BSR Section Minisymposium Neuroimaging in Dementia Belgian Society of Neuroradiology - 26/09/2015
We would like to invite you for a minisymposium on "Neuroimaging in Dementia" on Saturday September 26th, 2015. Save the date!
Please find the program below. Since the room has limited occupancy (100), a website will be created soon and send to you for registration, which is free but compulsory.
Dementia is a major problem in society, and often imaging is prescribed for patients with signs of memory loss and other cognitive decline. The symposium aims at providing you with an insight in the clinical challenges, epidemiology and imaging strategies in nuclear medicine and radiology.
09:00h Welcome and coffee
09:30h Clinical aspects of dementia:
Anne Sieben (Neurology, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium)
10:00h MRI in normal aging - Rotterdam study.
Daniel Bos (Department of Radiology and Epidemiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
11:00h Biomarkers of neurodegeneration using nuclear medicine:
Henryk Barthel (Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Leipzig, Germany)
11:30h Biomarkers of neurodegeneration using MRI.
Sven Haller (Neuroradiology, University Hospital Geneva, Switzerland)
12:00h Round table discussion.
Moderator: Rik Achten (Ghent University Hospital, Belgium)
12:30h Networking Lunch for all attendees (free)
Organisation: Belgian Society for Neuroradiology
Organisers: Rik Achten (President), Patrice Jissendi (President-elect)
Belgian Accreditation: number 15014297, pending
Venue: Zebrastraat, Zebrastraat 32, 9000 Gent
Prof. R. Achten, President BSNR
Dr. P. Jissendi Tchofo, Secretary BSNR