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Magnetic Resonance Team

The Magnetic Resonance team develops and tests new probes, instrumentation and techniques to better plan and assess cancer treatment.

Team leaders

Professor Nandita deSouza

Professor Nandita deSouza

Professor of Translational Imaging

Professor Nandita deSouza is investigating the use of magnetic resonance imaging in diagnosing cancer and predicting the patient’s response to treatment. Professor deSouza has worked with the Women in Academic Medicine Committee to develop part-time and flexible training for female academics.

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Professor Martin Leach

Professor Martin Leach

Professor Martin Leach is developing the use of magnetic resonance measurements for diagnosing cancer and predicting the best form of treatment. He has developed magnetic resonance imaging methods both for patients in the clinic and for pre-clinical development of new drugs.

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Dr Simon Robinson

Dr Simon Robinson

Dr Simon Robinson is developing non-invasive magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques to assess how tumours respond to treatment. He is internationally recognised for his studies in the use of blood-oxygen-level-dependent MRI in detecting and diagnosing cancer.

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Team members

Dr Alice Agliano

Postdoctoral training fellow

Dr Nada Al-Saffar

Senior scientific officer

Dr Mohammad Azizian

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Theo Barfoot

Clinical scientist - Malimar

Dr Mounia Beloueche-Babari

Staff scientist

Dr Matthew Blackledge

Postdoctoral training fellow

Dr Jessica Boult

Postdoctoral training fellow

Dr Carol Box

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Lin Cheng

PhD student

Dr Yuen-Li Chung

Senior staff scientist

Daniela Ciobota

Scientific Officer T +442087224124

Craig Cummings

Research and design workshop manager

Dr Chiara Da Pieve

Senior Scientific Officer

Dr James d'Arcy

Computer officer

Dr Teresa Delgado-Goni

Postdoctoral training fellow

Dr Simon Doran

Informatics scientist

Dr Richard Edwards

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Mariama Fofana

PhD student

Joshua Freedman

PhD student

Veronica Garcia-Perez

Software engineer

Sharon Giles

MRI research radiographer

Rosie Goodburn

Clinical scientist

Dr Oliver Gurney-Champion

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Richard Holbrey

Software developer in imaging processing

Dr Yann Jamin

Paul O'Gorman Postdoctoral Fellow

Professor Dow-Mu Koh

Clinical consultant

Dr Eva Kousi

Visiting worker

Malgorzata Kucinska

Honorary appointment (PREMOLIM)

Elise Lepicard

PhD student

Dr Jin Li

Postdoctoral training fellow

Hannah MacDonald

PhD student

Justyna Maczynska

Scientific officer T +442034376374

Dr Daniel Martins

Postdoctoral training fellow

William Nguyen

PhD student

Deimante Normantaite

Scientific officer

Dr Matthew Orton

Staff scientist

Roberta Paravati

Scientific officer

Dr Harry Parkes

Higher scientific officer

Dr Raquel Perez Lopez

Clinical research fellow

James Petts

Informatics scientist

Melisa Porter

Personal assistant/Administrator

Dr Florian Raes

Postdoctoral Training Fellow T 020 8722 4409

Dr Mihaela Rata

Postdoctoral training fellow

Sue Reader

Personal assistant/Administrator

Emma Reeves

PhD student

Dr Maria Schmidt

MRI clinical scientist

Erica Scurr

MRI research radiographer

Dr Ely Shamsael

Higher Scientific Officer

Dr Nina Tunariu

Consultant

Dr David Turton

Higher Scientific Officer (ALLIANCE)

Dr Anne-Christine Wong Te Fong

Higher scientific officer

Konstantinos Zormpas-Petridis

PhD student