BIRC Seminar Schedule 2011 - 2012

 

Wednesday, October 19th 2011
Auditorium A, 3rd Floor,
University Hospital

Dr. Bruce Pike
Killam Professor of Neurology & Neurosurgery
James McGill Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University


Title: Quantitative Functional MRI: Outstanding Issues and Future Directions

Wednesday, December 7th 2011
Auditorium A, 3rd Floor,
University Hospital

Dr. Alex MacKay
 Director, UBC Magnetic Resonance Imaging Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Canada

 Title: Magnetic Resonance Relaxation in Brain

Wednesday, January 18th 2012
Auditorium A, 3rd Floor,
University Hospital

 Dr. Russell H. Taylor
Director, Engineering Research Center for Computer-Integrated Surgical Systems and Technology (CISST ERC)
Professor, Computer Scinece, Whiting School of Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Title: Medical Robotics and Computer-Integrated Interventional Medicine

Tuesday, February 28th 2012
Shuttleworth Auditorium
St. Joseph's Hospital

Dr. Adam Liebert
Polish Academy of Sciences, Nalecz Institute of Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering, Warsaw, Poland

Title: Minimally Invasive Optical Method for Assessment of Brain Perfusion Deficits

Wednesday, March 21st 2012
Shuttleworth Auditorium
St. Joseph's Hospital

Dr. Paul Schaffer
Deputy Head, Nuclear Medicine Division TRIUMF
University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC

Title: Hot and Fast: Radiochemistry with Isotopes for Medicine

Wednesday, April 18th 2012
Auditorium A, 3rd Floor,
University Hospital

Dr. Anne Martel
Senior Scientist, Breast Cancer Research Centre
Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto, Ontario

Title: Applications of Magnetic Resonace Imaging for the Detection and Treatment of Breast Cancer