Call for Abstracts & Papers: 6th Annual World Congress of IBMISPS on Image

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Call for Abstracts & Papers: 6th Annual World Congress of IBMISPS on Image

Crossing Disciplines to Prepare for the Future

CALL FOR PAPERS - Abstract Submission Deadline: 27 March, 2009

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The 6th Annual World Congress for Brain Mapping and Image Guided Therapy is organized by the International Brain Mapping and Intraoperative Surgical Planning Society. Congress administration is provided by Elsevier, publisher of NeuroImage - the official journal of the Society.
Babak Kateb Chairman of the Board of Directors; Brain Mapping Foundation, Scientific Director of IBMISPS and Brain Mapping Foundation; Founding Chairman of the Board and Executive Director of IBMISPS; Managing Editor IBMISPS-NeuroImage, USA

Ferenc A. Jolesz B.Leonard Holman Professor of Radiology; Director, Division of MRI and National Center for Image Guided Therapy Department of Radiology Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School, USA

Shouleh Nikzad Lead, Advanced Detector Array and Nanoscience Group; Principal Member of Staff Lead, Strategic Initiative, Gigapixel FPAs NASA/JPL, California Institute of Technology; Visiting Research Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, USA

Warren S. Grundfest Professor of Bioengineering & Electrical Engineering; The Henry Samueli School of Engineering & Applied Science; Professor of Surgery; David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, USA


26-29 August, 2009
Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA


The congress program will consist of invited keynote lectures and presentations selected from submitted abstracts for which contributions are now invited. Coverage will range from basic translational research and multidisciplinary clinical practice and surgery to healthcare policy and neuroeconomics, including:

  • Brain mapping
  • Image guided therapy/surgery
  • Healthcare policy
  • FDA regulations
  • Bioethics and neuroeconomics
  • Biomedical, chemical and materials engineering
  • Neuroscience
  • Bioinformatics and grid technology
  • Physiology

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Researchers are invited to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentation at the Congress. 300-word abstracts should be submitted online by 27 March, 2009.

Kern Medical Center is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Kern Medical Center takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity. Kern Medical Center designates this educational activity for a maximum of 20 hour(s) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) 1tm. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This credit may also be applied to the Certification in Continuing Medical Education.

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Richard Hart
IBMISPS Annual Congress 2009
Tel: +44 (0) 1460 259776
Fax: +44 (0) 1460 258783
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