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2013 American Association of Physicists in Medicine Annual Meeting - Agenda

Ultrasound Symposium Agenda - Tuesday, August 6

Session 1: Clinical Delivery and Advanced Novel Technologies/Strategies

Moderators: Chang Ming Charlie Ma, Fox Chase Cancer Center and Cyril Lafon, INSERM, University of Lyon

8:00 AM               Clinical Delivery and Advanced Novel Technologies/Strategies

                                Presenters: N. Sanghvi, A. Hananel, M. Hurwitz, C. Moonen

10:30 AM             Image Guidance and Assessment of Therapeutic Ultrasound

                                Presenters: K. Farahani, V. Rieke, E. Ebbini, D. Mast, M. Carol

12:10 AM             Antivascular Ultrasound for Cancer Treatment: The Role of Thermal Effects

                                Presenters: C. Sehgal, S. Hunt, B. Levenback, A. Wood

12:20 PM             MR Guided Non Thermal Pulsed High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Therapy of Breast Cancer in Vivo

                                Presenters: C. Ma, X. Chen, D. Cvetkovic, L. Chen


Session 2: Image Guidance and Assessment

Moderators: Keyvan Farahani, National Cancer Institute and Emad Ebbini, University of Minnesota

2:00 PM                Advanced Novel Technologies & Therapeutic Strategies

                                Presenters: K. Ferrara, R. Griffin, C. Guha, C. Holland, C. Lafon

3:40 PM                Dependence of Ultrasound Echo Decorrelation On Tissue Temperature During Radiofrequency Ablation of Ex Vivo Bovine Liver
Presenters: S. Subramanian, D. Schmidt, T. Fosnight, M. Rao, D. Mast


Session 3: Treatment Strategies, Modeling, Control

Moderators: Eduardo Moros, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Douglas Christensen, University of Utah

4:30 PM                Image-Guided Focused Ultrasound Therapy: Advanced Modeling, Control and Treatment Strategies

                                Presenters: M. Carol, D. Christensen, E. Neufeld

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