Philips Medical Systems Nederland BV  

PMS  Netherlands
  Veenpluis 4-6 Best
5684 PC
Principal Investigator(s):
  Dr. Liesbeth Geerts

List of researchers and collaborators involved in the project:

  Dr. Marcel Breeuwer
Dr. Liesbeth Geerts
Dr. Kim van de Ven
  WP1 Clinical Study Design. Clinical Verification of Models and Platforms
Main competencies:
Philips Healthcare is one of the three Philips sectors (next to Lighting and Consumer Lifestyle) and is currently responsible for about one-third of the Philips sales (yearly healthcare sales around 9 billion euro). In this project, the MR Clinical Science department will participate, which is located in Best, The Netherlands. This department is responsible for managing clinical science activities in the field of MR imaging and image processing. The department has ample expertise in the optimisation and evaluation of new imaging & image-processing methods together with a broad clinical user network. The department aims to support the use of MRI in the neurological disease domain by understanding the needs of clinical customers, by helping them to improve disease diagnosis and therapy selection through the effective the use of MRI, and by developing innovative and relevant products MRI

Contributions to the project
Philips Healthcare MR Clinical Science will provide expertise in the domain of MRI of the brain.