Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB 2014 10-16 May 2014 Milan, Italy

(no CME credit)
Monday, 12 May 2014 (14:15-16:15)
Theater: Amber 6
Lounge: Amber 7 & 8

Study Group Committee: Chair, Juan M. Parra-Robles, Ph.D.; Program Director, Chengbo Wang, Ph.D.; Secretary, Daniel B. Vigneron, Ph.D.; Past Chair, Sean B. Fain, Ph.D.


Program, Part 1: (Room: Theater, Amber 6)

14:15     Study Group Business Meeting & Announcements Juan M. Parra-Robles, Ph.D.
University of Sheffield, UK
14:30     Imaging Tumour Metabolism with Hyperpolarized 13C-labelled Cell Substrates Kevin M. Brindle, Ph.D.
Cambridge Research Institute, UK
14:50     Hyperpolarized 129Xe Imaging of Gas Exchange – Lessons Learned in Convincing the Physiologists Bastiaan Driehuys, Ph.D.
Duke University, USA
15:10     Break & Move to Lounge  

Program, Part 2: (Room: Lounge, Amber 7 & 8)
All Traditional & Electronic Posters, simultaneous presentations

15:10     Traditional Poster Presentations  
      Regional Quantification of Lung Function in Cystic Fibrosis using 3D Single-Breath CSI Steven Guan, B.Sc.
University of Virginia, USA
      Establishing Biomarkers of Gas-Transfer Using Hyperpolarized 129Xe Dissolved-Phase Spectroscopy in Healthy Volunteers & Subjects with Pulmonary Fibrosis Suryanarayanan Kaushik, M.Sc.
Duke University, USA
      Revisiting the 129Xe Relaxation Rate in Human Blood & Quantifying the Relaxivity of Deoxyhaemoglobin in the Presence of 129Xe Graham Norquay, M.Sc.
University of Sheffield, UK
      High Resolution Hyperpolarized 13C Urea MRI Renography Galen D. Reed, B.Sc.
University of California at San Francisco, USA
      Multi Gradient & Spin-Echo Radial Acquisition for Hyperpolarized 13C MRSI UT Marc S. Ramirez, Ph.D.
MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
      Solvent Effects of Hyperpolarization Drugs using Signal Amplification by Reversible Exchange (SABRE) Haifeng Zeng, Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
15:10     Electronic Poster Presentations  
      Single-Shot Acquisition of [1-13C]Pyruvate & Lactate on a 3T Clinical Scanner Benjamin J. Geraghty, M.Sc.
McMaster University, Canada
      Compensating for Metabolite Dynamics in 13C Chemical Shift Separation Elena Nasonova, M.A.
Technische Universität München, Germany
      Spectrally Selective Imaging of Hyperpolarized 13C Pyruvate with Multi-Echo, Multi-Phase Advance Balanced Steady State Free Precession Gopal K. Varma, Ph.D.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, USA
      Airflow Modulation Due to the Cardiac Cycle in Healthy Subjects Guilhem J. Collier, Ph.D.
University of Sheffield, UK
      Spectroscopy of Dissolved 129Xe in Human Brain at 1.5T Madhwesha Rao, B.E.
University of Sheffield, UK
      Assessing the Diagnostic Power of a Hybrid Combination of Hyperpolarized 3He MRI derived ADC, Specific Ventilation & Alveolar Oxygen Tension in COPDs Hooman Hamedani, B.S.
University of Pennsylvania, USA
16:10     Presentation of Poster Awards (Best Poster & Runner-Up) & Concluding Remarks Juan M. Parra-Robles, Ph.D.
University of Sheffield, UK
16:15     Adjournment