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Joint DOE / NIH Workshop - Advancing Medical Care through Discovery in the Physical Sciences Workshop Series: Radiation Detection

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Jefferson Lab

Behrouz Shabestari (National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering), Brian Pogue (University of Wisconsin-Madison), Cynthia Keppel (Jefferson Lab), Drew Weisenberger (JLab), Gina Tourassi (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Guang-Hong Chen (University of Wisconsin-Madison), Jacek Capala (National Cancer Institute), Jeff Buschsbaum (National Institutes of Health), Kai Vetter (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), Makoto Asai (Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility), Michael King (University of Massachusetts Amherst), Paule Gueye (Michigan State University), Ryan Herbst (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory), Ushma Kriplani (Department of Energy), Wei Zhao (Stoney Brook)

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    • 6:30 PM 7:30 PM
      Welcome Reception - Newport News Marriott 1h

      Newport News Marriott at City Center. 740 Town Center Dr, Newport News, VA 23606

    • 7:15 AM 8:00 AM
      Registration Opens 45m
    • 8:00 AM 8:55 AM
      Session 1 - Leveraging DOE Capabilities for Medical Challenges
      Conveners: Cynthia Keppel (Jefferson Lab - Associate Director), Jeff Buchsbaum (National Cancer Institute)
      • 8:00 AM
        Welcome - Dr. Stuart Henderson - Jefferson Lab Director 10m
        Speaker: Dr Stuart Henderson (Jefferson Lab - Director)
      • 8:10 AM
        Dr. Richard Leapman - Scientific Director NIBIB 15m
        Speaker: Dr Richard Leapman (National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering)
      • 8:25 AM
        Dr. Doug Lowy MD - Acting Director and Principle Deputy NCI 15m
        Speaker: Dr Doug Lowy (National Cancer Institute)
      • 8:40 AM
        Dr. Asmeret Berhe, Director of the Office of Science for the U.S. Department of Energy 15m
        Speaker: Dr Asmeret Berhe
    • 8:55 AM 9:05 AM
      Coffee Break 10m
    • 9:05 AM 11:05 AM
      Session 2 - Cameras, Detectors for External Imaging – X-rays, protons, and beyond
      Conveners: Kai Vetter (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), Wei Zhao (Stony Brook)
    • 11:05 AM 1:00 PM
      Poster Session and Lunch Break 1h 55m
    • 1:00 PM 3:00 PM
      Session 3 - Cameras, Detectors for Internal Diagnostic Imaging – SPECT, PET, and beyond
      Conveners: Eric Christy (Jefferson Lab), Michael King (UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester)
    • 3:00 PM 3:15 PM
      Coffee Break 15m
    • 3:15 PM 5:15 PM
      Session 4 - Cameras, Detectors for Therapeutics
      Conveners: Jacek Capala (National Cancer Institute), Paul Gueye (Facility for Rare Isotope Beams/Michigan State University)
    • 5:15 PM 6:30 PM
      Poster Session Refreshments and Jefferson Lab Tour 1h 15m
    • 6:30 PM 7:30 PM
      “Scientist Walks Into a Bar” Local Event 1h

      Traditions: 700 Thimble Shoals Blvd #100, Newport News, VA 23606

    • 8:00 AM 10:00 AM
      Session 5 - Electronics and Data Acquisition: Electronics and Data Acquisition
      Conveners: Brian Pogue (UWisc), Larry Ruckman (SLAC)
    • 10:00 AM 10:15 AM
      Coffee Break 15m
    • 10:15 AM 12:45 PM
      Session 6 - Image Reconstruction, Pre and Post Processing
      Conveners: Guang-Hong Chen (University of Wisconsin Madison), Dr Makoto Asai (Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility)
    • 12:45 PM 1:45 PM
      Poster Session and Lunch Break 1h
    • 1:45 PM 2:15 PM
      Panel Discussion - Session 4 30m
    • 2:15 PM 4:15 PM
      Session 7 - Applications of Artificial Intelligence
      Conveners: Behrouz Shabestari (National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering), Gina Tourassi (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
    • 4:15 PM 4:25 PM
      Coffee Break 10m
    • 4:25 PM 5:00 PM
      Session 8 - Closing Discussion

      The Big Integration - Detectors, Physics, and Medicine: The Next Steps and A Real Time Summation of Challenges and Areas of Focus.
      Conference Room L102

      Conveners: Cynthia Keppel (Jefferson Lab), Jeff Buchsbaum (National Cancer Institute)
    • 5:00 PM 5:15 PM
      Coffee Break 15m
    • 5:15 PM 5:45 PM
      Closed Session - Federal Wrap-Up 30m

      Conference room L102