Imagine 2017

TRI Auditorium
05 Sep 2017 (All day) to 06 Sep 2017 (All day)

Imagine 2017 - International Innovation and Translation in Imaging Symposium

Returning to TRI for the second year, Imagine is an international conference featuring the world's leading imaging specialists sharing their latest developments in imaging, radiology and MRI technology and process. Hosted by the Translational Research Institute, Imagine 2017 will feature a full day of presentations by international researches and leaders from multinational organisations, followed by a half day workshop that will examine specific challenges in the innovation and translational process. Please see the full program below. Registration is essential via EventBrite

Day 1 - Tuesday 5 September 2017 Day 2 - Wednesday 6 September 2017
8.30am - 4.35pm: Innovation and Translation in Imaging Symposium
5.00pm - 6.00pm: Networking Cockails
8.30am - 12.30pm - Innovation and Translation in Imaging Workshop


Imagine Event Program - day 1 - Tuesday 5th September 2017

Start Presenter Organisation
8.30am Prof Carolyn Mountford TRI CEO and Director of Research
8.55 am Prof Herb Kressel Editor, Radiology

Session 1 Imaging Response to Immunotherapy  MRI and MRI-PET
Chair: Prof  Herb Kressel (Boston) – confirmed
8.55am Prof Alberto Bizzi Carlo Besta Neurological Institute Milan, Italy
9.30 am Prof Ken Miles Radiologist, PAH, Institute of Nuclear Medicine, University College London
10.10 am Morning Tea  TRI Atrium
10.40 am Prof Stephen Rose Senior Principal Research Scientist, CSIRO
10.55 am Dr Anders Rodell Senior Scientist, Herston Imaging Research Facility, Siemens Healthcare
11.05 am Speaker Q&A  

Session 2 Cardiac MR 
Chair: Dr Richard Slaughter (Brisbane)
11.15 am TBC  
11.35 am Dr Arnold Ng Senior Cardiologist, Princess Alexandra Hospital
11.50 am A/Prof Brett Cowan University of Auckland and General Manager, UniServices Management
12.05 pm Speaker Q&A  
12.15 pm Lunch TRI Atrium

Session 3 MR guided radiotherapy
Chair: Dr Kirby Vosburgh (Boston)
1.15pm A/Prof Clifton David Fuller (30 mins) University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Centre
1.45 pm Dr Liz Kenny Medical Director, Cancer Services Central, Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital
2.00 pm Prof Stuart Crozier Associate Dean, Research UQ Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
2.15pm Speaker Q&A  

Session 4 Neuro-deregulation in front line defenders – diagnosis and treatment
Chair : Lt Gen (rtd)  Professor Peter Leahy AC (Canberra)
2.25 pm Lt Gen (rtd)  Professor Peter Leahy AC Director, National Security Institute
2.35 pm Prof David Crompton Executive Dean, Metro South Addiction and Mental Health Services
2.55 pm Prof Carolyn Mountford TRI CEO and Director of Research
3.15 pm Dr Walter Busuttil Medical Director, Combat Stress, UK
3.35 pm Member of Larry Wald’s team Professor Radiology, Harvard Medical School
3.55pm Panel Discussion Prof Carolyn Mountford Chair  - Dr Herb Kressel - Prof Alberto Bizzi - Dr Walter Busuttil - Prof David Crompton - A/Prof Clifton David - Prof Liz Kenny
4.25 pm Prof Suzanne Miller Chief Scientist,  Queensland Government
4.35pm Conference close  

Imagine Event Program - Day 2 - Wednesday 6th September 2017

Day 2 will feature a 3 hour workshop session for those looking for guidance to translate a medical discovery. 

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