4th Annual Trondheim MRI Seminar and ISMRM Nordic Chapter Meeting


– 24-25 October 2018


We proudly present a team of international speakers from the US, UK, The Netherlands, Finland, Sweden and Norway.


Clinical 7T - From brain to body

4th Annual Trondheim MRI Seminar

24 October 2018
08.00-08.30 Registration, coffee
08.30-09.00 Opening by Gunnar Morken
Director Research, Innovation and Education NTNU/St. Olavs Hospital
MRI in Trondheim – A short retrospect and the road leading to clinical 7T MRI
Prof. Olav Haraldseth
09.00-09.40 fMRI and grid cells
Prof. Christian Döller, NTNU
09.40-10.20 7T MRI in neuroradiology,  present practices and future potential
Prof. Thomas P. Naidich, Mount Sinai
10.20-10.40 BREAK
10.40-11.20 The Swedish National 7T-facility: status after three years
Researcher Karin Markenroth Bloch, Lund University
11.20-12.00 From sounds to words: Examining the dynamic in effective connectivity during speech perception
Prof. Karsten Specht, University of Bergen
12.00-13.00 LUNCH
13.00-13.40 Towards clinical metabolic imaging at 7 Tesla
Assist. Prof. Jannie Wijnen, UMC Utrecht
13.40-14.20 Ultra-high field MR in body-oncology AssociateProf.
Tom Scheenen, Radboud UMC
14.20-14.40 BREAK
14.40-15.20 Sequences for human neuroimaging at 7T and beyond 
Assist. Prof. Benedict Poser, Maastricht University
15.20-16.00 7T 31P MRS to study metabolism 
Professor Chris Rodgers, University of Cambridge


Nordic MRI research - in a changing world

ISMRM Nordic Chapter Meeting

25 October 2018
08.00-08.30 Registration, coffee
08.30-08.40 Welcome by Karin Markenroth Bloch
08.40-09.10 Session personalized medicine (Chair: Helle J. Simonsen)
Precise and individualized stimulation medicine – the role of magnetic resonance imaging to guide therapeutic brain stimulation
Prof. Hartwig Roman Siebner, Hvidovre Hospital, University of Copenhagen
09.10-09.40 Multimodal brain characterization: the key for precision medicine in aging and dementia
Prof. Carl-Johan Boraxbekk, Umeå University
09.40-10.00 Sponsor presentations
10.00-10.30 BREAK and poster presentations
10.30-11.00 Session Big Data/Deep Learning (Chair: Renate Gruner)
From unstructured (MRI) data to medically relevant information
Simon Kohl, PhD student Computer Science, German Cancer Research Centre
11.00-11.30 "Radiomics"
Prof. Radka Stoyanova, University of Miami
11.30-12.00 Oral abstract presentations - see last page of downloadable programme (pdf)
12.00-13.00 LUNCH and poster presentations (12.30-13:30)
13.00-14.30 Oral abstract presentations - see last page of downloadable programme (pdf)
14.30-14.40 Voting time/break
14.40-15.10 Session New MRI contrast mechanisms (Chair: Marius Widerøe)
New contrast mechanisms in MRI for quantitative imaging of articular cartilage
Dr. Mikko J. Nissi, University of Eastern Finland
15.10-15.40 Cerebral perfusion and oxygen consumption during hypoxic exposure in patients with obstructive sleep apnea and freedivers. 
Dr. Mark Bitsch Vestergaard, Post Doc, Rigshospitalet
15.40-16.00 Announcement of prize winner - Adjourn


18 Oct 2018