News from CAI²R

Riccardo Lattanzi, combining two things he loves: teaching & science
March 24, 2015
Riccardo Lattanzi, assistant professor at NYU School of Medicine and NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering , has been awarded a five-year $500,000 CAREER grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF). According to NSF, the honor goes to “junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education,”... Read more
February 11, 2015
Congratulations to Giselle Alexandra Suero-Abreu on successful defense of her PhD thesis, In Vivo Imaging Approaches to Study Tumorigenesis in Preclinical Cancel Models . The thesis, advised by Daniel Tunbull, PhD, addresses the limitations of most tumor pathogenesis studies on mouse models due to reliance on static, two-dimensional histological methods... Read more
December 18, 2014
Congratulations to Gene Cho on successful defense of his PhD thesis, Non-Invasive Analysis of the Tumor Microenvironment of Breast Cancer Using Diffusion MRI . The thesis, advised by Dr. Daniel Sodickson and Dr. Eric Sigmund, evaluates the feasibility and capabilities of MRI techniques highly sensitive to cancerous tissue biomarkers—techniques such... Read more
August 26, 2014
Congratulations to Kamilah Szulc on successful defence of her doctoral thesis, In Vivo Imaging of Early Mouse Brain Development . The thesis, advised by Dr. Danilel Turnbull, explores the use of manganese-enhanced MRI, also known as MEMRI, in combination with other methods to characterize mouse brain development in early postnatal... Read more
August 14, 2014
Assistant Professor and CAI 2 R Research Scientist, Guillaume Madelin , has received NIH funding for his pilot study entitled "Sodium MRI of the Hip". Sodium MRI is a non-invasive technique to quantify glycosaminoglycan (GAG) content in cartilage, which can be used to assess the degradation of cartilage that occurs... Read more
August 8, 2014
Setting a Date After months of meetings and hours of planning, the date was set. On July 25 th , 2012, the Center for Biomedical Imaging (CBI) at NYU Department of Radiology would conduct its first simultaneous PET/MR scan. Even before the traffic-halting arrival of the PET/MR scanner (Siemens Biograph... Read more
July 29, 2014
Senior Researcher, Ricardo Otazo, PhD , will be speaking at the New York Metro Imaging Consortium hosted by the Translational and Molecular Imaging Institute at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Ricardo will give a presentation entitled "Towards Rapid Continuous Comprehensive Imaging: New Methods, New Paradigms, and New... Read more
July 25, 2014
Please join us in welcoming CAI2R's new Instrument Design and Repair Specialist Jerzy (Jery) Walczyk. Jery will be working with Graham Wiggin's group to help construct RF coils. Welcome Jery!Read more
July 25, 2014
We are proud to announce that there will be nine CAI 2 R affiliated poster presentations at this year’s Gordon Research Conference on In Vivo Magnetic Resonance. This Bi-Annual Conference brings scientists with diverse backgrounds together for a week filled with presentations and discussions on the latest developments in MR... Read more
July 11, 2014
Two of CAI 2 R's Senior Research Scientists, Riccardo Lattanzi, PhD , and Christopher Collins, PhD , will be speaking at the Standards for Quantitative MRI Workshop. This year the workshop will be held in Boulder, CO, from July 14-16th. The workshop, hosted by National Institute of Standards and Technology,... Read more



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Philanthropic Support

We gratefully acknowledge generous support for radiology research at NYU Langone Health from:
• The Big George Foundation
• Raymond and Beverly Sackler
• Bernard and Irene Schwartz

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