Zahi A. Fayad, PhD
Professor of Radiology and Medicine (Cardiology)
Director, Translational and Molecular Imaging Institute
Director, Cardiovascular Imaging

Priti Balchandani, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Director, High Field MRI Program

Claudia Calcagno Mani, MD, PhD
Instructor, Radiology
Small Animal Cardiovascular Imaging

Hadrien Dyvorne, PhD
Instructor, Radiolgoy

Prantik Kundu, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Psychiatry
Chief, Section on Functional Neuroimaging Methods
Chief, ANALYZE Image Analysis Section

Venkatesh Mani, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Director, Cardiovascular Imaging Clinical trials Units (CICTU)

Willem J. M. Mulder, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology  
Director, Nanomedicine

Carlos Perez Medina
Instructor, Radiology
Nanomedicine and Radiochemistry

Rafael O'Halloran, PhD
Assistant Professor, Radiology and Psychiatry
Chief, Imaging Acquisition Core

Cheuk Y. Tang, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology
TMII Imaging Core

Bachir Taouli, MD
Professor of Radiology and Medicine
Director, Cancer Imaging

Junqian Gordon Xu, PhD
Assistant Professor, Radiology

Visiting Faculty

Gustav Strijkers, PhD
Associate Professor, Biomedical MRI
Academic Medical Center (AMC), Amsterdam
Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), Eindhoven

Charalampos Tsoumpas, PhD DIC
Lecturer in Medical Imaging
Quantitative PET-MRI
University of Leeds

James H.F. Rudd MD PhD FRCP
Senior Lecturer and Cardiologist
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Cambridge, U.K.

Administrative Team

Zahi A. Fayad, PhD
Director, Translational and Molecular Imaging

Juan Gilberto Aguinaldo, MD, CCRP
Clinical Trials Manager

Christopher J. Cannistraci, MS
Laboratory Operations Manager

Taja Ferguson
Administrative Manager

Sybil Price
Executive Assistant to the Director

Catherine Ma
Administrative Coordinator

Scientific Team

Postdoctoral Fellows

Octavia Bane (Cancer)
Mounia Braza (Nanomedicine)
Francois Fay, PhD (Nanomedicine)
Rebecca, Feldman PhD (NeuroImaging) Seigo Ishino (Cardiovascular)
Nicolas Karakatsanis, PhD (Cardiovascular)
Joo-won Kim (Neuroimaging)
Philip Robson, PhD (Cardiovascular)
Brenda Sanchez-Gaytan, PhD (Nanomedicine)
Alan Seifert (Neuroimaging)
Mathilde Wagner (Cancer)
Yiming Zhao (Nanomedicine)
Jun Tang (Nanomedicine)

Research Scientists
Ronan Abgral, MD PhD (Cardiovascular)
Judy Alper (Neuroimaging)
Samantha Baxter (Nanomedicine)
Mootaz Eldib, MS (Cardiovascular)
Stefanie Hectors (Cancer)
Lazar Fleysher (Imaging Core)
Sarayu Huang (Cardiovascular)
Audrey Kaufman, MD (Cardiovascular)
Johnny Ng (Imaging Core)
Delesha Riley (Cardiovascular)
Rolando Nolasco (Cardiovascular)
Alison Pruzan (Cardiovascular)
Dan Samber, BS, PE (Cardiovascular)
Max Senders (Nanomedicine)
Victoria Wang (Imaging Core)
Edmund Wong (Imaging Core)
Chen Yang (Imaging Core)
Yu Zhou, MS (Imaging core)

Imaging Technologists
Charles Adapoe, RT
Kamil  Banibaker, RT (R) (MR) (ARRT)
Dewey  Chu, RT, (R) (MR) ARRT)
Ioan Igna, MA, R.T.(N)(CT)(MR)(ARRT)
Frank Macaluso, BS, RT

Ash Rafique, CNMT

Clinical Trials Team
Juan Gilberto Aguinaldo, MD, CCRP
Rima Fayad, MPH
Ilda Bander, MD
Marc Dweck, MD PhD
Nikki Charles (Cancer)
Nelson Chen (Cancer)
Renata Pyzik

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