The 8th Swedish 7T symposium, Lund, Nov 20-21 2017

20 Nov 2017 - 21 Nov 2017




The 8th Swedish 7T symposium will take place at the Skåne University hospital in Lund on November 20, 2017 between 10.00 and 17.00 with a back-to-back hands-on-workshop for new 7T users on November 21, 2017. The aim of the symposium is to highlight high-field research being done, in Sweden as well as globally, and to generate ideas for new projects at the Swedish national 7T facility.

 The symposium will be free of charge, but participants will have to cover their own travels and lodging.

The registration will open in August 2017 at  and at for both events and a preliminary program overview is shown below.


Please forward this information to colleagues who are interested in high-field MRI!

We sincerely hope to see many of you in Lund,


Karin Markenroth Bloch, LBIC 7T facility platform leader, program chair

Freddy Ståhlberg, LBIC director

Örjan Smedby, director of Swedish Bioimaging



Preliminary Program Overview, 10.00 – 17.00, Monday November 20 2017


10.00 – 12.00 Keynote presentations 1-3:

-Thoralf Niendorf, Berlin,

-Alessio Fracasso, Utrecht/Spinoza

-Matthias van Osch, LUMC




13.00 – 14.00 User´s Presentations

14.00 –  14.30 Presentations from the Danish 7T facility


Coffee Break


15.30 – 17.00 Keynote presentations 4-5:

-Susan Francis, Nottingham

-Peter van Zijl, KKI Johns Hopkins