Study Group
Diffusion/ Perfusion MR
Monday, 20 April 2009
18:30 - 20:30
Room 316BC

18:30 Business Meeting
  - Welcome, results of elections and introduction of new committee
- Summary of accounts / membership
18:45 Scientific Programme
  ‘Diffusion and Perfusion MRI: Measuring Something More Than The Usual?’
18:45 In Vivo Measurement of Water Permeability: When Perfusion Meets Diffusion
  Jiongjiong Wang, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
19:00 Functional Diffusion MRI in Cortex: The Non Vascular Contribution
  Denis Le Bihan, M.D., Ph.D., Neurospin, Gif_Sur-Yvette, France
19:15 The Spatial Dependence of Diffusion Weighted fMRI Signal Changes Observed at High Magnetic Fields
  Essa S. Yacoub, Ph.D., CMRR, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
19:30 Functional Diffusion Changes in Excised Tissue: I DUNNO (Interpreting Diffusion Undergoing New and Novel Opportunities)
  Stephen J. Blackband, Ph.D., University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
19:45 Contributions from the Floor (3 minutes, 2 slides max)
  First 10 minutes reserved for postgrads / postdocs
Next 10 minutes for everyone else
Final 10 minutes for Panel Discussion / summary
20:15 Any Other Business