ISMRM Workshop Series • 18-20 February 2018
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ISMRM-RSNA Co-Provided Workshop on
High-Value MRI
Capital Hilton, Washington, D.C., USA

Preliminary Program


Registration & Setup – Saturday, 17 February 2018 – No CME Available
15:00   Registration open until 18:00
 
Day 1 – Sunday, 18 February 2018 – 6.75 CME Available
07:00   Registration & Speaker Upload Available
Breakfast - On Own
 
Session 1: The Coming Economics of Imaging in Healthcare
  Moderators: Richard L. Ehman, M.D. & David B. Hackney, M.D.
08:00     Welcome & Overview James G. Pipe, Ph.D.
Barrow Neurological Institute
Pheonix, AZ, USA
08:15     The US Payment System: Fundamentals & the Current State of Flux William Thorwarth, M.D.
American College of Radiology
Reston, VA, USA
08:45     The Need for Change Richard L. Ehman, M.D.
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA
09:05     CMS Coverage (No CME Available) Joseph D. Hutter, M.D., M.A.
CMS Center for Clinical Standards & Quality
Baltimore, MD, USA
09:20     Demonstrating Value Through Comparative Effectiveness Research in Radiology Yoshimi Anzai, M.D.
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
10:00   Q&A (No CME Available)
10:30   Break & Speaker Upload Available
 
Session 2: Proffered Papers - Oral Session
  Moderators: Yoshimi Anzai, M.D. & Clare Tempany-Afdhal, M.D.

11:00     A Rapid, Non-Contrast MRI Protocol for Detection & Quantification of Hepatic Steatosis & Iron Overload Scott Reeder, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI, USA
11:12     Rapid, Low-Cost Multiparametric Hepatogram for Assessing Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) Activity Score (NAS) Meng Yin, Ph.D.
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA
11:24     Cost Effectiveness of MRI in Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Ruth Dunne, M.D.
Brigham and Womens Hospital
Boston, MA, USA
11:36     How Fast Is “Fast MRI” for Breast Cancer Screening? Ari Borthankur, Ph.D., M.B.A.
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA
11:48     MR Exam Variability Analysis & Clustering to Improve Operational Efficiency Rebecca Mieloszyk, Ph.D.
University of Washington
Seattle, WA, USA
12:00     Identifying Correlates of MR Exam Duration & Repeated Sequences: A Multi-Site Analysis Larissa Petroianu, M.S.
University of Washington
Seattle, WA, USA

12:15   Lunch & Speaker Upload Available
 
Session 3: Doing More with Less
  Moderators: Scott B. Reeder, M.D., Ph.D. & Daniel K. Sodickson, M.D., Ph.D.
13:30     Introduction Moderators

 

13:40     Focusing MRI: Value-Weighted MRI Scan Protocols Walter Kucharczyk, M.D., FRCPC
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada
14:10     Creating New Value Through Innovation Kai Tobias Block, Dr.Rer.Nat., Ph.D.
NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY, USA
  Case Examples: The Ideal 5-Minute High-Value Scan
14:40     Rapid Stroke Howard A. Rowley, M.D.
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI, USA
14:50     Abbreviated MRI for Liver Cancer Screening in Cirrhosis Claude B. Sirlin, M.D.
University of California
San Diego, CA, USA
15:00     Breast Chris Comstock, M.D., FACR
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY, USA
15:10     Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease Shreyas S. Vasanawala, M.D., Ph.D.
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, USA
15:20     Prostate Vikas Gulani, M.D., Ph.D.
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH, USA
15:30   Break & Speaker Upload Available
 
Session 4: Proffered Papers - Oral Session
  Moderators: Tim Leiner, M.D., Ph.D. & James G. Pipe, Ph.D.
16:00     R&D Directions in Medical Imaging: The Federal Perspective & the Role of Standards Richard Cavanagh, Ph.D.
National Institute of Standards & Technology
Gaithersburg, MD, USA

16:30     Diagnostic Comparison of Two High-Value Diagnostic & Quantitative Rapid-Knee MRI Protocols Akshay Chaudhari, Ph.D.
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, USA
16:42     Benefits & Challenges of Spiral MRI in Routine Clinical Brain Imaging: Early Results Melvyn Ooi, Ph.D.
Philips Healthcare
Phoenix, AZ , USA
16:54     Progress Toward an Optimized 6-Minute High-Resolution Brain MRI Exam Using Wave-CAIPI Encoding Susie Huang, M.D., Ph.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA, USA
17:06     Targeted Rapid MRI Exams & Reconstructions Using T2 Shuffling Jonathan Tamir, B.Sc.
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA, USA
17:18     Feasibility of Simultaneous Bilateral Knee Imaging for Enhanced Value Osteoarthritis Studies Feliks Kogan, Ph.D.
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, USA
17:30     Accurate Synthetic MRI from Fast Multi-Echo Acquisition Using Deep Learning Enhao Gong, Ph.D.
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, USA
17:42     The Potential for Cardiovascular MRI at Low Field Orlando Simonetti, Ph.D.
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH, USA

18:00   Adjourn
 
Day 2 – Monday, 19 February 2018 – 5.00 CME Available
07:00   Registration & Speaker Upload Available
Breakfast - On Own
 
Session 5: Proffered Paper - Oral Session
  Moderators: Yoshimi Anzai, M.D. & Scott B. Reeder, M.D., Ph.D.
08:00     Keynote: Understanding Value: How It Translates to MR Imaging Dieter Enzmann, M.D.
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA, USA

08:45     Making Impact an Explicit Factor in Imaging Research Deborah Burstein, Ph.D.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA, USA

09:15     Patient Facing Radiology Laurie Loevner, M.D.
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA
09:45     Two Patients' Perspectives on MR Value (Optional - No CME Available) T.B.A.

 

10:00   Break & Speaker Upload Available
 
Session 6: Proffered Papers -  Poster Session
10:30   Poster Viewing
12:30   Lunch & Speaker Upload Available
 
Session 7: Expanding & Contracting MR
  Moderators: Tim Leiner, M.D., Ph.D. & Clare Tempany-Afdhal, M.D.
13:30     Introduction Moderators

 

13:35     Whole-Body MRI: High-Value Role in Oncology Anwar R. Padhani, M.B.B.S., FRCP, FRCR
Mount Vernon Cancer Center
Northwood, London, United Kingdom
13:55     Value of Musculoskeletal MR Mark Schweitzer, M.D.
Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Stony Brook, NY, USA
14:15     High-Value Prostate MR: A Cost-Effective Tool for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Katarzyna J. Macura, M.D., Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Baltimore, MD, USA
14:35     High-Value Liver MRI: Are We There Yet? Jeffrey C. Weinreb, M.D.
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT, USA
14:55   Panel Discussion
15:20   Break & Speaker Upload Available
 
Session 8: Panel Discussions
  Moderators: David B. Hackney, M.D. & James G. Pipe, Ph.D.
15:50     Panel 1: Best of Value Solutions  

 

      Panel 2: Opportunities for Increasing Value: What Is Our Best Path Forward?

 

16:50     From Concept to Billing Code to Payment: Reimbursement for High Value-Focused MRI Exams Eric Rubin, M.D.
Southeast Radiology, Ltd.
Delaware County, PA, USA
17:05     Aspects of MRI Reimbursement in Europe Adrian K. Dixon, M.D.
Peterhouse Cambridge
Cambridge, England, UK
17:20   Open Discussion (No CME Available)
18:00   Adjourn
 
Day 3 – Tuesday, 20 February 2018 – No CME Available
07:00   Registration & Speaker Upload Available
Breakfast - On Own
 
Session 9: Vendor Perspectives
  Moderators: Tim Leiner, M.D., Ph.D., Scott B. Reeder, M.D., Ph.D. & Daniel K. Sodickson, M.D., Ph.D.
08:00   MR Scanner Vendors:
      GE Healthcare Jason Polzin, Ph.D.
GE Healthcare
Lake Mills, WI, USA
      Philips Healthcare Martijn Hartjes
Philips Healthcare
Best, The Netherlands
      New Value MRI Donald Hardie, Ph.D.
Siemens AG
Erlangen, Germany
08:45   Artificial Intelligence & Cloud Computing:
      Enlitic Sally Daub
Enlitic
San Francisco, CA, USA
      IBM Research Tanveer Syeda-Mahmood, Ph.D.
IBM Research
San Jose, CA, USA
      Microsoft Michael S. Hansen, Ph.D.
Microsoft
Washington, D.C., USA
09:30   General Discussion
10:00   Break & Speaker Upload Available
 
Session 10: Wrap-Up & Discussion
  Moderators: Richard L. Ehman, M.D. & James G. Pipe, Ph.D.
10:30   Open Discussion on Moving Forward, Deliverables & Action Points for ISMRM & RSNA
12:30   Adjourn & Boxed Lunches
 
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