From MRI Basics to Advanced Neuro Workshop

This is a 2 days course

Course Information

Speaker

Mr Ng Chian Keat, Dr Stephane Breil, Mr Yoke San Seetho

Venue

Philips APAC Center,

622 Lorong 1 Toa Payoh, Singapore 319763

 

Status

Open for Registration

Registration Fee

SGD $700.00 per pax

*GST included

Seats Available

20

Summary

  • Going deeper into technical/scientific aspects of advanced Neuro MRI techniques,
  • Parallel imaging techniques and Spectroscopy.
  • Course is open to Philips and non- Philips users that want to have a better understanding of advanced MRI techniques
  • Course is open to doctors, radiographers and biomedical engineers
  • This is not a basic course of utilization of the system or a clinical course

 

Agenda

09:00 am - 09:30 am

An insight to Philips MRI technology

09:30 am - 11:00 am

Fat suppression techniques and optimization
Philips terminology introduction and key advantages of FFE mdixon XD

11:00 am - 11:20 am

Break

11:20 am - 12:00 pm

Pseudo Steady State (Advance TSE)
Optimization of PSS and clinical applications

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Motion correction techniques and optimization
2D Multivane XD and 3D Vane
How to deal with uncooperative patient

12:45 pm - 02:00 pm

Lunch Break

02:00 pm - 03:30 pm

Spectroscopy
Theory of Spectroscopy
Spectroscopy sequences
Brain Spectroscopy applications
Prostate Spectroscopy
Phosphorus Spectroscopy
Amide Proton transfer

03:30 pm - 03:50 pm

Break

03:50 pm - 04:40 pm

Parallel Acquisition Techniques
Theory of Sense
DS Sense
MultiBrand Sense
Compressed Sense

04:40 pm - 05:30 pm

Meet the artifacts
Identify and recognize MRI artifacts
Tips and countermeasures

08:00 am - 10:45 am

Advanced Neuro
K-Space reminder
EPI technique
Diffusion Imaging
Perfusion
ASL
Diffusion Tensor Imaging
DKI
Functional MRI

10:45 am - 11:00 am

Break

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Scanning Session
Spectroscopy
DTI
fMRI
4D-Trance
Zoom Imaging
3D ASL

12:30 pm - 01:30 pm

Lunch Break

01:30 pm - 03:00 pm

ISP Neuro Postprcoessings
Spectroscopy
DTI
T2* perfusion
fMRI

03:00 pm - 03:15 pm

Break

03:15 pm - 04:00 pm

Scanning Session
2D and 3D motion correction techniques
mDixon
3D brachial plexus

04:00 pm - 04:45 pm

Health Continuum Space Tour
In-bore experience and Prodiva MRI tour

04:45 pm - 05:00 pm

Debrief and Q&A

09:00 am - 09:30 am

An insight to Philips MRI technology

09:30 am - 11:00 am

Fat suppression techniques and optimization
Philips terminology introduction and key advantages of FFE mdixon XD

11:00 am - 11:20 am

Break

11:20 am - 12:00 pm

Pseudo Steady State (Advance TSE)
Optimization of PSS and clinical applications

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Motion correction techniques and optimization
2D Multivane XD and 3D Vane
How to deal with uncooperative patient

12:45 pm - 02:00 pm

Lunch Break

02:00 pm - 03:30 pm

Spectroscopy
Theory of Spectroscopy
Spectroscopy sequences
Brain Spectroscopy applications
Prostate Spectroscopy
Phosphorus Spectroscopy
Amide Proton transfer

03:30 pm - 03:50 pm

Break

03:50 pm - 04:40 pm

Parallel Acquisition Techniques
Theory of Sense
DS Sense
MultiBand Sense
Compressed Sense

04:40 pm - 05:30 pm

Meet the artifacts
Identify and recognize MRI artifacts
Tips and countermeasures

08:00 am - 10:45 am

Advanced Neuro
K-Space reminder
EPI technique
Diffusion Imaging
Perfusion
ASL
Diffusion Tensor Imaging
MR Permeability
IVIM Diffusion
DKI
Functional MRI

10:45 am - 11:00 am

Break

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Scanning Session
Spectroscopy
DTI
fMRI
4D-Trance
Zoom Imaging
3D ASL

12:30 pm - 01:30 pm

Lunch Break

01:30 pm - 03:00 pm

ISP neuro postprocessings
Spectroscopy
DTI
T2*perfusion
fMRI

03:00 pm - 03:15 pm

Break

03:15 pm - 04:00 pm

Scanning session
2D and 3D motion correction techniques
mDixon
3D brachial plexus

04:00 pm - 04:45 pm

Health Continuum Space Tour
In-bore experience and Prodiva MRI tour

04:45 pm - 05:00 pm

Debrief and Q&A

About Speaker

Mr Ng Chian Keat

Joined Philips Healthtech as regional MRI Application Specialist, based in Singapore, taking care of installed based in South East Asia (SEA).

Tasked to provide on-site and remote applications training and support for Philips MRI system around SEA region. 

Required to create an understanding with customer regarding clinical challenges and work hand-in-hand in order produce a sound clinical solution for their MRI system.

Collaborated with the product manager and sales teams by providing inputs on customers' requirements and winning the deals. 


Dr Stephane Breil

PhD in NMR Spectroscopy, Paul Sabatier University, Toulouse, France
20 years of experience in MRI Advanced Applications

Mr Yoke San Seetho

  • 6 years' experience in performing Magnetic Resonance Scan Duties
  • Trained and have hands-on experience in handling Siemens Machines 1.5 Tesla Avanto, 1.5T Avanto Fit, Essenza., Espree. 3Tesla Skyra, Verio and Philips Machine 3Tesla Ingenia.
  • Awarded Health Manpower Development Plan (HMDP) on Advance MSK to USA-New York for 8 weeks in Sep - Nov 2015.
  • Senior Radiographer Grade 14 in January 2016.
  • Appointed as In-Charge of Philips Machine in Outpatient Imaging Center (OIC MSK) in March 2016.
  • MRI SEM Product Manager