Educating and training scientists on how the Center’s resources can aid their research
- Dr. Ehsan Samei highlights important discussions in preparation for the Virtual Imaging Trials in Medicine Summit hosted by Duke University in April.
- (August 18,2023) Paul Keall, Tess Reynolds, and Owen Dillon from the Image X Institute describe the central role of virtual clinical trials to their bench to bedside research, giving several examples.
- (July 21, 2023) Drs. Paul Segars and Ehsan Abadi from the Center for Virtual Imaging Trials (CVIT) at Duke University demonstrate how to simulate virtual CT images for different research studies using tools developed by the CVIT.
Human Space Exploration and the Increased Radiation Exposure – how we tackle the issue for the NASA Artemis I mission with the MARE Experiment(June 16, 2023) Thomas Berger from the German Aerospace Center (DLR) gives an overview of radiation levels encountered in space and the MARE experiment within the NASA Artemis I mission and highlights synergies between space radiation research and Earth based cancer therapy applications.
Vascular Deformation Mapping: Towards a Commercial Solution for Mapping Longitudinal Changes in Aortic Morphology(May 19, 2023) Chuck Hatt and Nick Burris from Imbio Inc. and Michigan Medicine discuss the development and validation of the Vascular Deformation Mapping (VDM) software used to assess thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA).
- (April 21, 2023) Physics in Medicine Symposium featuring talks by James Dobbins and Ehsan Samei, former and current AAPM presidents.