Plenary Speakers

Plenary Lecture Ⅰ (March 25)
Gwang-Woo Jeong, PhD
Chonnam National University Medical School, Korea
"Translational Study of Functional MRI and Morpho-volumetry in Psychiatric Disorders"

Plenary Lecture Ⅱ (March 26)
John C. Gore, PhD
Vanderbilt University, USA
"'Molecular' MR Imaging at High Fields"

Plenary Lecture Ⅲ (March 26)
Michael H. Lev, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
"Endovascular Stroke Treatment Outcomes after Patient Selection Based on Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Clinical Criteria"

Invited Speakers

SY01) Neuro MRI 1 : Update in Advanced Neuroimaging (March 25)
Toshiaki Taoka, M.D, Ph.D.
Nagoya University, Japan
"Update in advanced neuroimaging"

SY02) Breast MRI Ⅰ: Screening MRI (March 25)
Brian Hargreaves, Ph.D.
Stanford University, USA
"Non-Contrast-Enhanced Approaches to Breast MRI"

SY04) MR EngineeringⅠ: Ultra-high Field MR Engineering (March 25)
Tim Herrmann, Ph.D.
OvG University Magdeburg, Germany
"Improved Application of BioEM Fieldsimulation Software for new B1 Transmit Concepts at Ultra-High Field MRI"

Li-Wei Kuo, Ph.D.
National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan
"A high-strength gradient system for facilitating diffusion MRI on brain connectomics"

SY05) GU MRI Ⅰ: Special Focus Session _Prostate MRI (March 25)
Jurgen Futterer, Ph.D.
Radboud university medical center (Radboudumc), The Netherlands
"PI-RADS version 2"

Satoru Takahashi, M.D, Ph.D.
Kobe University Hospital, Japan
"Pitfalls in interpreting prostate MRI"

SY11) CSMRM-KSMRM Joint Symposium : Advances in brain tumor imaging (March 25)
Guangbin Wang, M.D, Ph.D.
Shandong Medical Imaging Research Institute, China
"Improving the grading accuracy of astrocytic neoplasms non-invasively by combining timing information with cerebral blood flow: A multi-inversion-time arterial-spin-labeling magnetic resonance"

Meiyun Wang, M.D, Ph.D.
Henan provincial People’s Hospital, China
"Molecular Imaging Using Endogenous Cellular Proteins and Diffusion Kurtosis Imaging in Grading Gliomas"

SY25) Pediatric MRI Ⅰ: Neuro and Spine (March 26)
Kumiko Ando, M.D, Ph.D.
Hyogo College of Medicine, Japan
"Mass and pit in baby's buttocks: Imaging of spinal dysraphism"

SY26) Abdominal MRI Ⅱ: Special focus session (March 26)
Utaroh Motosugi, M.D, Ph.D
University of Yamanashi, Japan
"MRI of the liver"

SY33) Abdominal MRI Ⅲ: Refresh course (March 26)
Utaroh Motosugi, M.D, Ph.D
University of Yamanashi, Japan
"essentials of liver MRI"

SY34) Advanced MRI Ⅱ (March 26)
Hua Guo, Ph.D.
Tsinghua University, China
"Multiband Accelerated High Resolution Diffusion MRI using SYMPHONY"

Koichi Oshio, M.D, Ph.D.
Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
"High resolution diffusion EPI and MUSE (mutiplexed sensitivity-encoding)"

Ze Wang, Ph.D.
Hangzhou Normal University, China
"High fidelity arterial spin labeling imaging"