The 6th International Symposium on Focused Ultrasound is set to cover a wide range of topics as the field of focused ultrasound continues to grow.
The four-day program will explore the latest in using focused ultrasound to treat a range of conditions across oncology, neurology, women's health, cardiovascular disease, pediatrics, and more. We will also address challenges to widespread adoption -- such as technology gaps and commercialization efforts -- and hear from experts, including keynote addresses from national thought leaders.
The daily topics are as follows:
Sunday, October 21, 2018
The meeting begins Sunday evening with the Welcome Reception.
Monday, October 22, 2018
Plenary Sessions will address focused ultrasound for the brain, including:
- BBB Opening
- Movement disorders
- Neurodegenerative disorders
- Psychiatric disorders
- Neuropathic pain
- Brain technical
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Plenary Sessions will address focused ultrasound for cancer and benign tumors, including:
- Brain tumors
- Drug Delivery
- Liver / Pancreas / Kidney
- Soft tissue
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Plenary Sessions will address focused ultrasound for multiple indications, including:
- Women's Health (Breast, Gynecological)
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Plenary Sessions will address topics related to commercialization and focused ultrasound technology, including:
- Interesting Cases
- Technology Breakthroughs and Gaps
- Commercialization topics
- Crystal Ball: FUS in 10 years
The meeting will conclude mid-day Thursday.
Please note the preliminary program is subject to change.