Diffusion Study Group
Monday, 9 May 2011
18:45 - 20:45
Room 710A

18:45 Opening
- Results of the Diffusion-Perfusion split
- Welcome to new Study Group
- Current committee structure
Christian Beaulieu, Ph.D.
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
18:50 Update on upcoming Diffusion Workshop + Discussion Valerij G. Kiselev, Ph.D.
University Hospital Freiburg
Freiburg, Germany
19:05 Debate on "The Role of 7T on Diffusion MRI in vivo Human Studies" Moderator: Fernando Calamante, Ph.D.
                 Brain Research Institute
                 Heidelberg West, Australia
19:10 Pro side: "You Have to be Mad Not Taking Advantage of 7T for Diffusion MRI?"  
Adam W. Anderson, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN, USA
Robin M. Heidemann, Ph.D.
Max Planck Institute
Leipzig, Germany
19:30 Against side: "Why Bother Spending So Much Money on a 7T for Diffusion MRI"  
Christopher P. Hess, M.D., Ph.D.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Van J. Wedeen, M.D.
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA, USA
19:50 Open Discussion  
20:15 Adjourn