ISMRM 23rd Annual Meeting & Exhibition • 30 May - 05 June 2015 • Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Joint Study Group Session • Hyperpolarized Media; Hyperpolarization Methods & Equipment

Day: Wednesday, 3 June 2015
Time: 10:00-12:00
Room: Constitution Hall 105
Study Group Committee:
Hyperpolarized Media: Chair, Chengbo Wang, Ph.D.; Program Director, Daniel B. Vigneron, Ph.D.; Secretary, Matthew Merritt, Ph.D.;
Past Chair, Juan M. Parra-Robles, Ph.D.
Hyperpolarization Methods & Equipment: Chair, Shawn R. Wagner, Ph.D.; Vice Chair, Pratip K. Bhattacharya, Ph.D.;
Secretary, Jan-Bernd Hövener, Ph.D.

10:00 Welcome Daniel B. Vigneron, Ph.D.
    University of California at San Francisco, USA
10:05 Navigating Hyperspace from Jupiter to Mars: k-Space Trajectories  Sean B. Fain, Ph.D.
  for Hyperpolarized Gas & C-13 MRI University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
10:20 Hyperpolarized C-13 Imaging of the Heart & Beyond Charles H. Cunningham, Ph.D.
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Canada
10:35 Introduction - Hyperpolarization Methods & Equipment Shawn R. Wagner, Ph.D.
    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, USA
10:40 Perspectives on Hyperpolarization – What Next for Metabolic  Kevin M. Brindle, Ph.D.
  Imaging Cancer Research UK, United Kingdom
10:50 Enhancing Sabre with Microtesla Fields: Broadly Applicable,  Thomas Theis, Ph.D.
  >10,000 Fold Director Heteronuclear Signal Enhancement with Duke University, USA
  >20 Minute Signal Lifetimes  
11:00 DNP Methodology for Biomedical Applications Emine Can, M.Sc.
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland
11:10 Poster Presentations   
11:50 Poster Awards  
11:55 Closing Remarks Daniel B. Vigneron, Ph.D. & Shawn R. Wagner, Ph.D.
12:00 Adjourn