Marie Curie

2nd Transact Workshop

2nd Transact Workshop: Quality Issues in Clinical MR Spectroscopy, will be organised in Bern, Switzerland from 16 till 18 June 2014.

University and Inselspital Bern, Switzerland, June 16 - 18, 2014


The aim of this workshop is to provide a forum for researchers and clinicians to present and discuss all issues determining spectral quality and the quality of conclusions drawn from MRS examinations in humans, be it clinical research or clinical decision making. The workshop will feature invited educational and scientific presentations, proffered papers, poster sessions, and discussions. In particular, consensus on minimal quality criteria for MR spectra to be used in the clinic and for publications will be sought.

Scientific advisory board:

  • R. Kreis, University Bern, Switzerland
  • A. Maudsley, University of Miami, FL, USA
  • J. Slotboom, University Bern, Switzerland
  • D. van Ormondt, TU Delft, Netherlands
  • P. Vermathen, University Bern, Switzerland

Local organizers: R.Kreis, J. Slotboom, P.Vermathen, University Bern, Switzerland

Deadlines: early registration and abstracts: May 25 2014

 Registration Fees

Early Registration

up to May 26, 2014

Late Registration

after May 26, 2014

Physicians and scientists (Regular fee) 450.00 CHF 500.00 CHF
Residents, fellows, technologists 300.00 CHF 400.00 CHF
Students (validation required) 250.00 CHF 300.00 CHF
TRANSACT scientist 300.00 CHF 350.00 CHF
Invited speaker 0.00 CHF 0.00 CHF


You can find more information about the Workshop and the registration page here.