CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The
Focused Ultrasound Surgery Foundation has announced that abstract
submissions and registration are now open for the 2nd International
Symposium on MR-guided Focused Ultrasound and can be accessed
online at www.fusfoundation.org/symposium.
Scheduled for October 17-20, 2010
at the Westfields Marriott near Dulles International Airport, Washington, DC, the symposium will be a
premier event for scientists, clinicians and others interested in
current and future applications of MR-guided focused ultrasound.
The program will offer a multifaceted exploration of this emerging
field and feature plenary sessions, panel discussions, poster
presentations and technical exhibits.
The Foundation welcomes abstracts related to preclinical,
translational or clinical research that involves the use of
MR-guided focused ultrasound. Topics of interest include, but are
not limited to, emerging treatments for the brain, prostate,
breast, liver and uterus and for bone tumors, back and neck pain
and targeted drug delivery.
Abstract submissions will be accepted through August 16, 2010 and must be entered
Abstracts covering late breaking research will be accepted from
September 1 through 15, but will not
be listed in the symposium program.