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.
Dr. Brian Hargreaves Named Fellow of the ISMRM
June 2015. Dr. Brian Hargreaves was named a Fellow of the ISMRM for his scientific and educational contributions.
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).
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.