2019 D R A F T A G E N D A  


 

T H U R S D A Y, S E P T E M B E R 5th

7:00AM-8:00AM       BREAKFAST AND EXHIBITOR ZONE

8:00AM- 8:10AM   

Welcome and Introduction

 Conference Director: Steve Feinstein

 Conference Co-Directors: Stephanie Wilson and Petros Nihoyannopoulos

8:15AM-9:15AM              

CEUS Updates Around the World - SESSION I

Chairs: Stephanie Wilson and Petros Nihoyannopoulos

ICUS: Robin Adams, Linda Feinstein, Ed Dougherty 

IAC: Beverly Gorman

EASL Update: Fabio Piscaglia

Regulatory Reports From Around the World - TBA, Stephanie Wilson, EMA – WFUMB: Roxy Senior

9:15AM-9:30AM

Stretch Break

9:30AM-11:00AM           

CEUS Clinical Trials – SESSION II

Chairs: Anthony DeMaria and Melissa Tracy

Alfred Yu - TBA

Misun Hwang – Brain Imaging in neonates with CEUS

Kullervo  Hynynen - Ongoing Brain Cancer Therapy

Kassa Darge: Pediatric updates 

Beth McCarville – TBA

Dirk Clevert - TBA

11:00AM-11:45AM    BREAK AND EXHIBITOR ZONE

11:45AM-1:00PM    

Gene Therapy  -  SESSION III

Chairs: PJ Brooks and TBA

Paul Grayburn - Myocyte Regeneration with CEUS

Pintong Huang - TBA

Jonathan Lindner - TBA

Howard Leong Poi – TBA

Lisa Villanueva - TBA

1:00PM-2:00PM        LUNCH AND EXHIBITOR ZONE

2:00PM-3:00PM         

CEUS – SESSION IV

Chairs: John Knudsen and Ed Grant

Fabio Piscaglia  – TBA

Yuko Kono  – CEUS in HCC Diagnosis, LI-RADS and AASLD Guidelines

Henrik Sillesen –  Contrast for Vascular Disease

John Eisenbrey - Microbubble Cavitation for Augmenting HCC Radiotherapy

3:00PM-4:00PM         

Pre-Clinical and Clinical Trials/Novel CEUS Applications – SESSION V

Chairs: Harvey Feigenbaum and Sharon Mulvagh

Mengxing Tang - 3D Velocity and Volume Flow Measurement Using High Frame Rate CEUS

Flemming Forsberg -  Subharmonic Prostate Imaging for Biopsy Guidance

Luciano Agati - Intraventricular Flow Dynamics in Patients

Wilson Mathias, Jr - Updates on Coronary Sonothrombolysis 

4:00PM-4:45PM    BREAK AND EXHIBITOR ZONE

4:45PM-6:00PM Novel Acoustic Imaging - SESSION VI  

Chairs: Dan Adam and Mike Main

Harald Becher – Preliminary Results: Coronary Sonothrombolysis

Hessel Wijkstra - TBA

Massimo Mischi – Advances in Multi-parametric 3D Dynamic Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

Thomas Fischer - TBA

7:00PM-10:00PM Thursday Night Social Event 


F R I D A Y, S E P T E M B E R 6th

7:15AM-8:00AM       BREAKFAST AND EXHIBITOR ZONE     

8:00AM-9:00AM      

Novel Acoustic Imaging – SESSION VII

Chairs: Franco Pizzuto and Brian Fowlkes

Paul Dayton - Update on Microvascular Imaging

Tom Porter - Acoustic Activation of Intravenous Droplets

Anthony DeMaria - New “Small Microbubbles”

Brett Angel - Novel applications of novel microbubbles 

9:00AM-10:00AM   

Acoustics – SESSION VIII

Chairs: James Miller and Seth Powsner

Brian Fowlkes – TBA

Nico De Jong – TBA

Mike Averkiou -  TBA

Evan Unger – TBA

10:00AM-10:45AM       BREAK AND EXHIBITOR ZONE   

10:45AM-11:30AM

CEUS Cellular Physiology - SESSION IX

Chairs: Arend Schinkel and Mark Monaghan

Klazina Kooiman – TBA

John Pacella - TBA

Rik Vos – TBA

11:30AM-12:30PM    LUNCH AND EXHIBITOR ZONE  

12:30PM-2:00PM          

Expert Case Presentations  – SESSION X

Chairs: Folkert ten Cate, Len Greenbaum and Paolo Voci

Arnaldo Rabischoffsky – TBA

Roxy Senior – TBA

J. Kenneth Ford – TBA

Hans Peter Weskit – TBA

Thomas Grant – TBA

Otto Kamp – TBA

2:00PM-2:45PM    BREAK AND FINAL EXHIBITOR ZONE  

2:45PM-4:00PM

Wrap Up Panel Discussions – SESSION XI

Chairs: Petros Nihoyannopoulos and Sharon Mulvagh

Panelists:  Payman Sattar, Tochi Okwuosa, Sarah Alexander, Andy Appis, Orpheus Kolokythas,

Meri Chen, Charlotte Bai, Alan Goldberg, Anu Rao