BMR News and Events

  • 2015 ISMRM Awards

    June 2015. BMR group members received Summa (top 3% of submitted abstracts) and Magna (top 15% of submitted abstracts) Cum Laude Merit awards for their research work at the 23rd ISMRM Conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


  • Akshay Chaudhari Receives Whitaker Summer Grant

    May 2015. Graduate student Akshay Chaudhari received the Whitaker Summer Grant.


  • Akshay Chaudhari Awarded 2nd-Place CBIS Poster

    April 2015. Graduate student Akshay Chaudhari won the 2nd-place poster at the annual CBIS Symposium for his poster entitled "Rapid, High-Resolution, and Multi-Contrast Knee MRI of Short T2 Tissues with Ultrashort TE Double-Echo Steady-State.


  • Dr. Valentina Taviani Receives New Researcher Advocacy Award

    April 2015. Dr. Valentina Taviani, Research Associate, was awarded a New Researcher Advocacy Award, to travel to the Coalition for Imaging and Bioengineering Research’s (CIBR) annual advocacy events on Capitol Hill and at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).


  • 2015 ISMRM Junior Fellows

    March 2015. Valentina Taviani, PhD and Feliks Kogan, PhD were recently named to the group of 2015 ISMRM Junior Fellows.


  • Marianne Black Awarded NSERC Scholarship

    March 2015. First-Year PhD Student Marianne Black was recently awarded a 3-year Graduate Scholarship by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).


  • Hargreaves Named as ARR Distinguished Investigator

    December 2014. Brian Hargreaves was named as a Distinguished Investigator by the Academy of Radiology Research (ARR), along with colleagues Dr.


  • JMRI Cover Features Saranathan Article

    December 2014. Dr. Manoj Saranathan's article, "A variable spatio-temporal resolution 3D Dixon sequence for dynamic contrast enhanced breast MRI" is featured on the cover of theJournal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.


  • Dr. Kristin Granlund Completes her PhD

    August 2014. Dr. Kristin Granlund, completed her PhDthesis, entitled"Rapid breast MRI with low distortion" describes numerous technical developments to improve MRI of breast cancer.


  • Uche Monu Wins DARE Fellowship

    May 2014. Uchechukwuka (Uche) Monu was recently selected as a recipient of theDiversifying Academia, Recruiting Excellence (DARE) Doctoral Fellowship.