ISMRM 21st Annual Meeting & Exhibition 20-26 April 2013 Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Revenge: Game Show
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
ORGANIZERS: David B. Hackney, M.D. & Claudia A. Wheeler-Kingshott, Ph.D.
Tuesday, 23 April 2013
This course will have a new format. It will be run as a game-show where teams of clinicians and of scientists will challenge each other in understanding clinical and technical MRI issues. They will put themselves in each other shoes and try to involve the audience in helping finding the answers.

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Understand the use of MRI for clinical diagnosis;
  • Understand the limitations of MRI in clinical diagnosis;
  • Understand possible sources of artefacts in MRI;
  • Understand possible errors due to processing of MRI images;
  • Understand how to approach a clinical problem; and
  • Understand how to approach a technical issue.


Moderators: David B. Hackney, M.D. & Claudia A. Wheeler-Kingshott, Ph.D.

16:00     Ground Rules David B. Hackney, M.D.
16:10   Radiologist/Clinician Presenting Vivian S. Lee, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
16:20     Scientist Presenting Timothy P. Roberts, Ph.D.
16:30     Radiologist/Clinician Presenting Olga Ciccarelli, Ph.D.
16:40   Scientist Presenting Jürgen K. Hennig, Ph.D.
16:50     Q & A for First Four Cases  
17:00   Radiologist/Clinician Presenting Sanjay Saini, M.D.
17:10   Scientist Presenting Robert E. Lenkinski, Ph.D.
17:20   Radiologist/Clinician Presenting Pia C. Maly Sundgren, M.D., Ph.D.
17:30   Scientist Presenting Walter F. Block, Ph.D.
17:40     Bonus Case  
17:50     Q & A for Last Four Cases with Bonus & Voting  
18:00     Adjournment