ISMRM Nordic Chapter

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.



NEW – We are happy to invite you to the 2018 annual meeting of the ISMRM Nordic Chapter,
taking place in Trondheim on 
25 October 2018!

The registration fee also covers participation in the MRI seminar on Clinical 7T  at the same location on October 24.  

We especially encourage young researchers to send in abstracts. The best abstract will be awarded with a prize!

Please click here to download/view the meeting flyer.

See you in Trondheim!

The Nordic Chapter board and the local organization committee in Trondheim

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: Helle Juhl Simonsen, M.R.T., Glostrup Hospital, Copenhagen, 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

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.