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The 9th Image Guided Therapy Workshop

March 15, 2017

The 9th Image Guided Therapy Workshop was successfully held with 98 registered attendees on March 14-15, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, One Bethesda Metro Center, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA. The overall goal of this workshop series is to foster a discourse in translational research in image-guided therapy in the NIH-funded community, and to communicate the availability of NCIGT as a national resource for tools and technologies in the field.

Ferenc A. Jolesz

Creation of the Ferenc Jolesz MD Professorship at Harvard Medical School

February 1, 2017

We are delighted to announce the creation of the Ferenc Jolesz MD professorship at Harvard Medical School. This honors Ferenc A. Jolesz (1946-2014), the B. Leonard Holman professor of Radiology at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, a visionary scientist who established the NCIGT in 2005. A pioneer in the field of image guided therapy- often called the “father of IGT’, Ferenc was born in Budapest graduated medical school at Semmelweiss in 1971 and fellowships in neurology and physiology at MGH and Harvard. He led the division of MRI in the department of Radiology from  1990-2014.

RSNA News:  Image-guided Video-assisted Surgery Helps Remove Small Lung Masses

RSNA News: Image-guided Video-assisted Surgery Helps Remove Small Lung Masses

July 8, 2016

Real-time image-guided video-assisted thoracic surgery procedures are helping remove small lung cancers less invasively at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH)A multi-disciplinary team at BWH that includes radiologists is demonstrating success with a new surgical procedure that combines video-assisted surgery with real-time imaging guidance to remove lung nodules while preserving healthy tissue. Read more...


2016 Summer Project Week

June 20, 2016

The 23rd Project Week was held on June 20-25, 2016, in Heidelberg, Germany, with 58 registered attendees. More...

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