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-)
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-)
MSc Candidate (2015-2016)
Department of ECE, JHU (Visiting UBC Student, 2018-)
“Advanced Image Reconstruction and Analysis for Fluorescence Molecular Tomography (FMT) and Positron Emission Tomograpy (PET)”
email: yzhu46 AT jhu.edu

Cassandra Miller

PhD Candidate (2018-)
Co-advised with Dr. Anna Celler
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
“Quantitative SPECT-based Personalized Dosimetry in Radioligand Therapy”
email: cassandramiller AT phas.ubc.ca

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. Wayne Beckham
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UVic
“Harmonized PET/CT Imaging”
email: alexanderjhart AT uvic.ca

Kevin Leung

PhD Candidate (2017-)
Co-advised with Dr. Yong Du
Department of Biomedical Engineering, JHU
“Deep Learning Based Image Segmentation and Prediction of Outcome”
email: kleung8 AT jhmi.edu

Undergraduate Students

Roberto Fedrigo

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

Arash Javanmardi

BSc Candidate (2019-)
Honors 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

Yas Oloumi

Summer Student (2020-)
Engineering Physics, UBC
“Tumor growth modeling for quantitative PET/CT imaging”
email: yasoloumi1998 AT gmail.com

Cariad Knight

NSERC USRA Student (2020-)
Biophysics, UBC
“Pipeline processing of clinical dynamic whole-body PET imaging”
email: cariad.knight AT alumni.ubc.ca