Program and Faculty

Feb 5-8, 2019, Ottawa ON Canada

Provisional program (subject to change)

Keynote Lecture: Value in MRI       

Walter Kucharczyk, MD, FRCPC Physician Lead for Research, Toronto General Hospital, and Professor, University of Toronto

MR safety

Nancy Talbot, MAppSc, MRT(MR)(R), Joint Department of Medical Imaging, University Health Network, Toronto

Health Canada Safety Codes

Richard Smith, Chief Ionizing Radiation Physical Sciences Division
Graeme Wadlaw, PhD, Medical Physicist, Health Canada, Ottawa

MR Image Quality Assurance

Chris Bowen, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dalhousie University, Halifax

MR Spectroscopy

Kevin King, MD, Radiologist and Director of Imaging Research, Huntington Medical Research Institutes, Pasadena, CA
Atiyah Yahya, PhD, FCCPM, Associate Professor, University of Alberta, Edmonton

Contrast agents

Adam Shuhendler, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences, University of Ottawa

Implanted cardiac devices

Calum Redpath, MD PhD, Cardiologist, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, and Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa
Santanu Chakraborty, MBBS, MRCP, DMRD, FRCR, FRCP(C), Radiologist, The Ottawa Hospital and Professor, University of Ottawa

MR in radiation therapy

Michael Milosevic, MD, FRCPC, Radiation Oncologist, Princess Margaret Hospital and Professor, University of Toronto

Protocol optimization                                       

Chris Bowen, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Fundamentals of MRI

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MRI systems

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MRI artifacts

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Pediatric and Fetal Imaging

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