UW Radiology

Department of Radiology

HMC MRI Symposium & Grand Rounds Lecture

“Advanced MRI of the Developing Brain”

Robert McKinstry, M.D., PhD.
Professor of Radiology and Senior Vice-chair of Diagnostic Radiology Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine

Robert McKinstry, MD, PhD completed a combined program of studies at the Harvard Medical School (MD) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (PhD). As Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, he served as Radiologist-in-Chief at St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Chief of Pediatric Radiology at the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology. Dr. McKinstry also served as Division Chief for Research Facilities overseeing the Cyclotron Facility, Preclinical PET/CT Facility, the East Building MR Facility, the Small Animal MR Facility and the Center for Clinical Imaging Research. This year, he assumed the role of Senior Vice-Chair and Division Chief for Diagnostic Radiology of MIR> Dr. McKinstry combines his clinical interest in pediatric neuroradiology with his expertise in magnetic resonance imaging to study the developing brain and its response to injury.

The goal of this symposium is to highlight research that is or can be performed on the new Siemens PrismaMRI scanner and also focusing on the unique patient population at Harborview Medical Center. This symposium will bring to light the fantastic opportunities and investigators at Harborview, while also showcasing research imaging abilities enabled by the launch of the Siemens PrismaMRI scanner and the new Master Research Agreement between the University of Washington and Siemens Healthcare.
8:00-8:15 Introduction from Paul Kinahan, Ph.D.
8:15-8:30 Chun Yuan, Ph.D.
8:30-8:45 Tom Hatsukami, M.D.
8:45-8:55  Kimiko Domoto-Rielly, M.D.
8:55-9:10 Stephen Dager, M.D.
9:10-9:25  Mahmud Mossa-Basha, M.D.
9:25-9:40 Jalal Andre M.D.
9:40-9:55 JC Gatenby, Ph.D.
9:55-10:10 Christine MacDonald, Ph.D.
10:10-10:25 Break
10:25-10:35 Swati Rane, Ph.D.
10:35-10:45 Dan J. Peterson, Ph.D.
10:45-11:45 John GrinsteadPh.D. and VibhasDeshpande, Ph.D.
11:45-12:00 Break
12:00-1:00 Imaging Grand Rounds:
Robert McKinstry, M.D., Ph.D.
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
8:00 am to 1:00 pm
Medical Center Boardroom, Ground Floor Center Tower Room 72 (GCT72)
For more information, contact Laura Grant at grantl2@u.washington.edu. To request disability accommodations, contact the Disability Services offices at (206) 543-6452 or dso@u.washington.edu.