The Nordic Chapter of the ISMRM

The Nordic Chapter of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) is an organisation of the Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish Members of the ISMRM that carries out the functions of the ISMRM within the Nordic area.

Any member in good standing of ISMRM or the Society of Magnetic Resonance Technologists (SMRT) who is resident in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden may be admitted to membership, on payment of the annual subscription.

If you wish to become a member in ISMRM Nordic Chapter send an email to nordic@ismrm.org stating your profession.

The 6th Nordic Chapter Annual Meeting
A joint MR meeting between ISMRM & SMRT Nordic Chapter and DSMMR
“Recent Advances in MR Technology: Ready for Clinical Use?”

Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
22-23 October 2019

Call for Abstracts
Submission deadline EXTENDED: 09 October 2019 at 23:59 CEST

Download the Flyer – now includes tentative program!

Details will be added here during 2019.

See you in Copenhagen!
The Nordic Chapter board and the Danish organization committee

Past Chapter Meetings:

The ISMRM Nordic Chapter Committee:

Chairman: Karin G. Markenroth Bloch, Ph.D.
Lund University, Lund, Sweden

Vice Chairman: Anne Dorte Blankholm, Ph.D., M.Sc.(RT)
Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Radiology, Aarhus, Denmark

Treasurer: Henrik Lundell, DRCMR
Copenhagen University Hospital Hvidovre, Hvidovre, Denmark

Member: Nils Dahlström, M.D., Ph.D.
CMIV Linköpings Universitet, Linköping, Sweden

Member: Hartwig R. Siebner, M.D., D.M.Sc.
Copenhagen University Hvidovre Hospital, Danish Research Center for MR, Hvidovre, Denmark

Member: Timo J. Liimatainen, Ph.D.
University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland

Member: Renate Grüner, Ph.D.
Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

Member: Tone Frost Bathen, Ph.D.
NTNU-Faculty of Medicine-ISB, Trondheim, Norway

Member: Markus Nilsson, Ph.D.
Lund University, Lund, Sweden

Member: Viljami Sairanen, Ph.D.
University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

The purposes of the Chapter shall be:

  • To promote communication, research, development, applications and the availability of information on magnetic resonance in medicine and biology and other related topics.
  • To develop and provide channels and facilities for continuing education and communication in the field.
  • To provide information and advice on those aspects of public policy which are concerned with magnetic resonance in medicine and biology and other related topics, and otherwise perform charitable, scientific and educational functions with respect to magnetic resonance applications in medicine and biology and other related topics.
  • To work with or for, and to co-operate with local, regional and national governments and governmental and private agencies, organisations, firms and institutions in efforts to accomplish one or more of the above purposes.
  • To ensure that scientists and clinicians working in the field have equal and fair opportunities to contribute to it.

The ISMRM Nordic Chapter supports the ESMRMB Lectures on MR. Please click here for a list of upcoming ESMRMB courses.