ICCAS once again took part in the Leipzig Corporate Run for University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine yesterday. Under tropical conditions, the ICCAS team focused not only on personal best times but also on team spirit and sporting fun. With over 20,000 runners from 1,000 companies, this year’s event achieved a new participation record. Thanks to more than 600 running enthusiasts, the University Medicine was once again awarded the title “Most Sporty Company”.
At this year’s Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery – Congress (CARS), which takes place in Rennes (France) from June 18 to 21, the MAI team enriches the IFCARS / SPIE / ISCAS Joint Workshop “Digital Operating Room”: Prof. Thomas Neumuth gives an invited lecture on artificial intelligence and machine learning in the operating room of the future. Johann Berger and Juliane Neumann present research results on the networking of medical devices based on IEEE and the SDC interface.
Marianne Maktabi (MIB group) talks about tissue classification based on hyperspectral data during a further congress session.
At the Joint International Symposium for Focused and Therapeutic Ultrasound (EUFUS/ISTU) in Barcelona (Spain), scientists from the SONO-RAY project present results on robot-assisted and MR-guided focused ultrasound hyperthermia at the exhibition booth and in poster presentations. Furthermore, project leader Prof. Andreas Melzer acts as congress co-chair and chair of two panels. Group leader Dr. Lisa Landgraf is chair of the session ‘Therapy Ultrasound’.