Basic MRI Physics

Brussels (BE), 17-21 September 2018

General Information

ORGANISERS
Dr Hubert Raeymaekers

LANGUAGE
The course language is English

CONTACT
walter.rijsselaere@uzbrussel.be


CERTIFICATION
A certificate will be awarded to the successful students.
LOCATION
UZ Brussel, Belgium

COURSE FEES
Registration fee, including course materials: 820 euros (full fee), reduced to 410 for residents (certified by the head of the department).

Faculty

S. Gandy (Dundee)
T. Metens (Brussels)
M. Naeyaert (Brussels)
R.S. Nicholas (Dundee)
P. Pullens (Ghent)
H. Raeymaekers (Brussels)
S. Sawiak (Cambridge)
P. Van Schuerbeek (Brussels)


Programme

Monday 17 September

9.00: Registration
9.45: Welcome: H. Raeymaekers, Brussels
10.00: Background physics and mathematics. P. Van Schuerbeek, Brussels
Coffee
11.00: Basic NMR. P. Van Schuerbeek, Brussels
12.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
13.00: Lunch break
14.00: Imaging Encoding: P. Van Schuerbeek, Brussels
15.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
Coffee
16.00: Instrumentation and site-planning. R.S. Nicholas, Dundee
17.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
Tba: Welcome Reception

 

Tuesday 18 September

9.00: Basic Spin Echo Imaging. S. Sawiak, Cambridge
10.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
Coffee
11.00: Spin echo Imaging in practice. S. Sawiak, Cambridge
12.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
13.00: Lunch break
14.00: Relaxation times and contrast. S.J. Gandy, Dundee
15.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
Coffee
16.00: Safety and Quality assessment. H. Raeymaekers, Brussels
17.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching

 

Wednesday 19 September

9.00: Basic Gradient Echo Imaging. P. Van Schuerbeek, Brussels
10.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
Coffee
11.00: Gradient Echo Imaging in practice. P. Van Schuerbeek, Brussels
12.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
13.00: Lunch break
14.00: Diffusion and Perfusion. S. Sawiak, Cambridge
15.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
Coffee
16.00: Fast and ultra-fast imaging. R.S. Nicholas, Dundee
17.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
Tba: Social Event and Dinner

 

Thursday 20 September

9.00: Artefacts. M. Naeyaert, Brussels
10.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
Coffee
11.00: Flow effects and Angiography. T. Metens, Brussels
12.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
13.00: Lunch break
14.00: Cardiac MRI. S.J. Gandy, Dundee
15.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching
Coffee
16.00: Functional MRI. P. Pullens, Ghent
17.00: Self Evaluation – Self Teaching

 

Friday 21 September

9.00: MR Spectroscopy. R.S. Nicholas, Dundee
10.00: Examination and course evaluation
Coffee
11.00: Certificates and farewell



Registration

Go to the preregistration area

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