JOINT MEETING OUTSTANDING TEACHER AWARDS

To recognize outstanding educational contributions to the ISMRM-ESMRMB meeting, the Annual Meeting Program Committee acknowledges the highest rated speaker in each educational course. Recipients of these awards have been determined by the evaluation scores which attendees gave to the speakers.

We thank all our attendees who, with their responses, chose these outstanding teachers:

Hyperlink to talks is under construction!!

Weekend Courses
Saturday and Sunday Courses
MR Physics for Physicists

Douglas C. Noll, Ph.D., Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Foundations of Quantitative Image and Data Analysis
Geoffrey J.M. Parker, Ph.D., Manchester, England, UK

Musculoskeletal Imaging
Lynne S. Steinbach, M.D., San Francisco, California, USA

Body MRI by the Experts
Christiane K. Kuhl, M.D., Bonn, Germany - not available

Saturday Courses
Diffusion MRI: The Methods

Denis LeBihan, M.D., Ph.D., Orsay, France

fMRI: Basics to Cutting Edge
James J. Pekar, Ph.D., Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Cardiovascular MRI: From Principles to Protocols
Eike Nagel, M.D., Berlin, Germany

MR Spectroscopy in Clinical Practice
Peter B. Barker, D.Phil., Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Pediatric MR Update
Diego Jaramillo, M.D., MPH, Philadelphia, PA,, USA

MR Interventions-a Hands-on Approach
Yael Inbar, M.D, Ramet-Gan, Israel - not available

Sunday Courses
MRI Safety: Physics, Standards, and Open Problems
Blaine A. Chronik, Ph.D., London, ON, Canada

Molecular Imaging
Robert N. Muller, Ph.D., Mons, Belgium

Experimental Methods in MR of Cancer
Timothy P. Roberts, Ph.D., Philadelphia, PA, USA

Advanced Brain MRI
Derek K. Jones, Ph.D., Cardiff, Wales, UK

Perfusion Imaging
Matthias Guenther, Ph.D., Heidelberg, Germany - not available

Clinical High Field MRI
Christiane K. Kuhl, M.D., Bonn, Germany - not available

Clinical MRI for Physicists
Jeffry R. Alger, Ph.D., Los Angeles, CA, USA

Body MRI by the Experts
Christiane K. Kuhl, M.D., Bonn, Germany - not available

Morning Categorical Courses
Fused Imaging Technology: Hybrid Systems
Rebecca Fahrig, Ph.D., Stanford, CA, USA

Non-MR Quant Methods MR Compared to Competition
Max Wintermark, M.D., San Francisco, CA, USA

Advances in Contrast Agents
Claire Corot, Ph.D., Roissy, France

Advanced MR in Clinical Neuroscience
Soonme Cha, M.D., San Francisco, CA, USA

Whole Body MRI for Clinicians
Sabine Weckbach, M.D., Munich, Germany

Cardiovascular MRI: From Principles to Protocols
David A. Bluemke, M.D., Baltimore, MD, USA

Technical Advances in Body MRI
John Kurhanewicz, Ph.D, San Francisco, CA, USA

The Body in Motion: MRI in the Study of Exercise
Garry E. Gold, M.D., Stanford, CA, USA

Stephen F. Keevil, Ph.D., London, England, UK

Clinical Categorical Courses
- Neuro courses
Alberto Bizzi, M.D., Milano, Italy

- Cardiovascular courses
Bruce A. Wasserman, M.D., Baltimore, MD, USA

- Body courses
Russel N. Low, M.D., La Jolla, CA, USA
Caroline Reinhold, M.D., Montreal, Quebec, Canada

- Cross-disciplinary courses
Walter A. Hall, M.D., Minneapolis, MN, USA

MR Physics and Techniques for Clinicians
Walter Kucharczyk, M.D., Toronto, ON, Canada