PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

Prof.Cheng

 

EDUCATION
Ph.D. Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto (1999-2003)
Doctoral thesis: “Magnetic Resonance Imaging Monitoring of Focused Ultrasound Thermal Ablation”
Advisor: Dr. Donald B. Plewes
M.Sc. Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Calgary (1994-1997)
Masters thesis: “3D Spatio-temporal Interpolation of Digital Image Sequences using Low-order 3D IIR Filters”
Advisor: Dr. Leonard T. Bruton
B.Sc. (Distinction) Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Calgary (1990-1994)

CURRENT AFFILIATIONS
Principal Investigator, Ted Rogers Translational Biology and Engineering Program, Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research (2015-present)
Assistant Professor, Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Toronto (2014-present)
Adjunct Scientist, Physiology & Experimental Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute (2014-present)
Full Member, Cardiovascular Sciences Collaborative Program (2014-present)
Associate Member, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto (2013-present)

PREVIOUS AFFILIATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Scientist, Physiology & Experimental Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute (2008-2014)
Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto (2008-2014)
Scientist-track Investigator, Physiology & Experimental Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute (2004-2008)
MRI Physicist, Diagnostic Imaging, The Hospital for Sick Children (2003-2014)
Software and Systems Engineer, Array Systems Computing Inc., Toronto (1997-1998)
Women in Engineering and Science Research Fellow, Health Canada, Electromagnetic Group, Ottawa (1994)
Women in Engineering and Science Research Fellow, National Research Council of Canada, Photonics Group, Ottawa (1992, 1993)

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