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Unveiling of the Advanced Multimodality Image Guided Operating Suite (AMIGO) suite.

July 1, 2011

Friends of AMIGO Newsletter, Issue 2. BWH Unveils “Unprecedented Opportunity and One-Of-A-Kind Setting”. On May 4, 2011, Brigham and Women’s leapt into the future of image guided therapy with the much anticipated unveiling of the Advanced Multimodality Image Guided Operating Suite (AMIGO) suite.

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NCIGT Press Release: The National Center for Image Guided Therapy at BWH Receives Renewed Funding from NIH

NCIGT Press Release: The National Center for Image Guided Therapy at BWH Receives Renewed Funding from NIH

October 1, 2010

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has renewed funding for the National Center for Image Guided Therapy (NCIGT) at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH). The five-year, $15 million P41 grant will allow the center to continue its work focused on the multidisciplinary development of innovative image-guided intervention technologies to enable effective, less invasive clinical treatments that are not only more economical, but also produce better results for patients. ...

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Harvard Catalyst Imaging Courses.

Harvard Catalyst Imaging Courses.

March 1, 2010

Imaging courses offered March-May 2010 by Harvard Catalyst (funded by NCRR), a strong collaborator of NCIGT. These are open to all members of the greater Harvard community. These courses cover both general and current state of the art medical imaging and image processing capabilities and are designed to better acquaint clinicians and scientists with the tools and technologies available in this important field.

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First International MRgFUS Symposium 2008.

October 6, 2008

The Focused Ultrasound Surgery Foundation sponsored the 1st International MR guided Focused Ultrasound (MRgFUS) Symposium – nearly 350 researchers from around the world attended to report on research in Focused Ultrasound. The meeting is of interest to researchers, clinicians, managers, educators and commentators, and will provide a comprehensive overview of this rapidly evolving field.

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The 2nd NCIGT and NIH Image Guided Therapy Workshop

March 10, 2008

The 2nd Image Guided Therapy Workshop was successfully held on March 10-11, 2008 in Arlington, VA. The National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Center for Research Resources (NCRR), National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB), and the National Center for Image-Guided Therapy (NCIGT) at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital, organized a workshop on Clinical Image-Guided Therapy: Opportunities and Needs.  ...

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MICCAI 2007 Workshop.

MICCAI 2007 Workshop.

November 2, 2007

The Insight Software Consortium (ISC) and the National Alliance for Medical Image Computing (NA-MIC) will host a one-day MICCAI 2007 workshop featuring peer-reviewed, Open Science publications that highlight open source data and software.

Neurosurgery Milestone

Neurosurgery Milestone

August 25, 2006

BWH completes 1,000th Intraoperative MR-guided Craniotomy, as it marks the 10th anniversary of this landmark procedure. As a national leader in the Neurosciences and one of only 10 U.S. hospitals with the resources and expertise to perform intraoperative MR-guided craniotomies, BWH is the first hospital in the world to perform 1,000 of them.

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