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October 20, 2017 | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Category: Conference
Location: Integrative Biosciences Center Multi-purpose seminar room | Map
6135 Woodward Ave.
Detroit , MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Faculty

Wayne State University College of Engineering and the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute (KCI) are pleased to present the symposium "Frontiers in Molecular and Functional Imaging" on Friday, October 20, 2017 at the IBio Building.

The symposium will include presentations by KCI's Molecular Imaging Program group members and other experts in the field of imaging.  The event also includes a student poster competition.  Top posters will be displayed in the IBio lobby and students will be available to discuss their work during the lunch hour.

The final schedule can be viewed here.

Presentations by:
Matthew Allen, Ph.D., Wayne State University; Bruce Berkowitz, Ph.D., Inaugural FARVO; Paul Carson, Ph.D., University of Michigan; Vaibhav Diwadkar, Ph.D., Wayne State University; Neb Duric, Ph.D., Wayne State University and KCI, Juri Gelovani, M.D., Ph.D.,Wayne State University and KCI; Csaba Juhasz, M.D., Ph.D., Wayne State University; Roman Maev, Ph.D. DSc., Wayne State University; Mohammad Mehrmohammadi, Ph.D., Wayne State University; Otto Muzik, Ph.D., Wayne State University School of Medicine; Mohammadreza Nasiriavanaki, Ph.D., Wayne State University; Scott Peltier, Ph.D., University of Michigan; Erik M. Shapiro, Ph.D., Michigan State University; Anthony  F. Shields, M.D., Ph.D., Wayne State University and KCI; Bonnie Sloane, Ph.D., Wayne State University; Nerissa Viola-Villegas, Ph.D., Wayne State University and KCI; Yang Xia, Ph.D., Oakland University, Kurt R. Zinn, Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Students interested in participating in the poster competition must submit abstracts by October 9, 2017 via this online form.

Once available, a detailed agenda will be uploaded to this posting and emailed to all registered attendees.

For more information about this event, please contact Beth Madigan at 313-577-1196 or