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Sunday, August 14, 2016- Wednesday, August 17, 2016- All Day
Hegne / Lake Constance (Bodensee) / Germany
In vivo MRS has evolved during the last 25 years in terms of localization quality and spatial resolution, acquisition speed, artifact suppression, number of detectable metabolites and quantification precision and has profited especially from improvements in B0 shim quality over the years and the significant increase of magnetic field strength that recently became available for in vivo investigations. Today it allows for non-invasive and non-ionizing determination of tissue concentrations and metabolic turn-over rates of various metabolites and compounds in animals or humans, is applied for clinical diagnostics and has established as an important tool for physiological research. In addition to late breaking results, this workshop examines the substantial advances in MRS acquisition, processing and analysis methods that have been achieved by the MRS community during the last 10 years. The workshop will feature invited scientific presentations, proffered papers, a poster session and discussion to work toward consensus in the areas of standardization, harmonization, quality assurance and guidance on best practices in MRS methodology. Target Audience This workshop is designed for MR Physicists including Ph.D. students; Postdoctoral Fellows and faculty who develop methodology and support clinical and physiological research based on MRS; as well as Psychiatrists, Neurologists, Neuro Radiologists, and Body Radiologists, who will benefit from the comprehensive overview and consensus discussions in order to define the state-of-the art of spectroscopy. The workshop is organized by the ISMRM MR Spectroscopy Study Group. Educational Objectives Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to: Describe current MRS(I) data acquisition methodology including sequences, pre-scans and hardware requirements; Discuss current MRS(I) data processing, reconstruction and analysis methods; Compare the pro´s and cons´s of advanced MRS and MRSI methods; Identify advanced MRS(I) methods that made it into application in clinical and basic research; Summarize minimum quality standards with regard to data acquisition, processing, analysis and reporting for physiological or clinical MRS studies; Support the ongoing consensus discussion about state-of-the-art, unmet needs and still existing limitations.
28th International Symposium on Cerebral Blood Flow, Metabolism and Function and the 13th International Conference on Quantification of Brain Function with PET
Saturday, April 1, 2017- Tuesday, April 4, 2017- All Day
Freie Universität Berlin - Henry Ford Building
The Society for Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism hosts the 28th Symp. on Cerebral Blood Flow, Metabolism and Function and the 13th Conf. on Quantification of Brain Function with PET (Berlin, GER, April 1–4, 2017). The meeting will cover state-of-the art neuroscience research and novel discoveries related to brain function and metabolism, cerebral blood flow, the function of the neurovascular unit, brain imaging, brain repair, and cerebrovascular pathology.
32nd International Conference of Alzheimer's Disease International
Wednesday, April 26, 2017- Saturday, April 29, 2017- All Day
Kyoto International Conference Center (ICC)
The annual conference of Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) is taking place in Kyoto, Japan 26 – 29 April 2017 and hosted by Alzheimer’s Association Japan. The conference is one of the world’s largest conferences on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, featuring a range of international keynote speakers and a high standard of scientific and non-scientific content. The conference is taking place at the Kyoto International Conference Center (ICC) which continues to be a leader in Japanese conventions and a base for disseminating information and values from Kyoto to the wider world. Japan is easily accessible from the UK and continental Europe with over one hundred direct flights every week to four of Japan's 22 International Airports. Although Kyoto does not have its own airport, travellers can get to the city via Kansai International Airport and Osaka International Airport
Saturday, September 2, 2017- Tuesday, September 5, 2017- All Day
The ECNP Congress is Europe's largest meeting on applied and translational neuroscience. Annually it brings together between 4,000 and 6,000 psychiatrists, neuroscientists, neurologists and psychologists from around the world to discuss the latest developments in the science and treatment of disorders of the brain. Spanning the spectrum of human mood, behaviour, cognition and emotion – from basic science to clinical care – the ECNP Congress is Europe's premier showcase for new research, treatments and technologies in applied brain science.