Marriott Marquis Houston
Houston, Texas, United States
10 - 15 February 2018

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Conference Timeline and Due Dates

20 March 2017         Call for Papers due from Conference Chairs
7 August 2017 Abstracts due
14 August 2017 Short Course proposals due for Education Program
5 September 2017 Advanced Program due from Conference Chairs including paper placement within the sessions
20 September 2017 Chairs planning teleconference
25 September 2017 Advance Program finalized by Conference Chairs
9 October 2017 Authors notified of acceptance
30 October 2017 Conference fee waivers due from Conference Chairs
4 December 2017 Student Grant Applications due from student authors
4 December 2017 RFW Student Paper Award, Physics and Young Scientist Award submissions due from student authors
11 December 2017 Final Program changes due from Conference Chairs
11 December 2017 Last chance for author revisions email to Program Coordinator
8 January 2018 RFW All-Conference Finalist nominations, Physics, and Young Scientist Award winners due from Conference Chairs
17 January 2018 Manuscripts due for all conferences with post-meeting proceeding, submit via
22 January 2018 Student Paper Award finalists due from Symposium Chairs
10-15 February 2018 Conference Dates - Houston, Texas
2 March 2018 Manuscript Reviews and introductions completed by Conference Chairs

2018 Conference Schedule

Physics of Medical Imaging (MI101) - Monday through Thursday

Image Processing (MI102) - Sunday through Tuesday

Computer-Aided Diagnosis (MI103) - Tuesday through Thursday

Image-Guided Procedures, Robotic Interventions, and Modeling (MI104) - Tuesday through Thursday

Image Perception, Observer Performance, and Technology Assessment (MI105) - Sunday through Monday

Biomedical Applications in Molecular, Structural, and Functional Imaging (MI106) - Sunday through Tuesday

Imaging Informatics for Healthcare, Research, and Applications (MI107) - Wednesday through Thursday

Ultrasonic Imaging and Tomography (MI108) - Wednesday through Thursday

Digital Pathology (MI109) - Sunday through Monday

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Journal of Medical Imaging