Alliances and Collaborations Bracco Imaging has forged strategic alliances and collaborations with academic institutions and other partners to develop new products and grow exciting new markets.
These partnerships have succeeded based on a spirit of innovation, learning and challenge combined with a high level of creativity, performance and sense of achievement. To date there are over 100 collaborations and strategic alliances with academic centers and scientific societies in more than 15 countries.
By targeting future growth drivers these partnerships and sponsorships have focused on key disease areas and indications - including highly innovative early stage medicines and technologies. Close integration between Bracco Imaging business development and R&D has created solutions that address the emerging needs of healthcare in our disparate markets.
The ongoing close interaction between scientists, clinical experts and business development clearly demonstrates the success with which Bracco has addressed current imaging markets.
Our Continuining Medical Education (CME) programs and research projects operate hand-in-hand, inspiring the Company's vision to address successfully the challenges of the future.
Educational events Bracco Imaging is delighted to support an increasingly wide range of different International and national educational events through grants, schools, symposia and scholarships.
These include the European School of Radiology (ESOR) and the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in the role of Vanguard member, to name but a few.
International Congresses The Company has actively participated in most of the key International Congresses, including International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), European Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology (ESMRMB), European Congress of Radiology (ECR), RSNA, North American Society for Cardiac Imaging (NASCI), American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR), European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology (ESGAR), Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT), and presented over 200 scientific papers in 2012 alone, thus confirming its ongoing commitment to the imaging community and academic institutions.