LIRP and QIML at ISMRM 2024 in Singapore

ISMRM BannerThe LIRP and QIML groups will have 20 abstracts to present as power pitches, oral talks, and poster presentations at this year’s ISMRM annual meeting in Singapore. Congratulations to all the hard work by the students and scientists!


  1. Sigma-1 receptor changes in chronic knee pain using PET/MRI: Preliminary results of fifteen patients. Rianne A van der Heijden, Luke Yoon, Paul Yoon, Guido Davidson, and Sandip Biswal. Oral. Wednesday, 08 May 2024 08:15
  2. Localization of Back Pain by Assessment of Sigma-1 Receptor Expression using PET/MR imaging. Rianne A van der Heijden, Ghani Haider, Sandip Biswal, and Anand Veeravagu. Digital poster. Monday, 06 May 2024  08:15
  3. Comparison of Relaxivity and Image Quality of Brand name vs Generic Ferumoxytol: phantom and in vivo results. Rianne A van der Heijden, Daiki Tamada, James Rice, and Scott B Reeder. Digital poster. Tuesday, 07 May 2024 16:45
  4. do Vale Souza R, Kammerman J, Rutkowski D, Starekova J, Rossman PJ, Pepin K, Hernando D, Brittain JH, Reeder SB. Comparison of Stiffness Measurement Variability in MRE Phantoms using Different Passive Drivers. International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Meeting. Singapore. Traditional Poster. May 6, 2024 9:15.
  5. do Vale Souza R, Oechtering TH, Spahic A, Harris DT, Batakis D, Wolfson T, Middleton MS, Roldán-Alzate A, Johnson KM, Hamilton G, Goodman J, Ceriani L, Agni R, Lidor A, Funk L, Wieben O, Sirlin CB, Reeder SB. Non-contrast Portal Venous 4D Flow MRI in an Obese Cohort Undergoing Weight Loss Surgery: Feasibility and Correlations with BMI and MASH. International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Annual Meeting. Singapore. Digital Poster. May 8, 2024 15:45.
  6. Prandial Effects on 2D (b-M1) Optimized IVIM Quantification in the Liver. Simchick G and Hernando D. Oral. May 9th 4:00pm (Session: Emerging Diffusion Methodologies in the Body).
  7. Optimized 3D (b-M1-TE) Data Acquisition for Repeatable IVIM & R2 Quantification in the Liver. Simchick G and Hernando D. Poster. May 7th 9:15am (Session: IVIM Methodology).
  8. Motion-insensitive heavily T2-weighted phase-based imaging using readout alternation technique. Daiki Tamada, Tabassum A Kennedy, Scott B Reeder. Oral. Thursday, 09 May 2024 08:15.
  9. Three-dimensional phase-based diffusion imaging using RF phase-modulated gradient echo imaging with Stack-of-Stars. Daiki Tamada, Diego Hernando, and Scott B Reeder. Digital Poster. Tuesday, 07 May 2024 08:15.
  10. Validation of Motion-Robust Liver Diffusion MRI in Multi-Stiffness Pulsatile Motion Phantoms. Srijyotsna Volety, James Rice, Ali Pirasteh, Alejandro Roldan-Alzate, Diego Hernando. Digital Poster. 07 May 2024 9:15.
  11. Advanced Analytics Tools Guide Clinical MRI Protocol Optimization and Quantify Value. Sheena Y Chu, Scott B Reeder, John W Garrett. Poster. May 7, 2024 15:45.
  12. Toward Optimal MRI Utilization: how waste and slack turn into potential. Sheena Y Chu, John W Garrett, Scott B. Reeder, Ali Pirasteh. Poster. May 7, 2024, 16:45.
  13. Vendor-Neutral Development and Cross-Center Validation of Flip Angle Modulated 2D Sequential CSE-MRI Technique for Liver Fat Quantification. Jiayi Tang, Daiki Tamada, Xingwang Yong, Yuting Chen, Shohei Fujita, Jitka Starekova, Jeff Kammerman, Jean H Brittain, Alan McMillan, Jon-Fredrik Nielsen, Maxim Zaitsev, Scott B Reeder, Berkin Bilgic, and Diego Hernando. Power Pitch. May 8, 2024 13:30-14:30.
  14. Optimization of Parallel Imaging in Flip Angle Modulated 2D Sequential CSE-MRI for SNR-Efficient and Motion-Robust Liver Fat Quantification. Jiayi Tang, Daiki Tamada, Raphael do Vale Souza, Aaron Faacks, Garrett Fullerton, Collin J Buelo, Jitka Starekova, Jeff Kammerman, Jean H Brittain, Scott B Reeder, and Diego Hernando. Digital Poster. May 9, 2024 13:45-14:45.
  15. Fullerton G, Muslu Y, Tamada D, Tang J, Thompson RB, Hernando D, Reeder SB. Improved Saturation Recovery-based Water-Specific T1 (T1W) Mapping. Digital poster. 09 May 2024 13:45.
  16. Fullerton G, Buelo CJ, Rettmann D, Guidon A, Reeder SB, Hernando D, Starekova J. Automated image prescription for liver MRE using an AI method trained without manual labeling. Digital poster. Wednesday, 08 May 2024 14:30.
  17. Tollefson A, Volety S, Lan P, Guidon A, Wu G, Tamada D, Pirasteh A, Hernando D. Diffusion MRI of the Abdomen with Motion-robust Diffusion Encoding, Multi-shot Readout, and Optimized Slice-specific Shimming. Power Pitch. 07 May 2024 15:45.
  18. Panagiotopoulos N., Agni R., Batakis D., Wolfson T., Ceriani L., Covarrubias Y., Funk L. M., Grunvald E., Goodman J. A., Harris D., Hamilton G., Horgan S., Jacobsen G. R., Lidor A. O., Middleton M. S., Oechtering T. H., Sappenfield R., Tamada D., Wolfson T., Sirlin C. B., Reeder S. B. PDFF diagnoses MASH in patients with severe obesity but without known liver disease. Digital Poster. 09 May 2024 14:45.
  19. Multi-center, multi-vendor validation of PDFF and T1 mapping in an optimized PDFF-T1 phantom. Jitka Starekova, David Rutkowski, Won C Bae, Hung Do, Ananth Madhuranthakam, Vadim Malis, Sujoy Mukherjee, Sheng Qing Lin, Suraj Serai, Takeshi Yokoo, Scott B. Reeder, Jean H. Brittain, Diego Hernando. Poster. Wednesday, 08 May 2024 13:30.
  20. Addressing Gradient Imperfection Related Bias in Stack-of-Stars MRI for Free-Breathing, Confounder-Corrected T1 Mapping. Digital Poster. Yavuz Muslu, James Hao Wang, Ty A. Cashen, Diego Hernando, Alan McMillan, Scott B. Reeder. 08 May 2024 15:45.



  1. Rianne A van der Heijden. “Whole-Body MRI in Marrow Evaluation” during the course: Imaging of the Marrow, on Wednesday, 08 May 2024. The session is currently scheduled from 15:45 to 17:45
  2. Scott B. Reeder. “The Need for MRI Standards and Quantification from a Radiologist Perspective” on 5/5 at 3:15pm
  3. Scott B Reeder. “Evaluating Mesenteric Vasculature in MRI 4D Flow & Beyond: One-Stop Shop” on 5/4 at 11am.