Frontiers of Human Fetal Brain Imaging in Health and Disease Risk

Saturday, 14 February 2015: 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Room 230A (San Jose Convention Center)
Catherine Limperopoulos, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC, DC
Quantitative fetal MRI has launched a new era of discovery. The role of advanced fetal brain imaging techniques in understanding brain development in the healthy and high-risk fetus, the emerging role of quantitative MRI in anticipatory management of high-risk pregnancies, and the potential for opening therapeutic windows for neuroprotective therapies will be presented.