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 Institute
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

Ivan Klyuzhin,
PhD

Research Programmer (2019-)
Department of Integrative Oncology, BC Cancer Research Institute
“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 Yousefirizi,
PhD

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

Julia Brosch-Lendz,
PhD

Post-doctoral Research Fellow (2021-)
Department of Integrative Oncology, BC Cancer Research Institute
Visiting PhD candidate (2019)
“Towards Routine Dosimetry for Radiopharmaceutical Therapy”
email: jbrosch AT bccrc DOT ca
links: Research Gate

Graduate Students

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

Shadab Ahamed, MSc

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

Claire Gowdy, MD

MSc Candidate (2020-)
Nuclear Medicine, King’s College London
“Towards Routine PET/CT-based Segmentation of Tumors in Lymphoma”
email: scgowdy AT doctors.org.uk

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 (2019-20)
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
Honours Thesis: “Validation of radiomics features using a variable density 3D printed PET phantom”
Researcher (2020-)
“Machine Learning-Based Predictive Modeling of Disease Outcome”
email: arashj1997 AT gmail.com

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

Braeden Jury

Capstone Project (2020-)
Engineering Physics Program, UBC
“Total-body PET imaging and AI-driven small tumor detection”
email: braedenjury AT gmail.com

Michael Ko

Capstone Project (2020-)
Engineering Physics Program, UBC
“Total-body PET imaging and AI-driven small tumor detection”
email: genhwi.ko AT gmail.com

Joel Tescon

Capstone Project (2020-)
Engineering Physics Program, UBC
“Total-body PET imaging and AI-driven small tumor detection”
email: joel.tecson AT alumni.ubc.ca

Natalia Dubljevic

Co-op Student (2021-)
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
“Integrated supervised/unsupervised learning for detection & segmentation of PET/CT lymphoma lesions”
email: natalia.dubljevic AT gmail.com

Jiayi Tang 

Co-op Student (2021-)
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UBC
“Phantom-Based Optimization of PET/CT Imaging Protocols”
email: jiayitang10 AT gmail.com

Ever Liu

Co-op Student (2021-)
Department of Computer Science, UBC
“Processing Algorithms of Clinical Imaging Data”
email: joy91227 AT gmail.com