Scientists and clinicians who are researching uses of MR-guided focused ultrasound are encouraged to submit abstracts for the upcoming 2nd International Symposium on MR-guided Focused Ultrasound.  The deadline for abstract submissions is Monday, August 16.

Scheduled for October 17-20 in the Washington, D.C. area, this landmark event will spotlight leading edge preclinical, translational and clinical research related to one of today’s most promising and innovative therapeutic technologies. The symposium will offer a multifaceted exploration of this emerging field and feature plenary sessions, panel discussions, poster presentations and technical exhibits.

To be eligible for consideration, abstracts must address preclinical, translational or clinical research projects on MR-guided focused ultrasound. Research categories include, but are not limited to:

  • Brain
  • Prostate
  • Breast
  • Liver
  • Uterine Fibroids and Fertility
  • Bone Tumors
  • Back and Neck Pain
  • Targeted Drug Delivery
  • MR-guided focused ultrasound technology

Abstracts should be submitted online at

Complete information about the 2nd International Symposium on MR-guided Focused Ultrasound can be found at

Written by Ellen C., McKenna

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