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Terence M. Peters, PhD FCCPM

Robarts Research Institute

Phone: 519-663-5777, ext. 34159
Fax: 519-664-3403

  • Senior scientist at the John P. Robarts Research Institute.
  • Professor, Medical Biophysics, Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, The University of Western Ontario.
  • Adjunct Professor, Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Computer Science, The University of Western Ontario.
  • Adjunct Professor, Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Radiology, Medical Physics Unit, McGill University.
  • Fellow of the Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine, Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine, Institute of Physics, and the American Association of Physicists in Medicine.
  • Recruited from McGill University in 1997.
  • Published 3 books, more than 95 refereed papers and 28 book chapters.
  • Serves on editorial boards for Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, Computational Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, Medical Image Analysis, and Current Medical Imaging Reviews; and review panels including Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation, CIHR, NIH, NCIC, and NSERC.
  • Research focus is on the development of models, based on dynamic images of the patient, that will allow the surgical environment to be realistically simulated to allow for the accurate planning and guidance of minimally invasive cardiac procedures.