Month: September 2016

2016 ISMRM Junior Fellow

Dr. Chao Ma, Instructor at the MGH Gordon Center, was recently named Junior Fellow by the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM). The award is a recognition of  “outstanding researchers at an early stage in their careers.” Dr. Ma will collaborate with his ISMRM mentor for a year to further his research in ultrahigh-resolution magnetic resonance spectroscopic […]

SNMMI First Place Poster

Congratulations to Vasily Belov, PhD who won the First Place Poster of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) for his “PET Study of Burn-Induced Tissue-Specific Insulin Resistance.” His work demonstrated the primary role of impaired glucose uptake in skeletal muscles, specifically in the development of systemic insulin resistance after burn injury in a mouse […]

American Association of Physicists in Medicine Award

Congratulations to Quanzheng Li, PhD and Kyungsang Kim, PhD, who won the Low Dose CT Grand Challenge, hosted by the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM). Their algorithm achieved the best diagnostic performance on common low-dose patient CT datasets, among the participating teams from 26 countries. They presented their work and were presented the […]