People

Alex-MacKay

DIRECTOR

Alex MacKay, PhD

Dr. Alex MacKay is Director of the UBC MRI Research Centre, as well as Professor of Physics & Astronomy and Radiology.

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ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

Piotr Kozlowski, PhD 

Associate Professor

Dr. Piotr Kozlowski is Associate Director of the Imaging Centre and is primarily responsible for the overall operation of the small bore 7T facility. Piotr has a great deal of experience in working with small bore MRI systems.

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Laura Barlow

MR TECHNOLOGIST - 3T SUPERVISOR

Laura Barlow, RTR, RMTR

Laura has 15 years of Medical Imaging experience with 7 years in clinical MRI practice. She joined the UBC MRI Research centre team in 2015 and has enjoyed the transition to research. She is responsible for the staff and daily operations of the 3T MR scanner.

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RESEARCH ADMINISTRATOR

Karina Antonenko, MBA
Karina Antonenko brings with her more than 7 years of administration experience at UBC and over 16 year experience in financial management as well as more than 9 year experience with HR processes and management. She is responsible for overseeing and managing all administrative, human resource and financial operations of the Imaging Centre.
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David Li

CENTRE RADIOLOGIST

David Li, MD, FRCP

Dr. David Li is Professor of Radiology and Director of the MS/MRI Research Group. He is responsible for all radiological aspects of the Imaging Centre.

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RESEARCH SCIENTIST

Andrew Yung, MSc

Andrew joined the Imaging Centre in 2004 having graduated with a Master’s degree from Johns Hopkins in Biomedical Engineering. Andrew brings experience and expertise in radiofrequency coil development . He is responsible for daily operations of the Bruker Biospin 7T MR scanner and is the Safety Officer for the 7T facility.

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RESEARCH TECHNICIAN

Andrew Bauman, BASc

Andrew joined the 7T team in August 2017. Andrew has completed a Bachelor's of Applied Science (BASc) from UBC in Electrical Engineering with a Biomedical Option. He brings experience and expertise in electronics design and software development.

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Linda-James

TECHNOLOGIST

Linda James, RTMR

Linda James is an experienced MR technologist with over 26 years in the field. She brings her expertise to the Imaging Centre 3T facility on a part time basis.

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Alex Mazuri

TECHNOLOGIST

Alex Mazur, RTMR

Alex Mazur is an experienced 3T MR technologist and brings 6 years of experience in the field and much enthusiasm for research.

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Jeannette Procter

TECHNOLOGIST

Jeannette Procter BSc, RTMR

Jeannette is the newest member of our team.  She originally trained in England, and has called Canada home for the past 10 years. She has almost 20 years experience in MRI, and is looking forward to the opportunity to expand her knowledge and experience in advanced imaging techniques.

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Guillaume Gilbert - Philips MR Clinical Scientist

 

 

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Erin MacMillan, PhD - Philips MR Clinical Scientist

Erin is a Philips MR Clinical Scientist based in the Lower Mainland. She divides her time equally between the UBC MRI Research Centre and the SFU ImageTech Lab. She supports research on the Philips MRI systems, acts as a liaison within and between the research sites and Philips, helps to connect researchers with resources available through Philips, collaborates on a wide range of projects, and pursues her own technical development projects in MR spectroscopy and myelin water imaging.

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MR Imaging Scientists at the UBC MRI Research Centre

The following MR Imaging Scientists have made and/or are making invaluable contributions to the UBC MRI Research Centre. They are experts in MR and they play an essential role in developing, implementing and optimizing the MR acquisition and analysis techniques we use at the Centre. We depend upon these colleagues to keep our Imaging Centre capabilities at the state of the art.

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Enedino (Nino) Hernandez Torres, PhD - Research Associate

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Mike Jarrett, MSc - Research Assistant

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Shannon Kolind, PhD - Assistant Professor (Neurology)

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Cornelia Laule, PhD - Assistant Professor (Radiology and Pathology & Laboratory Medicine)

Alex Rauscher

Alexander Rauscher, PhD - Assistant Professor (Pediatrics)

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Stefan Reinsberg, PhD - Assistant Professor (Physics & Astronomy)

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Bretta Russell-Schulz, MSc - Research Assistant

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Roger Tam, PhD - Associate Professor (Radiology)

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Irene Vavasour, PhD - Senior Imaging Scientist (Radiology)

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Vanessa Wiggermann - PhD Candidate

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Youngjin Yoo - PhD Candidate

Thor Bjarnason, PhD

Barry Bohnet, BSc 

Linda Chandler

Christian Denk, MSc

Trudy Harris, MTR, RMTR

Emil Ljungberg, MSc

Burkhard Maedler, PhD

Sandra Meyers, PhD

Thomas Prasloski, MSc

Ramin Sahebjavaher, PhD

Jing Zhang, PhD