2019 Diffusion MRI workshop


         Fang-Cheng Yeh, MD PhD, Department of Neurosurgery
         Jessica Barrios-Martinez, MD, Department of Neurosurgery 

         Jessica Barrios-Martinez, MD, Department of Neurosurgery 

Travel Information for out-of-town participants:

         Air travel: 
                   Airport: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT)
                   Ground travel: 
                   (1) Lyft or Uber has dedicated pickup location at the airport. It is a 30~40 minutes ride (one hour at rush hour if heading to the airport in the late afternoon). 
                   (2) Bus 28X (https://www.portauthority.org/pdfs/28X.pdf) get off at "UPMC Presbyterian Hospital"

         Hotel: (1) Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center
                         100 Lytton Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
                    (2) The Oaklander Hotel, Autograph Collection
                         5130 Bigelow Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Workshop Location

         Scaife Hall room A511
         3550 Terrace St, Pittsburgh, PA 

         Enter the Scaife hall from the entrance near the Petersen Events Center (see figure)
         Take elevator (or stairs) to the 5F. Exit the elevator at 5F and make a right to the security-ID gate (opposite to the coffee shop)

         *The conference room A511 is behind an ID gate. Please call Jessica to get pass the gate.

Day 1 (Wednesday 11-20-2019)

10:30 am – 10:45 pm Coffee Break

12:00 pm – 13:00 pm Lunch

13:00 pm – 14:00 pm Diffusion MRI fiber tracking 

14:00 pm – 14:30 pm Coffee Break

14:30 pm – 16:00 pm [Optional] Bring your own data/user forum

Day 2 (Thursday 11-21-2019)

10:30 am – 10:45 am Coffee Break

12:00 pm – 13:00 pm Lunch

14:00 pm – 14:30 pm Coffee Break

14:30 pm – 16:30 pm [Optional] Bring your own data/user forum

Sample Data


Emory UniversityHH
State University of New York at BuffaloVM
Umeå University, SwedenGA
Umeå University, Sweden and Norrlands University Hospital, Umeå, SwedenAL
Dept of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell MedicineLO
Laureate Institute for Brain ResearchHZ
Keio UniversityJH
University of UtahPJ
University at BuffaloKK
Wayne State UniversityML
Department of Neurology, University of UtahHL
Weill Cornell MedicineLA
Columbia University Medical CenterLL
University of LeedsRW
Northwestern University, Biomedical EngineeringDJ
NYU Langone Medical CenterCL
University of MichiganMW
Psychology, CMUBN
UPMC PresbyterianTT
Psychiatry, University of PittsburghLC
Psychology, CMUCR
Bioengineering, University of PittsburghLG
Sports Medicine and Nutrition, University of PittsburghFP
Psychology, PittPL
Bioengineering, University of PittsburghNF
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of PittsburghED