Breast MRI for Screening, Diagnosis, Treatment Planning & Evaluation

27 February 2018

Society of Chemical Industry, London


Organised by IPEM's Magnetic Resonance Special Interest Group


Breast MRI has achieved widespread clinical use within the NHS, and has a number of different roles:  cancer screening (and assessment of cancer risk), diagnosis, MR-guided biopsies, planning of surgery and radiotherapy, and assessment of a number of treatments/interventions, increasingly making use of functional MRI techniques. Optimisation of the sequences employed is essential, but many different approaches are possible within existing Radiological guidelines. A Quality Assurance Programme must address many different needs, often requiring a compromise between different image characteristics. 

This scientific meeting will examine ways to achieve optimum breast MRI protocols (data acquisition and data analysis protocols) for maximum clinical benefit whilst considering the advantages of MRI in the context of other imaging techniques. 

Target Audience
This subject will be of interest to clinical scientists/medical physicists, Radiographers and Radiologists supporting breast MRI in a variety of applications

Conference Resources 
Download the final programme here
Download abstracts of papers to be presented here for reference.  
Download invited speaker biographies here

Registration
 
On-line registration is now closed. For any queries, email the IPEM conference team or ring 01904 550598. 

Registration fees:
IPEM member: £165

IPEM member trainee: £140
IPEM member technologist: £125
IPEM member student/retired/non-salaried: £95
Non-member: £215

Please note there is a £20 discount on these prices if booked up to 6 weeks in advance.
Full prices apply from 17th January 2018
Registration deadline: EXTENDED TO 16th February 2018


Venue 
This conference will take place at the Society of Chemical Industry (SCI) in London, 15 mins walk or less from the following tube stations: Victoria, Hyde Park Corner, Sloane Square, Knightsbridge. 
Full address: SCI, 14/15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS. 
For a map and travel information, 
visit the SCI website here





Contact/Queries
If you have any queries, please 
email the IPEM conference team or tel: 01904 550598. 


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