9:10 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.
Title: Clinical and Imaging Biomarkers for Cancer
Anthony Shields, M.D., Wayne State University
9:50 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.
Title: PET Biomarkers for Cancer
Dan Pryma, M.D.,University of Pennsylvania
10:10 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.
10:25 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Title: Imaging Biomarkers of XRT
Lillie Lin, M.D.,University of Pennsylvania
10:45 a.m. – 11:05 a.m.
Title: Quantitative PET Analysis
Robert Doot, M.D., University of Pennsylvania
11:05 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Title: Novel MRI Biomarkers in Cancer
Thomas E. Yankeelov, Ph.D., Director of Cancer Imaging Research, Vanderbilt University
11:45 p.m. – 12:15 p.m.
All Session I speakers
12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
LUNCH and POSTER SESSION
Session II: Neuroscience Imaging
Session Chair: John Detre, M.D.
1:45 p.m. – 2:05 p.m.
Title: Imaging Biomarkers in Smoking Cessation
Caryn Lerman, Ph.D.,University of Pennsylvania
2:05 p.m. – 2:25 p.m.
Title: Clinical PET Biomarkers for Brain
Jacob Dubroff, M.D., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
2:25 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Title: Multi-Modality Analysis
Bryan Avants, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
2:45 p.m. – 3:25 a.m.
Title: Challenges and Opportunities in Imaging Neuroinflammation with PET
Mark A. Mintun, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Avid Radiopharmaceuticals
3:25 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Session III: Instrumentation For Combined PET And MRI
Session Chair: Ravinder Reddy, Ph.D.
3:45 p.m. – 4:05 p.m.
Title: Introduction & Preclinical Developments
Joel Karp, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
4:05 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Title: Debate: PET/MRI vs. PET+MRI
Mitchell Schnall, M.D., Ph.D. & R. Nick Bryan, M.D., Ph.D., Moderator: Ilya Nasarallah, M.D., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
4:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
All Session II & III speakers
5:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.
Closing Remarks followed by Reception