Research Day

University of Ottawa & The Ottawa Hospital
Medical Imaging Research Day

Thursday, June 18, 2015
General Campus Auditorium

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S = Staff; F = Fellow; R = Resident; MS = Medical Student

 

 

Time

 

 

Speaker

 

 

Panel

 

7:55 am

 

Cheemun Lum

 

 

Opening Remarks

8:00 am

Rajiv Samant

S

Evaluating Toxicity of Dose-Escalated Total Marrow Irradiation (TMI) for Relapsed Multiple Myeloma

8:07 am

Hossam Al-Assaf

F

One Centre Experience: Demographics, Treatment and Outcome of Patients with Adrenocorticol Carcinoma (ACC) Treated During the Past 40 Years

8:14 am

Taleb Almansoori

F

Reverse MRA: A Retrospective Review of Neuroimaging at The Ottawa Hospital

8:21 am

Vincent Dinculescu

MS

Factors Determining Periprocedural and Long-Term Complications of High Risk Carotid Artery Stenting

8:28 am

Diana Ghinda

R

Clinical and Angiographic Outcomes of Stent-Assisted Coiling of Intracranial Aneurysms

8:35 am

Prasad Hanagandi

F

Evaluation of ADC Values in IDH Gene Mutation vs. IDH Mutation Negative Gliomas

8:42 am

Matthew Hughes

MS

The Effects of Packing Density (PD) on the Clinical and Angiographic Outcome after Coil Embolization of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms

8:49 am

Robert Moreland

R

Factors Influencing the Clinical Outcome after Endovascular Coiling of Ruptured Intracranial Aneurysms

8:56 am

Robert Moreland

R

Factors Influencing the Clinical Outcome after Endovascular Coiling of Unruptured Aneurysms

9:03 am

Gerd Melkus

S

Quantitative Susceptibility Mapping of the Motor Cortex in ALS and PLS Patients: A Biomarker for Upper Motor Neuron Dysfunction

9:10 am

Thanh Nguyen

S

Correlation Between DSC- and DCE- Derived Parameters with Mean Vascular Density and Area in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Astrocytomas

9:17 am

Satya Patro

F

Follow-up of Intracranial Aneurysms Treated by SILK Flow Diverter: Comparison of Three-Dimensional Time-of-Flight MR Angiography (3D-TOF-MRA) and Contrast-Enhanced MR Angiography (CE-MRA) with Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA) as the Gold Standard

9:24 am

Aiman Quateen

F

Follow-up of Intracranial Aneurysms Treated by Stent-Assisted Coiling: Preliminary Results Comparing Time-of-Flight Angiography (TOF-MRA) and Contract-Enhanced MR Angiography (CE-MRA) Sequences vs. Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA)

9:31 am

Nader Zakhari

F

Usefulness of Dynamic Contrast Enhanced (DCE), Dynamic Susceptibility Contrast (DSC) and Diffusion Weighted (DW) MRI in Differentiating Tumor Progression from Treatment Related Changes in High Grade Gliomas

9:38 am

Satya Patro

F

Long-term Clinical and Angiographic Outcome of Intracranial Aneurysms Treated with Parent Artery Occlusion

9:45 am

Leslie Lamb

R

The Yield of Preoperative Breast MRI in Patients According to Breast Tissue Density

9:52 am

Renata Faermann

F

Outcomes After Surgery for Early-stage Breast Cancer in Women with Heterogeneously Dense and Dense Breasts Staged with Preoperative Breast MRI

10:00 am

Break

10:15 am

Kuan-Ching Ho

F

Hip Labrum Tears Assessment with 3D Isotropic GRE T2-weighted Sequence with Radial Reformats, Compared to Conventional Triplanar FSE Sequences

10:22 am

Zaid Jibri

S

MRI Scoring of Lumbar Central Canal and Neural Foraminal Stenosis: Comparison of a Novel 3D-SPACE at 1.5 Tesla with Routine 2D-MRI

10:29 am

Kawan Rakhra

S

Whole Organ MRI Score of the Hip: Development of a Diagnostic Tool for Predicting Surgical Outcomes

10:36 am

Adnan Sheikh

S

Synovial Biopsy: A New Diagnostic Test for the Diagnosis of Infection in Shoulder Arthroplasty

10:43 am

Maha Al-Dajani

F

Expiratory Phase CT Pulmonary Angioprahy: Improving Contrast Enhancement of the Pulmonary Arteries in Failed Diagnostic Studies

10:50 am

Fabricio Cyrineu

F

Ultrasound Guided Percutaneous Needle Biopsy of Thoracic Lesions – Yield and Complication Rates

10:57 am

Hassan Shoushtarizadeh

F

Reproducibility of Classification/Reporting Systems for Lung Nodules Detected on CT

11:04 am

Dennis Hibbs

F

Quantitative Texture Analysis of Cardiac Sarcoidosis Utilizing Late Gadolinium Enhancement Magnetic Resonance Images

11:11 am

Owen Clarkin

S

Robust and Efficient Medical Image De-identification; Sniffing for Needles in the Haystack using Optical Character Recognition

11:18 am

Mohammad Golfam

R

Reproducibility of Sentinal Node Lymphoscintigraphy in Malignant Melanoma

11:25 am

Hanif Gabrani-Juma

MS

A Novel Multi-Modality Perfusion Phantom for Nuclear Imaging Studies

11:32 am

Timothy Miao

MS

Resolution Rate of Pneumothorax Following Transthoracic Needle Biopsy in a Cohort of Relatively Asymptomatic Patients Undergoing Subsequent PET/CT

11:39 am

Anbhu Sritharan

MS

Automatic Detection of Patient Motion using Fiducial Markers in Dynamic Cardiac PET Images

11:46 am

Vinay Kansal

MS

Adopting New Gamma Cameras and Reconstruction Algorithms: Do we need to Re-establish Normal Reference Values?

11:53 am

Adrian Ocneanu

MS

Reproducible Tracer Injection Profile Improves the Test-retest Repeatability of Myocardial Blood Flow Quantification with 82Rb PET

12:00 pm

Lunch
Keynote Speech followed by Q & A

1:30 pm

Jorge Davila

S

MR Enterography (MRE) Findings in Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis (PUC) vs. Controls: The Added Value of DWI

1:37 pm

Nishard Abdeen

S

7T MRI of Long Bone Growth Plates in the Human Fetus: Initial Experience

1:44 pm

Melissa Valdez Quintana

F

Differences of Placental ADC Measurements in Fetuses with and without CNS Abnormalities

1:51 pm

Jorge Davila

S

Diagnostic Accuracy of MR Enterography Detecting Mucosal Healing in Pediatric Crohn’s disease

1:58 pm

Farhan Ahmed

F

Sensitivity and Specificity of Lipid/Lactate Peaks on MR Spectroscopy for Prediction of Grade and Clinical Outcome in Pediatric Gliomas

2:05 pm

Badar  Alhariqi

F

Normal Abdominal Aortic Diameter in Pediatric Patients of T1-weighted Non-contrast MRI

2:12 pm

Jorge Davila

S

Qualitative vs. Quantitative Assessment of DWI in MRE in Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis (PUC)

2:19 pm

Vikash Chennur

 

F

 

Randomized Trial Comparing Primary Patency Following Cutting vs. High-pressure Balloon Angioplasty for Treatment of de novo Venous Stenoses in Hemodialysis Arteriovenous Fistulas

2:26 pm

Muhammad Bayat

F

Audit of Retrievable Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter Placement and Removal at The Ottawa Hospital

2:35 pm

Break

2:45 pm

Greg Cron

S

Patients with High Blood Pressure should avoid Aspirin: Reduced Renal Perfusion in Hypertensive EP4 Knockout Mice

2:52 pm

Marc Dilauro

R

CT diagnosis of internal hernia in patients post LRYGB: validation of CT signs - a retrospective cohort study

2:59 pm

Jeff Quon

R

Disinfection of the Radiologist Workstation and Radiologist Hand Hygiene: A Single Institution Audit

3:06 pm

Maryam Vakili

F

Solid renal cell carcinoma measuring water attenuation at non-contrast enhanced CT

3:13 pm

Abdulmohsen Alrashed

F

Comparison of Quantitative MRI and CT Wash-out (CT-WO) for Differentiation of Adrenal Pheochromocytoma from Adrenal Adenoma

3:20 pm

Marc Dilauro

R

Patient Privacy Audit in the Department of Medical Imaging at the Civic Campus of The Ottawa Hospital

3:27 pm

Stephanie Kenny

R

How Competitive is the Canadian Diagnostic Radiology Residency Match? Application and Matching Trends from 1991-2014

3:34 pm

Chris Lim

R

Evaluation of Clinical Parameters, Qualitative T2W-MRI Assessment, Quantitative Apparent Diffusion Coefficient (ADC) and MR Volumetry for Prediction of Extraprostatic Extension (EPE) in Prostatic Carcinoma

3:41 pm

Marc Dilauro

R

Is there an association between STARD statement adherence and citation rate?

3:48 pm

Karim Samji

F

Quality Improvement Study Investigating the use of Intraluminal Contrast and its Impact on Diagnostic Confidence in Identifying Anastomatic Leaks with CT

3:55 pm

Radu Rozenberg

F

Utility of apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) in intermediate grade (Gleason score 3+4=7) prostate cancer diagnosed at non-targeted TRUS-guided needle biopsy

4:02 pm

Mahadevaswamy Siddaiah

F

Accuracy of focused or limited CT in patients with clinical suspicion of appendicitis and inconclusive appendicitis

4:09 pm

Pawel Stefanksi

R

Clinical History impact on Abdominal CT protocol in the Emergency Department

4:16 pm

Flavia Cabral

F

Quantification of visceral and subcutaneous abdominal fat depots and metabolic effects after bariatric surgery: retrospective study

4:23 pm

Andrew Chung

R

Plasmacytoid urothelial carcinoma: Radiologic features with pathologic correlation

4:30 pm

Matt McInnes

R

Accuracy of Gadoxetic Acid Enhanced MRI for diagnosis of focal nodular hyperplasia and hepatocellular adenoma: a systematic review

4:37 pm

Wilfred Dang

MS

A Comprehensive Analysis of Authorship in Radiology Journals

 

 

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