Piotr Kozlowski, PhD
Dr. Piotr Kozlowski is the Director of the Imaging Centre. Piotr has a great deal of experience in working with small bore MRI systems.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Kirsten Bale, BSc
Kirsten joined the 7T team in September 2019 after completing her BSc in Physics at UBC, where she devoted time to the study of NMR. She brings experience in data analysis and is responsible for operating the 7T scanner.
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.
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.
Jeannette Procter, BSc, RTMR
Jeannette was 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.
Neale Wiley, BSc, RTMR
Neale has a background in physics and several years of clinical MR experience. He joined the UBC MRI Research department as a technologist in 2019 and has a fascination with everything MR related.
Rick West, BA (Pscyh), RTMR
Rick has worked as an MR Technologist for 12 years. He has been working as a Medical Imaging Technologist in the Lower Mainland for over 35 years. He is especially looking forward to joining the Research team at this exciting time of their expansion into the Centre for Brain Health.
Alex MacKay, PhD
Dr. Alex MacKay is the former director of the UBC MRI Research Centre, as well as Professor of Physics & Astronomy and Radiology.
Guillaume Gilbert - Philips MR Clinical Scientist
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.
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.
Shannon Kolind, PhD - Assistant Professor (Neurology)
Cornelia Laule, PhD - Assistant Professor (Radiology and Pathology & Laboratory Medicine)
Stefan Reinsberg, PhD - Assistant Professor (Physics & Astronomy)
Bretta Russell-Schulz, MSc - Research Assistant
Roger Tam, PhD - Associate Professor (Radiology)
Irene Vavasour, PhD - Senior Imaging Scientist (Radiology)
Vanessa Wiggermann - PhD Candidate
Thor Bjarnason, PhD
Barry Bohnet, BSc
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
Mike Jarrett, MSc
Youngjin Yoo, PhD
Andrew Bauman, BASc