TransMedTech Grand Conference Series / Future of Health
1:00 p.m. Intro
1:10 p.m. Prof. Benjamin de Leener, TransMedTech Research Chair in Pediatric Neuroimaging, Polytechnique Montréal, CR-CHU Sainte-Justine
1:30 p.m. Stéphanie Noble, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Associate, Yale School of Medicine. Open science is inclusive science: a look at community efforts to dismantle barriers in neuroimaging.
Recent years have cast a spotlight on the importance of fostering diversity in science for individuals as well as science. The field of neuroimaging faces unique and systemic barriers to diverse participation that can only be dismantled through collective effort from the community.
1:50 p.m. Prof. Shannon Kolind, MRI Physicist, Adam Dvorak, Sharada Balaji. UBC MRI Reseach Center, Center for Brain Health. Driving low field MRI (literally); rethinking the map. Portable MRI Hyperfine LIVE DEMO.
Low field, portable MRI has the capacity to revolutionise access to MRI. In this presentation, we will provide a demonstration of operating the Hyperfine Swoop 64mT MRI system and open a discussion of potential applications, with a focus on multiple sclerosis.
2:30 p.m. Join the discussion : Is High-Tech MRI always necessary when accessibility is the issue?
April 1st , 1 – 3 p.m. EST
Theranostic technologies (oncology)
Details to come, co-organized with Prof Jean-François Carrier, TransMedTech Research Chair, University of Montreal.
May 12, 10:30 a.m. EST
Attend the Pathways to Digital Health Future session at Effervescence 2022.
June 1st, 1 – 3 p.m. EST
Theranostic and therapeutic technologies (cardiovascular)