Plenary Session: Brain at Work – Understanding Neural Circuits through Advancing Neuroimaging. Major initiatives have been launched in the last few years, both in Europe and the US, with the aim of revolutionizing our understanding of the human brain. In this session, Dr. Walter Koroshetz will describe the vision of the BRAIN (Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies) Inititative. Dr. Ana Wang Roe will describe emerging technologies for imaging neuroal circuits. And Dr. Heidi Johansen-Berg will discuss the challenges of and opportunities from cutting-edge human brain mapping techniques.
Closing Party: Hawai’i Convention Center, Rooftop Garden, 19:00-21:00. Featuring entertainment by Willie K
Mansfield Lecture: Dr. Penny Gowland will describe how Peter Mansfield’s determination to show the world the value of EPI led her to make a career using MRI to study dynamic processes in vivo.
The Artifacts Game-Show, which has run since the last meeting in Hawaii in 2009, will follow the popular show “Wait, Wait… Don’t Tell Me!” at 15:30-17:30 in Rm. 316A
Explore TWO timely new study groups today:
Reproducible Research: 15:30-16:30 and
Quantitative MR: 16:30-17:30, in Rooms 317AB
In the Resonarium: Meet and Greet Women@ISMRM (9-10am), Science Communication (1:30-2:30pm), First Impressions Workshop (3-4pm)