Navigation Links
World Molecular Imaging Congress to Feature Scientific Breakthroughs in Molecular Multimodal Imaging Essential to Precision Medicine
Date:9/3/2013

CULVER CITY, Calif., Sept 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The World Molecular Imaging Society (WMIS) will hold its sixth annual congress in Savannah, GA September 18 – 21, 2013.  The World Molecular Imaging Congress (WMIC) 2013 will feature new advancements in molecular multimodal imaging with a focus on discovery, pre-clinical and translational research, highlighting first-in-human studies that drive innovative diagnostics and targeted therapy critical to the implementation of precision medicine.  

Hedvig Hricak M.D., Ph.D., Chairman, Radiology; Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and one of eight esteemed Plenary Speakers at the WMIC 2013 said, "Molecular imaging and targeted therapy are essential to the successful implementation of precision medicine. The WMIC is a unique international forum for discussing all aspects of molecular imaging research, from an idea to preclinical studies to first-in-human imaging trials. The WMIS is taking the lead in the global discussions of MI and its clinical applications and it is a pleasure and honor to take part in the 2013 WMIS annual meeting."

This year's program will consist of 168 oral presentations and 35 spotlight presentations emphasizing five categories: Chemistry & Imaging Probes, First-in-Human & Clinical Studies, Preclinical Cell & Tissue Level Studies, Preclinical in vivo Studies, Technology & Software development, with over 60 top Industry Exhibitors. Visit www.wmicmeeting.org

"Our program will set the framework for innovation and discovery with thought-provoking research on how MRI, ultrasound, PET, CT, SPECT, optical and many other modalities are providing major new insights and direction on how to effectively treat and monitor life-threatening neurological, cardiovascular, inflammatory, metabolic, oncological, and infectious diseases," said Zaver Bhujwalla, Ph.D., WMIS President, and Professor, Radiology & Radiological Science, Oncology; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

ABOUT WORLD MOLECULAR IMAGING SOCIETY
The WMIS is dedicated to developing and promoting translational research through multimodal molecular imaging. The education and abstract-driven WMIC annual meeting is held in conjunction with European Society for Molecular Imaging (ESMI) and Federation of Asian Societies for Molecular Imaging (FASMI). WMIC is the only meeting that provides a unique platform for scientists and clinicians with very diverse backgrounds to interact, present, and follow cutting-edge advances in molecular imaging.  Industry exhibits at the congress include the latest advances in preclinical and clinical imaging applications creating a complete molecular imaging educational technology showcase.

CONTACT: CHRISTIAAN KOOP
PHONE: 310-215-9730
E-MAIL: WMIS@WMIS.ORG


'/>"/>
SOURCE World Molecular Imaging Society
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. SERVE-HF; the Worlds Largest Study of Sleep-Disordered Breathing in Heart Failure Completes Recruitment
2. World Pain Relieving Drug Market 2013-2023
3. Biosimilar Monoclonal Antibodies: World Market Prospects 2013-2023
4. Tele-Health Carts, Servers, and Monitoring Worldwide, 2012 to 2018
5. Novation Big Data Selected by Computerworld as 2013 Data+ Editors Choice
6. GUARDaHEART to Host Exclusive Event focused on Targeting Heart Disease in Celebration of the World Heart Day Mission
7. Cosmetic Dermatology of Orange County Welcomes Worlds Most Advanced Technology for Tattoo Removal
8. Boehringer Ingelheim Announces Agreement to Study Real-World Use of Oral Anticoagulants
9. Portable Oxygen Concentrators: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2018
10. Oxygen Concentrators: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2018
11. Endexx Secures Exclusive World Wide Rights for Medical Marijuana Dispensing Technology
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb. 8, 2016 ... the addition of the "Label-Free Detection ... Forecasts to 2020" report to their ... announced the addition of the "Label-Free ... Global Forecasts to 2020" report to ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb. 8, 2016  Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or "Company") ... of injectable drug delivery systems, today announced that it will ... ended December 31, 2015 after market close on February 9, ... conference call to discuss these financial results.    ... --> About Unilife Corporation ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... 8, 2016  Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ... (IND) application for SB-318, a single treatment strategy ... Type I (MPS I). The SB-318 IND application ... a Phase 1/2 clinical study (SB-318-1502) designed to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Guruji Mahendra Kumar Trivedi is ... 11th, 2016 in honor of his birthday on February 10th. During this time, ... Trivedi is known by over 250,000 people from over 40 different countries as an ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... According to research by the ... dental technicians to be certified or obtain continuing education. To increase patient awareness ... In Your Mouth?” campaign to inform dentists and patients about the possible lack ...
(Date:2/7/2016)... Birmingham, Lake Orion, Clarkston, Metamora, Michigan (PRWEB) , ... February 07, ... ... women on Friday in recognition of National Wear Red Day. National Wear Red ... heart disease and stroke in women. Heart disease and stroke cause 1 in 3 ...
(Date:2/7/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Dr. Todd Hobgood , certificated in ... surgical expertise. Technically known as deoxycholic acid or previously as ATX-101, Kybella® ... for reduction of fat below the chin (aka the “double chin”). Medication side ...
(Date:2/6/2016)... ... 2016 , ... US Sports Camps is proud to sponsor the Bay Area ... top non-profit leaders, ultimate organizations, and coaches from around the US. The theme for ... Program Director of Youth and Education, describes this year YUCC as “an important conversation ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):