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

(no CME credit)
Tuesday, 13 May 2014 (16:00-18:00)
Theater: Amber 6
Lounge: Amber 7 & 8

Study Group Committee: Chair, E. Jim Delikatny, Ph.D.; Chair-Elect, Alexei A. Bogdanov, Ph.D.; Program Director, Xiaoping P. Hu, Ph.D.; Program Director-Elect, Ali S. Arbab, M.D., Ph.D.; Secretary, Gustav J. Strijkers, Ph.D.; Secretary-Elect, Piotr Walczak, M.D., Ph.D.


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

16:00     Study Group Business Meeting & Announcements E. Jim Delikatny, Ph.D., Chair
University of Pennsylvania, USA
16:20     Round Table Discussion: "Hurdles to Translation, Can MR Compete in Clinical Molecular Imaging?"  
16:50     2-minute Oral Poster Presentations  
17:15     Break, Move to Lounge  

Program, Part 2 (Room: Lounge, Amber 7 & 8)

      All Traditional & Electronic Posters, simultaneous presentations  
      Young Investigators Poster Competition:  
17:15     Traditional Poster Presentations  
      Non-Invasive MR Oxygen Mapping of Primary Central Nervous System Tumors Mara Safronova, M.Sc.
Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), Belgium
      Tracking Tissue Oxygenation Status & Response using Diffusion-Weighted Functional MRI Zhongwei Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.
UT Southwestern Medical Center, USA
      Tetra-Manganese Polyoxometalates: A New Candidate Contrast Agent for MRI Xiaoyong Zhang, Ph.D.
Emory University, USA
      Quantification of Dendritic Cells Entering the Lymph Nodes in Mice using 19-F MRI Conrad S. Martin, B.A.
Max Delbruck Ctr for Molecular Medicine, Germany
      Multi Gradient & Spin-Echo Radial Acquisition for Hyperpolarized 13C MRSI Marc S. Ramirez, Ph.D.
UT Southwestern Medical Center, USA
      Thermosensitive Biodegradable Hydrogels for Sustained Delivery of Therapeutic Proteins: MRI-Based Monitoring of In Vitro & In Vivo Protein Release Geralda A. F. van Tilborg, Ph.D.
University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
17:15     Electronic Poster Presentations  
      Exploring the Inherent CEST MRI Signal of Anticancer Drug Gemcitabine Yuguo Li, Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
      Contributions to Susceptibility from Iron & Demyelination in Multiple Sclerosis Lesions Cynthia Wisnieff, Ph.D.
Cornell University, USA
      Natural Abundance In Vivo 17O Measurements at 9.4T Klaus Möllenhoff, M.Sc.
Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Germany
      Design of Novel Synthetic Antiferromagnets for Nano-RF reporters for Single Cell Tracking Karl F. Stupic, Ph.D.
National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA
      Safety & Efficacy Evaluation of a Novel Graphene-Based Nanoparticles as an MRI Blood Pool Agent Shruti Kanakia, M.Sc.
Stony Brook University, USA
      Single-Shot Acquisition of [1-13C]Pyruvate & Lactate on a 3T Clinical Scanner Benjamin J. Geraghty, M.Sc.
McMaster University, Canada
17:55     Closing Remarks E. Jim Delikatny, Ph.D., Chair
University of Pennsylvania, USA
18:00     Adjournment