The Combined Royal Colleges Lecture 2014

20 November 2014

18:30 - 21:00

The Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
27 Sussex Place
Regent's Park
United Kingdom

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Professor Persson is a pioneer in medical imaging, in particular regarding advancing clinical work with computed tomography, and magnetic resonance and postmortem imaging.  Professor Persson has held over 400 invited talks, and written seven book chapters on related subjects.  He has authored or co-authored more than 100 refereed academic publications.  Director of the Center for Medical Image Science and Visualization and Professor at Linköping University, Sweden, Professor Persson has a clinical background as a radiologist, and has worked as a Senior Physician since 1993.

Professor Persson has received several awards, most notably the Knowledge Award 2010, the Athena Award 2009, the Lennart Nilsson Award 2008 for outstanding image creation and The Royal Photographic Society’s Combined Royal Colleges Medal in 2013.  His striking image of a mechanical heart pump inside the chest of a patient has been announced as the overall winner of the Wellcome Image Awards 2014.

Title of lecture
Hidden mysteries can be visualized with new technology.
Spectral and functional imaging, new tools that will change the way we diagnose diseases and follow up treatment in the near future.

The lecture will be held at the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists in London on Thursday 20 November.  The doors will open at 1830 and the lecture commence at 1930.  Entry is by ticket only but tickets are free.  Please press 'Book Online' above.  The confirmation email you will receive is your eticket.

Image:  Professor Anders Persson MD PhD.

Cancellation policy

If you book a seat and find you are unable to attend, please let me know as soon as possible so the ticket can be re-allocated.

Jo Macdonald
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01225 325721

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