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February 22nd, 2006: Wednesday
19:30 - 21:30 Registration, Poster Set-Up
February 23rd, 2006: Thursday
07:00 – 09:00  Coffee/Breakfast and Registration
Poster Set-Up  
09:00 – 09:15  Welcome, Krishna Nayak, Ph.D.
09:15 – 10:45  Session 1: System Infrastructure – Software, Hardware, and Interfaces, Oliver Heid, M.D., Organizer
09:15 Hardware and Systems,  Elliot R. McVeigh, Ph.D., National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, M.D., USA
09:40 Interfaces, Software, and Feedback, Jeffrey L. Duerk, Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
10:05 Discussion  
Proffered Papers  
10:25 Contemporary computational trends for real-time MRI, Stephen Riederer, Ph.D. 
10:35 fMRI of freely moving subjects by means of real time prospective motion correction, Oliver Speck, Ph.D.
10:45 Break    
11:00 – 12:30  Session 2:  Pulse Sequences, Peter. Bφrnert Organizer
11:00 Real-time Sequences and K-space Sampling,  Craig H. Meyer, Ph.D., University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
11:25 How to Steer Real-Time MRI Acquisition,  Christopher J. Hardy, Ph.D., GE Global Research, Niskayuna, NY, USA
11:50 Discussion    
Proffered Papers    
12:10 Real-time high resolution coronary MRA, Juan Santos
12:20 High resolution and extended coverage in first-pass myocardial perfusion imaging  
using a real-time imaging platform, Chia-Ying Liu, Ph.D.
12:30 Break      
14:00 – 15:40  Session 3: Acceleration, John Pauly, Ph.D., Organizer
14:00 Parallel Imaging Acceleration,  Mark A. Griswold, Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
14:25 Temporal Acceleration Methods,  Peter Kellman, Ph.D., National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
14:50 Discussion    
Proffered Papers    
15:20 Towards real time spiral k-t BLAST imaging, Holger Eggers
15:30 kt-SPARSE: High frame-rate dynamic MRI exploiting spatio-temporal sparsity, Michael Lustig
15:40 Break      
16:00 - 18:00 Vendor Panel:  Christopher Hardy, Ph.D., Oliver Heid, M.D., and Peter Bφrnert, Ph.D., organizers
16:00 General Electric,  Stuart Clarkson  
16:30 Philips, Stefan E. Fischer, Ph.D.  
17:00 Siemens, Christine H. Lorenz, Ph.D.
17:30 Discussion    
18:00 Adjournment    
February 24th, 2006: Friday  
08:00 – 09:00  Coffee/Breakfast    
09:00 - 10:45 Session 4:  Diagnostic Applications, Krishna Nayak, Ph.D., Organizer
09:00 Cardiac Real-Time Imaging, Bob S. Hu, M.D., Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
09:20 Functional Real-Time Imaging -- Mark S. Cohen, Ph.D., UCLA Brain Mapping Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
09:40 Fetal Real-Time Imaging, Orit Glenn, M.D., University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
10:00 Discussion    
Proffered Papers    
10:25 Real time interactive fetal cardiac magnetic resonance, Mark Fogel, M.D.
10:35 A real-time MR doppler measurement module, Julie DiCarlo, Ph.D.
10:45 Break      
11:00 – 12:45  Session 5:  Interventional Applications, Graham Wright, Ph.D., Organizer
11:00 Cardiovascular Interventions, Robert J. Lederman, M.D., National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, M.D., USA
11:20 Abdominal Interventions, Thomas J. Vogl, M.D., Universitatsklinikum, Frankfurt, Germany
11:40 Neurologic Interventions, Nathan J., McDannold, Ph.D., Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
12:00 Discussion    
Proffered Papers    
12:25 Real time interactive catheter tracking with parallel imaging and dynamic coil selection, Sven Mueller
12:35 Intravascular phased-array coil for image-guided treatment of vascular occlusions, Kevan Anderson
12:45 Break      
14:00 FUTURE HORIZONS, Krishna Nayak, Ph.D., John Pauly, Ph.D., Organizers
16:00 Wrap-Up / Conclusions, Organizing Committee
16:20 Adjournment