MRI/PET Symposium

When Nov 10, 2011
from 08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Where Tate, Turner, Kuralt Building Room 136
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BRIC MR/PET Symposium

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Tate Turner Kuralt Building, Room 136

8:30-8:40 AM: Introduction

Weili Lin, Ph.D.
Dixie Boney Lee Soo Distinguished Professor
Director, Biomedical Research Imaging Center
UNC Chapel Hill


8:40-9:10 AM: Biograph mMR- Product Overview

Ambram Voorhees, Ph.D.
Business Manager- Biograph mMR
Siemens Medical


9:10-9:40 AM: MR-based AC on the Biograph mMR

Curtis Howe, M.D. , M.S.
Product Manager, Biograph mMR
Siemens Medical


9:40-10:00 AM: Break

10:00-11:00 AM: Simultaneous MR-PET: Methodological Opportunities and Promising Neurological Applications

Ciprian Catana, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, MR-PET Core
A.A. Martinos Center, MGH
Harvard University


11:00-12:00 PM: Clinical Experience with Whole Body MR-PET: Advantages, Limitations and Perspectives

Ambros Beer, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Nuclear Medicine
Technische Universitat Muchen, Munich, Germany


12:00-1:00 PM: MR-PET: The Future of Research and Clinical Imaging is Here

William Powers, M.D.
H. Houston Merritt Distinguished Professor and Chair, Neurology
UNC Chapel Hill


1:00-2:00 PM: Lunch

2:00-4:00 PM: Breakout Sessions:

Oncological Application Group- Ambros Beer, Room 101

Neurological Application Group- William Powers, Room 107

Technical Development Group- Ciprian Catana, Room 135

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