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CIHR Team Grant & OICR Imaging Pipeline Platform
One Millimetre Cancer Challenge Workshop

November 9, 2009 London, Ontario

Imaging Applications
in Prostate Cancer


Learning Objectives

  1. Educate the audience regarding the CHIR Team Grant and OICR Imaging Pipeline initiatives
  2. Familiarize the audience with new imaging techniques being developed and validated for the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer
  3. Participate in the identification of issues regarding the implementation of new imaging techniques in prostate cancer

Imaging Agents and Molecular Targets in Pre-Clinical Models
John Lewis , Scientist, London Regional Cancer Program

MRI/US Fusion Directed Biopsy
Cesare Romagnoli, Radiologist, LHSC

CIHR Team Update
Glenn Bauman, Director of Research, LORCP, Chair of Oncology, UWO

Modeling image-Guided Prostate Cancer Treatment
Eugene Wong, Scientist, Medical Physics, UWO

Doug Hoover, Post-doctoral Fellow, Medical Physics, UWO

Biomarkers and Nomograms
Robert Nam, Associate Professor of Surgery, Divisions of Urology and Surgical oncology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto

Translational Molecular Imaging for Oncology
Martin G. Pomper, Professor of Radiology and Director of the Small Animal Imaging Resource Program (SAIRP), Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD

Intra-operative Guidance for Kidney Cancer and Applications to Prostate
Terry Peters, Scientist, maging Researech Laboratories, Robarts Research Institute

Carling Cheung, MESc Candidate, Biomedical Engineering, UWO; Imaging Research Laboratories, Robarts Research Institute

Minimally Invasive Surgical Approaches (HIFU/Cryo/Robotics) in London
Joseph Chin, Chair/Chief of Surgical Oncology, LHSC


This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. This program has been reviewed and approved by Continuing Medical Education, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario. (5.75 hours)

This program has no commercial support.

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