Last Modified: June 8, 2012
Dates: October 14-17, 2012
Location: Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
Sponsoring Group: Focused Ultrasound Foundation
Web Page URL: www.fusfoundation.org/Symposium
Topics Covered: Organized by the Focused Ultrasound Foundation, the Symposium is a global forum covering state-of-the-art clinical applications of image-guided focused ultrasound, an emerging noninvasive medical technology. Topics include applications in: the brain, breast, liver, pancreas, prostate and liver; uterine fibroids and fertility; bone tumors; back and neck pain; and emerging applications. Oral and poster presentations will address the latest advances using both MRI and ultrasound guidance.
Who Should Attend: Focused ultrasound researchers and clinicians
Registration Information: Complete information can be found online at www.fusfoundation.org/Symposium
Continuing Education: No
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