ISMRM 28th Annual Meeting & Exhibition, 18-23 April 2020, Sydney, NSW, Australia

2020 Annual Meeting
Preliminary Program-at-a-Glance
Last updated: 05 November, 2019

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Molecular • Spectroscopy

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Cross-Cutting & Emerging Tech

Diffusion • Perfusion • fMRI

Musculoskeletal

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Physics & Engineering


Digital Posters

Power Pitches

Member-Initiated Symposia

Plenary Sessions

Study Groups

Scientific Sessions

ISMRM-SMRT Joint Session

Corporate Events

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FRIDAY • 17 April 2020
Onsite Registration Opens 14:00 – 20:00
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SATURDAY • 18 April 2020
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Registration Hours: 06:30 – 19:00
Saturday • Morning Sessions
Educational Session

MR Physics for Scientists I

Educational Session

MRI Systems Engineering

Educational Session

Liver: Best Practices, Challenges & Emerging Solutions

Educational Session

Nuts & Bolts of fMRI & Its Clinical Applications

Educational Session

Multi-Parameter Quantification

Educational Session

Molecular Imaging

Educational Session

MRI & Epilepsy: Diagnosis & Treatment of the Epileptogenic Zone

Educational Session

Machine Learning: Everything You Want to Know

               
LUNCH BREAK: 12:15 – 13:15
Saturday • Afternoon Sessions
Educational Session

MR Physics for Scientists II

Educational Session

Multi-Coil B0 Field Modelling & Systems

Educational Session

No Way to Treat a Lady: Breast & Female Reproductive Organ Cancers

Educational Session

fMRI Across Spatial & Temporal Scales

Educational Session

Perfusion MRI

Educational Session

Joint MICCAI-ISMRM Session: Synergies Between Our Societies in Data Acquisition, Image Reconstruction & Analysis

Educational Session

Brainstem, Cerebellum & Basal Ganglia/Thalamus: Hodology & Connectivity

Educational Session

How to Conduct the "Ideal" In Vivo Preclinical MR Experiment

               
SUNDAY • 19 April 2020
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Registration Hours: 07:00 – 18:30
Sunday • Morning Sessions
Educational Session

Data Acquisition & Image Reconstruction I

Educational Session

MRI RF Systems

Educational Session

Signal Enhancement: The Power & the Glory

Educational Session

Diffusion: Encoding & Acquisition

Educational Session

Met & Unmet Needs in Musculoskeletal Imaging

Educational Session

Advanced Spectroscopy

Educational Session

Gliomas

Educational Session

Cardiovascular MRI: The Heart

               
LUNCH BREAK: 12:15 – 13:15
Sunday • Afternoon Sessions
Educational Session

Data Acquisition & Image Reconstruction II

Educational Session

RF Coils & Demo

Educational Session

Common Challenges in Body MRI

Educational Session

Diffusion: Micro & Macro

Educational Session

Met & Unmet Needs in Musculoskeletal Imaging

Educational Session

I Did Not Know MRS Can Do That!

Educational Session

Neuroinflammation

Educational Session

Cardiovascular MRI: The Vasculature

               
OPENING SESSION
Plenary Hall
17:00 Welcome Larry L. Wald, Ph.D., 2019-2020 ISMRM President
17:30 Lauterbur Lecture Peter J. Basser, Ph.D.
18:15 Adjourn

Opening Reception
18:30 – 20:00
Exhibition Hall

MONDAY • 20 April 2020
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Registration Hours: 06:30 – 18:30
Exhibition Hall Hours: 10:00 – 17:00
Digital Poster Hall Hours: 07:00 – 20:30
MONDAY • SUNRISE EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS
07:00 – 08:00
Educational Session

Rectal Cancer

Educational Session

CMR for Cardiac Function Beyond Ejection Fraction

Educational Session

Cutting-Edge Primers on Preclinical Imaging

Educational Session

Hemodynamic Modeling of fMRI Time Signals

Educational Session

Non-Gadolinium-Based Exogenous Contrast Agents

Educational Session

Emerging Clinical Applications in Musculoskeletal MR Imaging

Educational Session

Rodents vs. Humans: Multiple Sclerosis

Educational Session

EM Simulations in MRI

               
BREAK: 08:00 – 08:15
MONDAY • MORNING SESSIONS
08:15 – 10:15
Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater A
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater B
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater C
Exhibition Hall

Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
ISMRM-SMRT Joint Forum

 

Combined Educational & Scientific Session

Renal MRI: Past, Present & Future

Educational Session

Musculoskeletal Cancer Imaging

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

         
Scientific Session

Young Investigator Awards: Oral Presentations

Scientific Session

 

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BREAK: 10:15 – 10:30
PLENARY SESSION
10:30 – 12:15
Plenary Hall
10:30 ISMRM Awards Larry L. Wald, Ph.D., 2019-2020 ISMRM President
MR-Guided Radiation Therapy (MRgRT): That’s Not a (Cyber)knife!
Organizers: Riccardo Lattanzi, Peng Hu, Robert Witte
  Overview of MRgRT T.B.A.
  Clinical Applications of MR-Based Radiation Treatment Planning T.B.A.
  Motion Management in MRgRT T.B.A.
12:15 Adjourn
LUNCH BREAK: 12:15 – 13:45
MONDAY • AFTERNOON SESSIONS
13:45 – 15:45
Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater A
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater B
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater C
Exhibition Hall

Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Educational Session

Approaches to Pediatric Cardiovascular Imaging

Combined Educational & Scientific Session

Spinal Cord: Cool MR Tools & How to Use Them

Educational Session

Hands-On Deep Learning

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

         
Scientific Session

 

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BREAK: 15:45 – 16:00
MONDAY • EVENING SESSIONS
16:00 – 18:00
Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater A
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater B
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater C
Exhibition Hall

Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Educational Session

Fundamentals of MRI Physics & Engineering (Monday)

Combined Educational & Scientific Session

MRI of Knee Stabilizers

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

       
Scientific Session

 

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TUESDAY • 21 April 2020
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Registration Hours: 06:30 – 18:00
Exhibition Hall Hours: 10:00 – 17:00
Digital Poster Hall Hours: 07:00 – 20:30
TUESDAY • SUNRISE EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS
07:00 – 08:00
Educational Session

Benign Pelvic Diseases

Educational Session

CMR for Cardiac Function Beyond Ejection Fraction

Educational Session

Cutting-Edge Primers on Preclinical Imaging 

Educational Session

Modelling ASL Perfusion Signals

Educational Session

Body MRS: Cancer

Educational Session

Emerging Clinical Applications in Musculoskeletal MR Imaging

Educational Session

Rodents vs. Humans: Stroke

Educational Session

Hands-On: Making Custom Electronics

               
BREAK: 08:00 – 08:15
TUESDAY • MORNING SESSIONS
08:15 – 10:15
Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater A
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater B
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater C
Exhibition Hall

Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Combined Educational & Scientific Session

Psychoradiology & AI

Educational Session

Prostate MRI: Easy as PI-RADS

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

       
Scientific Session

 

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BREAK: 10:15 – 10:30
PLENARY SESSION
10:30 – 12:00
Plenary Hall
10:30 NIBIB New Horizons Lecture David O. Brunner, Ph.D.
Translating to Translate: Fostering Collaborations Between Basic & Clinician Scientists
Organizers: Vikas Gulani, Chistoph Juchem, Tim Leiner
  Value of Translation T.B.A.
  Learning Each Other’s Language: Sometimes We Literally Speak Two Languages T.B.A.
  Aligning the Incentives T.B.A.
12:00 Adjourn
LUNCH BREAK: 12:00 – 13:30
TUESDAY • AFTERNOON SESSIONS
13:30 – 15:30
Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater A
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater B
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater C
Exhibition Hall

Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Educational Session

Value of MRI: A Global Perspective

Combined Educational & Scientific Session

Machine Learning in MSK

Educational Session

The Brain-Gut Axis: Imaging the Superorganism

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

         
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BREAK: 15:30 – 15:45
TUESDAY • EVENING SESSIONS
15:45 – 17:45
Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater A
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater B
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater C
Exhibition Hall

Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Educational Session

Fundamentals of MRI Physics & Engineering (Tuesday)

Combined Educational & Scientific Session

Machine Learning in Cardiovascular Imaging

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

       
Scientific Session

 

Scientific Session

 

Scientific Session

 

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Scientific Session

 

           
WEDNESDAY • 22 April 2020
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Registration Hours: 06:30 – 18:00
Exhibition Hall Hours: 10:00 – 17:00
Digital Poster Hall Hours: 07:00 – 20:30
WEDNESDAY • SUNRISE EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS
07:00 – 08:00
Educational Session

DWI in the Body

Educational Session

CMR for Cardiac Function Beyond Ejection Fraction

Educational Session

Cutting-Edge Primers on Preclinical Imaging

Educational Session

Simulation of Diffusion

Educational Session

Body MRS: Non-Cancer

Educational Session

Emerging Clinical Applications in Musculoskeletal MR Imaging

Educational Session

Rodents vs. Humans: Traumatic Brain Injury

Educational Session

Hands-On: Pulse Sequence & RF Pulse Design

               
BREAK: 08:00 – 08:15
WEDNESDAY • MORNING SESSIONS
08:15 – 10:15
Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater A
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater B
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater C
Exhibition Hall

Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Educational Session

Joint MICCAI-ISMRM Session: Computer-Assisted Interventions

Combined Educational & Scientific Session

Biophysics & Metabolism Studied with Imaging & Spectroscopy of Non-Hyperpolarized X-Nuclei

Educational Session

Lung MRI: Getting Started

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

         
Scientific Session

 

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BREAK: 10:15 – 10:30
PLENARY SESSION
10:30 – 12:00
Plenary Hall
10:30 Presidential Lecture Eric Betzig, Ph.D.
Bringing MRI to Low-Resource Areas
Organizers: Christopher Filippi , Vikas Gulani, Peng Hu, Corree Laule, Daniel Margolis, Ronald Ouwerkerk
  Extending Imaging Technology into Rural & Developing Sites: Where Does MRI Fit In? T.B.A.
  Unleash the Power of Low-Field MRI T.B.A.
  Easier, Lower-Cost MRI to Conquer the Whole World T.B.A.
12:00 Adjourn
LUNCH BREAK: 12:00 – 13:30
WEDNESDAY • AFTERNOON SESSIONS
13:30 – 15:30
Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater A
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater B
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater C
Exhibition Hall

Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Combined Educational & Scientific Session

Microstructure: What Scales Are You Probing?

Junior Fellows Symposium

 

Educational Session

Emerging Methods for Imaging the Glymphatic System

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

         
Scientific Session

 

Scientific Session

 

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Scientific Session

 

Scientific Session

 

           
BREAK: 15:30 – 15:45
WEDNESDAY • EVENING SESSIONS
15:45 – 17:45
Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater A
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater B
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater C
Exhibition Hall

Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Educational Session

Fundamentals of MRI Physics & Engineering (Wednesday)

Combined Educational & Scientific Session

Multi-Contrast & High Dimensionality Cardiovascular MRI

Educational Session

Imaging Perivascular Spaces in the Brain

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

         
Scientific Session

 

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  ISMRM Business Meeting
(no CME credit)
T.B.A.
 
THURSDAY • 23 April 2020
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Registration Hours: 06:30 – 18:00
Exhibition Hall Hours: 10:00 – 16:30
Digital Poster Hall Hours: 07:00 – 16:30
THURSDAY • SUNRISE EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS
07:00 – 08:00
Educational Session

The Heart of the Liver

Educational Session

CMR for Cardiac Function Beyond Ejection Fraction

Educational Session

Cutting-Edge Primers on Preclinical Imaging

Educational Session

Microstructure: Non-Diffusion

Educational Session

Deep Learning in MRS(I)

Educational Session

Emerging Clinical Applications in Musculoskeletal MR Imaging

Educational Session

Rodents vs. Humans: Neurodegeneration

Educational Session

Hands-On: Image Reconstruction

               
BREAK: 08:00 – 08:15
THURSDAY • MORNING SESSIONS
08:15 – 10:15
Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater A
Exhibition Hall

Power Pitch Session (no CME credit)

Power Pitch Theater C
Exhibition Hall

Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Educational Session

Future Receive Array Technology

Combined Educational & Scientific Session

Hyperpolarized 13C Metabolic Imaging for Clinical Research

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

       
Scientific Session

 

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BREAK: 10:15 – 10:30
PLENARY SESSION
10:30 – 11:45
Plenary Hall
10:30 Young Investigators Award Presentation Tim Leiner, M.D., Ph.D., 2020-2021 ISMRM President
MRI in Patients with Implantable Electronic Devices
Organizers: Vikas Gulani, Peng Hu, Tim Leiner, Yunhong Shu, Claude Sirlin
10:45 The Risks of MRI & Implantable Electronic Devices: Separating Truth from Fiction T.B.A.
11:05 MRI & Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Devices (CIEDs): Best Practices T.B.A.
11:25 MRI & Other Implantable Electronic Devices: Best Practices T.B.A.
11:45 Adjourn
LUNCH BREAK: 11:45 – 13:15
THURSDAY • AFTERNOON SESSIONS
13:15 – 15:15
Digital Poster Session (no CME credit)

Exhibition Hall

Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Educational Session

MRI in Cardio-Oncology

Combined Educational & Scientific Session

From Microvasculature Dynamics to Functional Signals

Combined Educational & Scientific Session

Value of MRI

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

         
Scientific Session

 

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BREAK: 15:15 – 15:30
THURSDAY • EVENING SESSIONS
15:30 – 17:30
  Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
Study Group Business Meetings
(no CME credit)
   
   
Educational Session

Fundamentals of MRI Physics & Engineering (Thursday)

Educational Session

Spectroscopy & Molecular Imaging of Cancer

Educational Session

Artifacts Game Show

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

Member-Initiated Symposium (no CME credit)

 

         
Scientific Session

 

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BREAK: 17:30 – 17:45
CLOSING SESSION
17:45 – 18:45
Plenary Hall
17:45 Closing Remarks Tim Leiner, M.D., Ph.D., 2020-2021 ISMRM President
18:00 Mansfield Lecture Patricia Ellen Grant, M.D.
18:45 Adjourn

Closing Party
19:00 – 22:00
T.B.A.

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