Position Emission Tomography (PET): Technology and Application

20 April 2020 08:30 - 22 April 2020 13:30, London, United Kingdom

We are pleased to confirm that the next ‘PET- Technology and Application’ course is to be held in April 2020 at our Guy’s Campus, London.

The course fees: £780 corporate, £680 non corporate, £325 student   
Please note there is an early bird discount of £100 for corporate/non corporate attendees and £50 early bird discount for students.
The early bird offers expires on 31 January 2020.  

What does the PET course cover?
  • How PET radioisotopes are produced
  • The chemistry of labelling compounds with shortlived positron-emitting radionuclides
  • The design of PET tracers: impact on interpretation of scanning data (eg position of labelling, metabolism and sterochemistry)
  • PET instrumentation: how does a PET scanner or a cyclotron work?
  • How PET data is analysed (kinetic modelling, image analysis)
  • How PET is used as a tool in basic biomedical research, pre-clinical studies, probing in vivo biological processes/mechanisms, drug development and discovery, diagnosis and treatment of disease
The course recieves excellent feedback.

King's College London

The Gordon Museum of Pathology , King's College London, Hodgkin Building , Guy's Campus, London, SE1 1UL, United Kingdom

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