ISMRM 2019 News
Video from ISMRM 2019: Tal Arbel on machine learning and image analysis
May 15, 2019 -- MONTREAL - Machine learning in MRI was the focus of Tuesday's plenary session at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM). In this video, Tal Arbel, PhD, of McGill University explains how machine learning is already improving scientific research into multiple sclerosis.  Discuss
Video from ISMRM 2019: Jong Chul Ye on machine learning and data reconstruction
May 15, 2019 -- MONTREAL - While most of the focus on machine learning in radiology has been image interpretation, Jong Chul Ye, PhD, of the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) in South Korea believes that data reconstruction is also a fertile area for deep learning. He explains in this video from the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) conference.  Discuss
ISMRM: Breast MRI confirms lymph node response to therapy
May 14, 2019 -- MONTREAL - MRI is a reliable way to validate changes in axillary lymph node volume and shape in situ in breast cancer patients after neoadjuvant chemotherapy, according to a study presented Monday at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) annual meeting.  Discuss
Video from ISMRM 2019: Dr. Hedvig Hricak on disruptors in MRI interpretation
May 14, 2019 -- MONTREAL - Monday morning's talks on disruptors in MRI came to a close with a talk on disruption in the interpretation of MRI data by Dr. Hedvig Hricak, PhD, of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. She sees artificial intelligence as having a major potential impact on MRI interpretation, but there are challenges to overcome along the way.  Discuss
Video from ISMRM 2019: Mark Griswold on disruptors in MRI visualization
May 14, 2019 -- MONTREAL - Disruptors in MRI was the topic of the Monday morning sessions at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) meeting this week. In this video, Mark Griswold, PhD, of Case Western Reserve University describes the disruptive potential of new visualization technologies, especially holographic visualization and mixed reality.  Discuss
Video from ISMRM 2019: Andrew Webb on disruptors to MRI acquisition
May 14, 2019 -- MONTREAL - MRI is one of the most powerful technologies in healthcare, but some 70% of the world lacks access to it. Could this change by disruption in the way MRI data are acquired? Andrew Webb, PhD, from Leiden University Medical Center discusses work underway to make MRI more accessible in this video from the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM).  Discuss
Video from ISMRM 2019: Dr. Pia Sundgren on diversity and inclusion
May 14, 2019 -- MONTREAL - Diversity and inclusion are major themes at this year's meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM). ISMRM 2019 President Dr. Pia Sundgren, PhD, believes these themes are key elements of the society's mission, as she explains in this video from the conference.  Discuss
Video from ISMRM 2019: Dr. Daniel Sodickson on MRI disruptors
May 13, 2019 -- MONTREAL - What disruptive forces are changing radiology in general and MRI in particular? Dr. Daniel Sodickson, PhD, of New York University School of Medicine discusses disruptors -- and whether they are positive or negative -- in this video from the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) conference.  Discuss
SMRT: EMR confers many benefits to MRI workflow
May 13, 2019 -- MONTREAL - The electronic medical record (EMR) is making inroads into radiology, presenting workflow challenges that may not have been present in the era when PACS was king. But the EMR also presents workflow benefits, specifically for MRI, according to a Sunday talk at the Society for MR Radiographers & Technologists (SMRT) annual meeting.  Discuss
ISMRM: Charting a course of diversity and inclusion
May 13, 2019 -- MONTREAL - Ensuring sustainability and promoting diversity are two key strategies for the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) as the organization heads into the future.  Discuss