CIHR Team Grant & OICR Smarter Imaging Program (SIP)
in Prostate Cancer
November 15, 2013 London Ontario
- Educate the audience regarding the CIHR Team Grant and OICR Smarter Imaging Program initiatives.
- Familiarize the audience with new imaging techniques being developed and validated for the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer.
- Participate in the identification of issues regarding the implementation of new imaging techniques in prostate cancer.
Update on CIHR Team Project: Imaging-pathology fusion to support MRI contouring guidelines for prostate cancer focal therapy planning
Eli Gibson, PhD Candidate, Imaging Research Labs, Robarts Research Institute, Western University, London, ON
Prostate Imaging with Sodium MRI
Rob Bartha, PhD, Scientist, Robarts Research Institute, and Associate Professor, Departments of Medical Biophysics, Medical Imaging, and Psychiatry, Western University, London, ON
Image-Based Markers for Prostate Cancer
Mehdi Moradi PhD, PEng, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC
Engineering Projects in Image-guided Prostate Intervention Programs at Brigham and Women's Hospital
Nobuhiko Hata, PhD, Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School; Technical Director, Image Guided Therapy Program, Director, Surgical Navigation and Robotics Laboratory, Brigham Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
MRI in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Prostate Cancer
Peter Choyke, MD, FACR, Head Imaging Section & Program Director, Molecular Imaging Program, Centre for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD
MRI-Guided Transurethral Ultrasound Ablation Therapy of the Prostate
Joseph Chin, MD, FRCSC, Chair, Division of Surgical Oncology and Professor, Departments of Surgery and Oncology, Western University, London, ON
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 and approved by Continuing Professional Development, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario. (3.5 hours)
This program has no commercial support.