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Dr. Sue Sue

Earlier today, our Paweena (Sue-Sue) U-Thainual has defended her PhD thesis entitled "MR image overlay: An augmented reality system for needle guidance". Sue Sue was poised and well prepared, and she had good humour. In short, she gave a terrific performance. 

Well done and well deserved, Dr. Sue Sue! 


Laura Bartha, MSc !!!

We have a new master's student in the Perk Lab: earlier today Laura Bartha has defended her thesis on "Surface Mesh-Based Ultrasound Simulator For Spinal Interventions". Upon submitting the final copy of the thesis, Laura will take a few weeks of rest and then start an exciting new job on image-guided neurosurgery navigation system development with a company in Toronto. Well done and good luck, Laura!




New doctor from the Perk Lab: Reza Seifabadi, PhD

There is a new doctor from the Perk Lab: Reza Seifabadi, PhD. Reza defended his PhD, with flying colors, on "Teleoperated MRI‐guided prostate needle placement". Reza will soon join the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at the Children’s National Hospital in Washington, DC, as the incumbent of the prestigious 2013-2014 Joseph E. Robert, Jr. Fellowship in Pediatric Surgical Innovation. Good luck, Reza!