Qurit Team

Arman Rahmim,
PhD, DABSNM

Associate Professor
Departments of Radiology and PhysicsUniversity of British Columbia
Provincial Medical Imaging Physicist
PET Functional ImagingBC Cancer
Senior Scientist
Integrative OncologyBC Cancer Research Centre
Phone: 604-675-8262
email: arman.rahmim AT ubc.ca
Links: Google Scholar

Carlos Uribe,
PhD, MCCPM

Medical Imaging Physicist
Provincial PET Functional Imaging, BC Cancer
Clinical Instructor
Department of Radiology, UBC
“Clinical Molecular Imaging and Therapy”
email: curibe AT bccrc.ca

Xinchi Hou,
PhD

Research Associate (2018-2020)
Department of Radiology, UBC
“Quantitative SPECT imaging towards improved clinical and dosimetric assessment”
email: xinchi.hou AT ubc.ca

Ivan Klyuzhin,
PhD

Research Programmer (2019-)
Department of Integrative Oncology, BC Cancer Research Centre
“Advanced AI-driven analysis of PET/CT images for prostate cancer and lymphoma patients”
email: ivan.skn AT outlook.com
website:  http://www.ivankz.com

Fereshteh Yousefi
Rizi, PhD

Post-doctoral Research Fellow (2020-)
Department of Integrative Oncology, BC Cancer Research Centre
“State-of-the-art PET/CT Segmentation for Improved Predictive Modeling”
email: yousefi.f AT gmail.com

Graduate Students

Yansong Zhu, MSE

PhD Candidate (2017-2020)
MSE Candidate (2015-2016)
Department of ECE, JHU (Visiting UBC Student, 2018-2020)
PhD Dissertation: “Improved Modeling and Image Generation for Fluorescence Molecular Tomography (FMT) and Positron Emission Tomography (PET)”
MSE Thesis: “Improved Photon Propagation Modeling and Image Reconstruction in Fluorescence Molecular Tomography
email: yzhu46 AT jhu.edu

Cassandra Miller

PhD Candidate (2018-)
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
“Quantitative SPECT-based Personalized Dosimetry in Radioligand Therapy”
email: cassandramiller AT phas.ubc.ca
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Mohammad Salmanpour, MSE

PhD Candidate (2017-)
Department of Energy Engineering & Physics, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic) (Visiting UBC Student, 2020-)
“Prediction of Outcome in Parkinson’s Disease Patients via Optimized Machine Learning”
email: m.salmanpoor66 AT gmail.com

Alexander Hart

MSc Candidate (2019-)
Co-advised with Dr. Magdalena Bazalova-Carter
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UVic
“Optimized PET/CT Imaging for Routine Clinical Practice”
email: alexanderjhart AT uvic.ca

Shadab Ahamed, MSc

PhD Candidate (2020-)
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
“Anomaly Detection in Clinical PET/CT Imaging”
email: shadabubc AT gmail.com

Kyung-Nam Lee, MSc

MSc Candidate (2020-)
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
“Clinical Dynamic Whole-Body PET/CT Imaging”
email: leeronaldo001 AT gmail.com

Undergraduate Students

Roberto Fedrigo

BSc Candidate (2019-)
Honors Thesis Project (2020-)
Co-op Student (2019-2020)
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
“Realistic Anthropomorphic Phantom Studies in PET Imaging”
email: r.fedrigo AT alumni.ubc.ca

Arash Javanmardi

BSc Candidate (2019-)
Honours Thesis Project
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
Thesis: “Validation of radiomics features using a variable density 3D printed PET phantom”
email: arashj1997 AT gmail.com

Adam Watkins

Co-op Student (2020-)
Department of Radiology, UBC
“Applications for Organization & Visualization of Imaging Data”
email: adam_watkins AT sfu.ca

Hailey Ahn

BSc Candidate (2020-)
Honours Thesis Project
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
“Tumor Growth Modeling for Quantitative PET/CT Imaging”
email: ahn5737 AT gmail.com

Kevin Lam

Co-op Student (2020-)
Department of Computer Science, UBC
“Applications for Pipeline Processing of Clinical Imaging Data”
email: kevin.k.f.lam1 AT gmail.com

Bellinda Yin

BSc Candidate (2020-)
Honours Thesis Project
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
“Automated Tumor Segmentation of PET/CT Scans for Lymphoma”
email: bellindayin AT yahoo.com

Kush Sharma

BSc Candidate (2020-)
Honours Thesis Project
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
“Advanced Image Processing of PSMA PET/CT Scans for Prostate Cancer.”
email: ksharmaxyz AT gmail.com