Group Members

Current Group Members

Group Leader 
Andrew L. Goertzen, PhD, FCCPM
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
Adjunct Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy
Coordinator, PET-CT Program
Phone: +1 (204) 975-7771
Fax: +1 (204) 977-5686
Email: Andrew.Goertzen [at] umanitoba.ca
Clinical Research Program 
Judy Patterson
Clinical Trials Coordinator
Section of Nuclear Medicine
Health Sciences Centre
Phone: +1 (204) 975-7725
Fax: +1 (204) 787-3300
Email: jpatterson [at] hsc.mb.ca
Visiting Fellows 
PhD Students 
Muhammad Salman Khan, M.Sc.
PhD Candidate
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: muhammadsalman.khan [at] umanitoba.ca
Mohammadreza (Reza) Teimoorisichani, M.Sc.
PhD Candidate
Department of Physics & Astonomy
Email: teimoorm [at] myumanitoba.ca
MSc Students 
Jawata Afnan, B.Sc.
M.Sc. Student
Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program
Email: afnanj [at] myumanitoba.ca
Ghazaleh Mosaferchi, B.Sc.
M.Sc. Student
Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program
Email: mosaferg [at] myumanitoba.ca
Shiva Shabro, B.Sc.
M.Sc. Student
Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program
Email: shabros [at] myumanitoba.ca
Devin Van Elburg, B.Sc.
M.Sc. Student
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Phone: +1 (204) 789-3478
Email: vanelbud [at] myumanitoba.ca
Interns 
Mahyar Mirrashed
High School Student Intern
Olivia Wilde
High School Student Intern

Past Group Members

Zhi Li
Mitacs Globalink Intern, 2016
Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China
Yuqing (Lily) Li
High School Student Intern, Summer 2016
Gregory Stortz, PhD
PhD Student, 2011-2016, Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of British Columbia
 Joel Toth, B.Sc.
Undergraduate Summer Student, 2015, Department of Biosystems Engineering
Research Technician, 2015-2016, Department of Radiology
Ravi Shrestha, M.Sc.
Research Technician, 2015-2016, Department of Radiology
Mahmoud Al-Abedi, M.Sc.
PhD Student, 2013-2016, Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program
Current Position: Nuclear Medicine Physicist, CancerCare Manitoba
Email: malabedi [at] cancercare.mb.ca
Graham Schellenberg, M.Sc.
M.Sc. Student, 2013-2015, Department of Physics & Astronomy
Email: gschellen [at] gmail.com
Ehsan Shams, M.Sc.
M.Sc. Student, 2012-2014, Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program
Bryan McIntosh, M.Sc.
MSc Student, 2008-2011, Department of Physics & Astronomy
PhD Student, 2012-2014, Department of Physics & Astronomy
Email: mcintoshter [at] gmail.com
Fazal ur-Rehman, PhD
PhD Student, 2008-2012
Visiting Fellow, 2012-2014
Email: fazalr [at] kfupm.edu.sa
Barbara Angelucci
Biomedical Engineering Intern, 2014
Polytech Marseille
Isabelle Delubac
Biomedical Engineering Intern, 2014
Polytech Marseille
Jonathan Thiessen, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Researcher, Department of Radiology, 2012-2014
Current Position:
PET/MR Physicist, Lawson Health Research Institute
Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario
Jonathan's Home Page
Leonid Lamwertz, M.Sc., M.B.A.
Master's Student, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, 2011-2013
Current Position:
Project Manager, Westeel, Inc.
Xuezhu Zhang, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Research, Department of Radiology, 2011-2013
Current Position:
Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of California, Davis
Email: xuezhu.zhang [at] ieee.org
Chen-Yi Liu, M.Sc.
Master's Student, Department of Physics & Astronomy, 2010-2013
Current Position:
Medical Student, National University of Singapore
Email: chenyi731231 [at] gmail.com
Eric Berg, B.Sc.(Hons.)
Undergraduate Student, Department of Physics & Astronomy, 2011-2012
Current Position:
PhD Student, University of California, Davis
Megan McClarty, B.Sc.
Undergraduate Student, Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Winnipeg, 2011
Current Position:
Graduate Student, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Manitoba
Margaux Hamonet
Biomedical Engineering Intern, 2011
École Supérieure d'Ingénieurs de Luminy
Université do la Méditerranée Aix-Marseille II
Boris Gouilleux
Biomedical Engineering Intern, 2011
École Supérieure d'Ingénieurs de Luminy
Université do la Méditerranée Aix-Marseille II
Esmat Elhami, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Researcher, Department of Radiology, 2008-2010
Current Position:
Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, University of Winnipeg
Esmat's Home Page
Rodolphe Fleury
Biomedical Engineering Intern, 2010
École Supérieure d'Ingénieurs de Luminy
Université do la Méditerranée Aix-Marseille II
Emmanuel Flicoteaux
Biomedical Engineering Intern, 2010
École Supérieure d'Ingénieurs de Luminy
Université do la Méditerranée Aix-Marseille II
Maryam Samiee, M.Sc.
Research Associate, Department of Radiology, 2007-2008
Current Position:
Clinical Engineer, Clinical Engineering Group
Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, MB