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Prof. Dr. Jörg van den Hoff
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j.van_den_hoffAthzdr.de
Phone: +49 351 260 - 2621, +49 351 4585068
Fax: 12621, 3661

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PK Course Program

PET Pharmacokinetic Course 2017
Theme Time Topic Tutor
Tue, March 28th      
  19:00 Check-in and Come Together at venue hotel (Elbflorenz)  
Wed, March 29th      
  08:15 – 08:45 Check-in  
  08:45 – 09:00 Welcome / Introduction van den Hoff
Primer 1 09:00 – 10:00 Physics – Primer Boellaard
09:00 – 10:00 Math – Primer Koeppe
09:00 – 10:00 Pharmacology – Primer Slifstein
Primer 2 10:00 – 11:00 Physics – Primer Normandin
10:00 – 11:00 Math – Primer Barret
10:00 – 11:00 Pharmacology – Primer Gunn
  11:00 – 11:30 Coffee + Software Installation  
Introduction 11:30 – 12:00 Images, Image Processing, ROIs, Partial Volume Boellaard
12:00 – 12:30 Data Types, Input Functions, Time Activity Curves, Cross-calibration Price
  12:30 – 13:30 Lunch  
Modeling Basics 13:30 – 14:00 One-Tissue and Two-Tissue Compartment Models van den Hoff
14:00 – 14:30 Extraction and Blood Flow Price
14:30 – 15:00 Computer Exercise 1 A–C: Exponentials Convolutions Extraction  
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee  
15:30 – 15:45 FDG and Glucose Metabolism Boellaard
15:45 – 16:00 Computer Exercise 2: Models and Rate Constants  
16:00 – 16:30 Parameter Estimation and Model Selection Koeppe
16:30 – 17:00 Computer Exercise 3: Parameter Estimation  
17:00 – 17:30 Basics of General Compartmental Theory van den Hoff
17:30 – 18:00 Questions/Discussion Gunn, Lubberink
  18:00 Day 1 – Close  
Social Event/Dinner 19:00 Departure to Brauhaus Watzke (Meeting Point: Hotel Lobby)  

Thu, March 30th

     
  09:00 – 09:30 Questions/Feedback Barret, Normandin
 Receptors and Related Methods 09:30 – 10:30 In-Vitro/In-Vivo Receptor Binding Knudsen
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee  
11:00 – 11:30 Receptor Kinetics Lammertsma
11:30 – 12:00 Linearizations (Patlak, Logan, others) Lubberink
12:00 – 12:30 Guess the Model Lammertsma
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch  
13:30 – 14:00 Reference Tissue Approaches Normandin
14:00 – 14:30 Computer Exercise 4: Reference Tissue Methods  
14:30 – 15:00 Dopamine Receptor Imaging Slifstein
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee  
15:30 – 16:00 Irreversible Kinetics Koeppe
16:00 – 16:15 Computer Exercise 5: Linear Methods  
16:15 – 16:45 Steady State Methods Barret
16:45 – 17:00 Computer Exercise 6: Bolus/Infusion  
17:00 – 17:30 Receptor Kinetics – In Vivo Pharmacology Knudsen
  17:30 Day 2 – Close  
Social Event/Dinner 18:30 Departure to Guided Tour of Old Town and Dinner at "Alte Meister"  

Fri, March 31st

     
Applications     08:30 – 09:30 Breakout Session with Tutors All Tutors
09:30 – 09:50 Coffee  
09:50 – 10:15 Breakout Highlights Slifstein
10:15 – 10:45 Amyloid Ligand Modeling Price
10:45 – 11:15 Oncology: Response Monitoring And Prediction Lubberink
11:15 – 11:45 Oncology: FDG Uptake Quantification in Whole Body PET van den Hoff
11:45 – 12:25 Review: The Beautiful World (including data-driven methods) Gunn
12:25 – 12:40 Review: The Real World Lammertsma
  12:40 Day 3 – Close  
  12:40 – 13:40 Lunch  
  14:15 Bus Transfer to Berlin  

CONTACT

Questions? Please email Heike Dürichen <hduerichen@intercom.de> or Jörg van den Hoff <j.van_den_hoff@hzdr.de>